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Digital Object Identifier (DOI) : 10.14569/IJACSA.2015.060723
Article Published in International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), Volume 6 Issue 7, 2015.
Abstract: Mobile Ad-hoc Network (MANET) is the collection of mobile nodes without requiring of any infrastructure. Mobile nodes in MANET are operating as a router and MANET network topology can change quickly. Due to nodes in the network are mobile and thus can move randomly and organize arbitrarily regardless of the directions that generate great complexity in routing traffic from source to destination. To communicate with other nodes MANET nodes contain multiple applications and it needs the different level of data traffic. While data communicate different routing protocols require whereas every node must act as a router. Nowadays, different routing protocols have available for MANET. MANET protocols designed and implemented at the network layer have vital roles that affect the application running at the application layer. In this paper, the performance of On Demand Distance Vector (AODV), Dynamic Source Routing (DSR) and Geographic Routing Protocol (GRP) will be evaluated. The main purpose of this research is to analyze the performance of MANET routing protocols to identify “Which routing protocol has ability to provide the best performance to transfer FTP Application in high mobility case under low, medium and high density scenario?”. The performance analyze with respect to Average End-to-End Delay, Media Access Delay, Network Load, Retransmission Attempt and Throughput. All simulations have been done using OPNET. On the basis of results show that the GRP gives better performance in End-to-End Delay, Media Access Delay, and Retransmission Attempt when varying network size and provide the best Throughput in small and medium network size. Simulation results verify that AODV gives better Throughput in a large network and lower Network Load in small and medium network size compared to GRP. DSR produces low Average Network load as compared to other protocols. The overall study of the FTP application shows that the performance of theses routing protocols differences by varying number of nodes and node speed. This paper results will produce enough information to identify the best routing protocol for MANET to transfer FTP application.
Ako Muhammad Abdullah, “Investigating on Mobile Ad-Hoc Network to Transfer FTP Application” International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications(IJACSA), 6(7), 2015. http://dx.doi.org/10.14569/IJACSA.2015.060723