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THREAD. A figurative expression used to signify the central line of a stream or water course. Harg. Tracts, 5; 4 Mason's Rep. 397; Holt's R. 490. Vide Filum aguae; Island; Water course; River.

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6LowPAN (IPv6 Low-power wireless Personal Area Network) es una tecnologia inalambrica basada en IP.
Other solutions such as 6LoWPAN or ZigBee offer lower data rates, thus making real-time applications not possible.
A suitable glue has been used to integrate the transceiver with the IPv6 stack, also containing the 6LoWPAN header compression and adaptation layer for IEEE 802.15.4 links [20].
Edge-router/gateway requires two separate hardware types to fulfill its operations: one to have communication with 6LoWPAN network and the other to provide interconnection between 6LoWPAN and external IP networks.
Performance analysis of objective function MRHOF and OF0 in routing protocol RPL IPV6 over low power wireless personal area networks (6LoWPAN).
The concept of MANET refers to wireless data networks that operate from the collaborative work of the nodes involved, which in this case are exclusively mobile devices such as smartphones, smartwatch and tablets, with antennas that have limited coverage and support technologies such as WiFi 802.11, Bluetooth (Parker, 2011), ZigBee (ZigBee Alliance, 2016), 6LoWPAN (Shelby & Awasthi, 2013).
Jara, "A Network Mobility Solution Based on 6LoWPAN Hospital Wireless Sensor Network (NEMO-HWSN)," 2013 Seventh International Conference on Innovative Mobile and Internet Services in Ubiquitous Computing, Taichung, 2013, pp.
Bormann, "Neighbor Discovery Optimization for IPv6 over Low-Power Wireless Personal Area Networks (6LoWPANs)," RFC Editor, RFC 6775, 2012.
One of the solutions is 6LoWPAN, which incorporates IPv6 with low power personal area networks.
It is implemented into the sensor network that uses the IEEE 802.15.4 standard and the 6LoWPAN adaptation layer.
Luo, "6LoWPAN: a study on QoS security threats and countermeasures using intrusion detection system approach," International Journal of Communication Systems, vol.
proposed a solution for communicating devices that monitor the health of a bridge, whereby a 6LoWPAN was used [32].