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Towards a Distributed Crisis Response Communication System

Posted by LeighJaschke on Jul 06, 2009
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Bradler, Dirk; Schiller, Benjamin; Aitenbichler, Erwin; Liebau, Nicolas
Publication Date: 
May 2009
Publication Type: 
Report/White paper

Reliable communication systems are one of the key success factors for a successful first response mission.
Current crisis response communication systems suffer from damaged or destroyed infrastructure or are just
overstressed in the case of a large scale disaster. We provide an outline for a distributed communication
approach, which fulfills the requirements of first responders. It is based on a layered network topology and
current technology used in research projects or already established products. In addition, we propose a testing
framework for the evaluation of a crisis response communication system