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Dynamic Management of Traffic Signals through Social IoT

MS Roopa, S Ayesha Siddiq, R Buyya, KR Venugopal, SS Iyengar, LM Patnaik

Procedia Computer Science | Elsevier | Published : 2020


Traffic congestion is a major threat to transportation sector in every urban city around the world. This causes many adverse effects like, heavy fuel consumption, increased waiting time, pollution, etc. and pose an eminent challenge to the movement of emergency vehicles. To achieve better driving we proceed towards a trending research field called Social Internet of Vehicles (SIoV). A social network paradigm that permits the establishment of social relationships among every vehicle in the network or with any road infrastructure can be radically helpful. This holds as the aim of SIoV, to be beneficial for the drivers, in improving the road safety, avoiding mishaps, and have a friendly-driving..

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