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A personal distributed environment for future mobile systems

Dunlop, J. and Atkinson, R.C. and Irvine, J. and Pearce, D.B. (2003) A personal distributed environment for future mobile systems. In: UNSPECIFIED.

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A Personal Distributed Environment (PDE) embraces a user-centric view of communications that take place against a backdrop of multiple user devices, each with its distinct capabilities, in physically separate locations. This paper provides an overview of a Personal Distributed Environment and some of the research issues related to the implementation of the PDE concept that are being considered in the current Mobile VCE work programme.