A description of 'ubiquitous computer' is presented. Ubiquitous computers imply portable computers embedded into everyday objects, which would replace personal computers. Ubiquitous computers can be mapped into a three-tier scheme, differentiated by processor performance and flexibility of function. The power consumption of mobile devices is one of the most important design considerations. The size of a wearable system is often a design limitation.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||IEE Electronics Systems and Software|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Feb 2004|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Control and Systems Engineering
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering