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BcWAN: A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things

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BcWAN : A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things. / Bezahaf, Mehdi; Cathelain, Gaëtan; Ducrocq, Tony.

Middleware '18 Proceedings of the 19th International Middleware Conference Industry. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2018. p. 54-60.

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Bezahaf, M, Cathelain, G & Ducrocq, T 2018, BcWAN: A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things. in Middleware '18 Proceedings of the 19th International Middleware Conference Industry. ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 54-60. https://doi.org/10.1145/3284028.3284036

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Bezahaf, M., Cathelain, G., & Ducrocq, T. (2018). BcWAN: A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things. In Middleware '18 Proceedings of the 19th International Middleware Conference Industry (pp. 54-60). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/3284028.3284036

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Bezahaf M, Cathelain G, Ducrocq T. BcWAN: A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things. In Middleware '18 Proceedings of the 19th International Middleware Conference Industry. New York, NY, USA: ACM. 2018. p. 54-60 https://doi.org/10.1145/3284028.3284036

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Bezahaf, Mehdi ; Cathelain, Gaëtan ; Ducrocq, Tony. / BcWAN : A Federated Low-Power WAN for the Internet of Things. Middleware '18 Proceedings of the 19th International Middleware Conference Industry. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2018. pp. 54-60

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