Dependable Community-Cloud Framework for Smartphones
American Journal of Networks and Communications
Volume 4, Issue 4, August 2015, Pages: 95-103
Received: Jul. 11, 2015; Accepted: Jul. 21, 2015; Published: Aug. 5, 2015
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Arnold Adimabua Ojugo, Dept. of Math/Computer, Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun, Delta State, Nigeria
Fidelis Obukowho Aghware, Dept. of Computer Science Education, College of Education, Agbor, Delta State, Nigeria
Rume Elizabeth Yoro, Dept. of Computer Sci., Delta State Polytechnic, Ogwashi-Uku, Delta State, Nigeria
Mary Oluwatoyin Yerokun, Dept. of Computer Sci. Education, Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria
Andrew Okonji Eboka, Dept. of Computer Sci. Education, Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria
Christiana Nneamaka Anujeonye, Dept. of Computer Sci. Education, Federal College of Education (Technical), Asaba, Delta State, Nigeria
Fidelia Ngozi Efozia, Prototype Engineering Development Institute, Fed. Ministry of Science Technology, Osun State, Nigeria
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Cloud computing enable users to access ubiquitous, on-demand, convenient and shared resource (apps and storage) – as rapidly released by a provider with minimal managed effort. The increased growth of user access to mobile smartphones from 42.5% in 2013 to 78.9% by 2013 and the advent of Androids has made smartphones a preferred choice over PCs due to its design, portability, speed, functionality and Internet access ease – all of which continues to pose significant risk to user data security with high vulnerability to attacks. With its implication to work related functions and biz issues, it exposes sensitive data to adversaries. The study thus, describes a support tool named PushCloud that lets users account the ability to sign-in and perform backup functions on contacts, messages, picture files, documents, videos and recorded voice amongst others. Its other benefit is in the fact that it pools together cloud service providers and allows users a cross platform with minimal price difference. The system helps address security related issue from a user’s end via AES-256 encryption on an integrated cloud model, explores its storage capability to guarantee data recovery with a remote server (BDC) for back- and front-end data storage ease.
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Arnold Adimabua Ojugo, Fidelis Obukowho Aghware, Rume Elizabeth Yoro, Mary Oluwatoyin Yerokun, Andrew Okonji Eboka, Christiana Nneamaka Anujeonye, Fidelia Ngozi Efozia, Dependable Community-Cloud Framework for Smartphones, American Journal of Networks and Communications. Vol. 4, No. 4, 2015, pp. 95-103. doi: 10.11648/j.ajnc.20150404.13
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