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Performance aware and cost oriented Adaptive e-Learning framework

Molnar, Andreea Maria and Muntean, Cristina Hava (2009) Performance aware and cost oriented Adaptive e-Learning framework. In: Proceedings of the IADIS International Conference on e-Learning. International Association for Development of the Information Society (IADIS), pp. 255-262. ISBN 9789728924836

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Nowadays learners have access to multiple wireless networks from the same hand held device challenging them to choose the best network in terms of cost and performance. However, the Internet billing plans are still difficult to understand, predict and control by most users. This paper presents a user oriented adaptive e-learning framework which takes into consideration: (i) the learner profile when content adaptation is done, (ii) user device that can have multiple wireless connections with different characteristics, (iii) how much the learner is willing to pay, and (iv) the network delivery performance. The goal is to ensure that the learner gets educational content that best suits his/her profile and that content will be delivered over the network which assures the best delivery performance, maintaining also a small price for getting the requested information.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > Electronic computers. Computer science
T Technology > T Technology (General) > Information Technology > Electronic computers. Computer science
Divisions: School of Computing > Staff Research and Publications
Depositing User: Caoimhe Ní Mhaicín
Date Deposited: 19 May 2014 16:35
Last Modified: 19 May 2014 16:35

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