5th International ICST Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services

Research Article

SimCon: a tool for modeling context sources for rapid evaluation of pervasive applications using virtual reality

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/ICST.MOBIQUITOUS2008.4183,
        author={Kris McGlinn and Eleanor O'Neill and David  Lewis},
        title={SimCon: a tool for modeling context sources for rapid evaluation of pervasive applications using virtual reality},
        proceedings={5th International ICST Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services},
        publisher={ICST},
        proceedings_a={MOBIQUITOUS},
        year={2010},
        month={5},
        keywords={Pervasive computing ubiquitous computing context-aware computing user-centred design and evaluation 3D virtual environment.},
        doi={10.4108/ICST.MOBIQUITOUS2008.4183}
    }
    
  • Kris McGlinn
    Eleanor O'Neill
    David Lewis
    Year: 2010
    SimCon: a tool for modeling context sources for rapid evaluation of pervasive applications using virtual reality
    MOBIQUITOUS
    ICST
    DOI: 10.4108/ICST.MOBIQUITOUS2008.4183
Kris McGlinn1,*, Eleanor O'Neill1,*, David Lewis1,*
  • 1: Knowledge and Data Engineering Group, Department of Computer Science, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2, Ireland.
*Contact email: Kris.McGlinn@cs.tcd.ie, Eleanor.O'Neill@cs.tcd.ie, Dave.Lewis@cs.tcd.ie

Abstract

Here we present the SimCon tool to enable evaluators of pervasive applications to rapidly place and configure context sources within a Virtual Reality Environment to conduct repeatable evaluations early in the development life cycle.