Issue No.04 - April (2010 vol.43)
Published by the IEEE Computer Society
Karthik Kumar , Purdue University
Yung-Hsiang Lu , Purdue University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2010.98
The cloud heralds a new era of computing where application services are provided through the Internet. Cloud computing can enhance the computing capability of mobile systems, but is it the ultimate solution for extending such systems' battery lifetimes?