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WASP:ASoftware-DefinedCommunicationLayerforHybridWirelessNetworksMuradKaplan,ChenyuZheng,MatthewMonaco,EricKeller,andDouglasSickerDept.ofComputerScience,UniversityofColoradoBoulder,Colorado,[email protected],[email protected],[email protected],[email protected],[email protected],ageneralcommunicationlayerforhybridwirelessnetworkswheremultiplenetworksareusedtocomplementeachother.Inoursystem,wecapi-talizeonaninfrastructurewithaubiquitous,wide-areanet-worktohelpenablethecreationofalocalmobilead-hocnetworkinanefficient,scalable,evolvable,andmanageableway.Inparticular,inanarchitectureinspiredbysoftware-definednetworking,wedecouplethecontrolplaneanddataplaneinthemobiledevicesandshiftthecontrolplanetoacentralizedcontroller.Thecontroller,reachableviathewide-areanetwork,managesacollectionofmobiledevicesbyinformingeachdevicehowtohandletrafficbasedonneigh-borinformationprovidedbythemobiledevices.Withthis,amobilead-hocnetwor...