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The Book of Fog and Edge Computing for Beginners involves exchange the latest fundamental advances in the state of the art and practice of Edge computing, identify emerging research topics, and define the future of Edge computing. The Book of Fog and Edge Computing for Beginners covers topics related the localized resource sharing and connections with the cloud.

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About the Book

About the Book

A Book of Fog and Edge Computing for Beginners publish the latest and outstanding original content in all the areas of Edge Computing & Fog computing and introduction of other computing techniques.  It covers a broad range of topics including but not limited to,

-Architecture of Edge Computing systems
- Public and Private Mobile Clouds in Edge Computing
- Software of Edge Computing
- Hybrid clouds in Edge Computing
- Programming the Edge Computing
- Functionality of Edge Computing systems
- Communication among Edges of an Edge Computing system
- Communication between Edges and central cloud in an Edge Computing system
- Migration services in Edge Computing systems
- Workflows in Edge Computing
- Green Edge Computing
- Reliability in Edge Computing systems
- Availability in Edge Computing systems
- Security and Privacy in Edge Computing systems
- Trust in Edge Computing
- Quality of Service in Edge Computing
- Pricing and Billing in Edge Computing
- Applications of Edge Computing
- Mission critical Edge Computing

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Page Charges: Authors are required to pay a page charge of $499 USD per published Chapter upon notification of assessment at page proofs.
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Citation: First writer, Second writer & third writer, ( 2015). Chapter title. A text book of Xxxxxxxxxx, X(X), XXX-XXX. doi:10.4273/PENCIS.7.4.10

*Correspondence: Dr. Willy Chou, Department of Recreation and Health-Care Management and Institute of Recreation Industry Management, Chia Nan University of Pharmacy, Tainan, Taiwan. Tel: 886-6-2812811, email:

 Received: XX August 20XX Revised: XX September 20XX, Accepted: XX October 20XX

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  3. Zines, L., Davies, P. M., & Ricketson, S. Chapters in Books. Recent Developments in the Judicial Interpretation of the Australian, 180, 250.
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