Google scholar arxiv informatics ads IJAIS publications are indexed with Google Scholar, NASA ADS, Informatics et. al.

Call for Paper


August Edition 2021

International Journal of Applied Information Systems solicits high quality original research papers for the August 2021 Edition of the journal. The last date of research paper submission is July 15, 2021.

Formal Modeling for Multi-Level Authentication in Sensor-Cloud Integration System

, R Monica, V. K Agrawal Published in

International Journal of Applied Information Systems
Year of Publication 2012
© 2010 by IJAIS Journal
Authors , R Monica, V. K Agrawal
Download full text
  1. R Monica and V k Agrawal. Article: Formal Modeling for Multi-Level Authentication in Sensor-Cloud Integration System. International Journal of Applied Information Systems 2(3):16-21, May 2012. BibTeX

    	author = "and R Monica and V.k Agrawal",
    	title = "Article: Formal Modeling for Multi-Level Authentication in Sensor-Cloud Integration System",
    	journal = "International Journal of Applied Information Systems",
    	year = 2012,
    	volume = 2,
    	number = 3,
    	pages = "16-21",
    	month = "May",
    	note = "Published by Foundation of Computer Science, New York, USA"


Recent developments in sensor networking emphasized the need for integration of sensor networks with the cloud. This improves the processing power and battery life of the sensor nodes. Once the sensor data is routed to the cloud, possible measures need to be adopted to secure the sensor data. Thus, strict authentication checks have to be provided to facilitate authorized customers to utilize the services provided by the cloud in the form of sensor data. In this paper, we present an authentication system by employing the multi-level authentication technique in securing the sensor data in cloud. This technique generates/authenticates the password in multiple levels to access cloud services. Thus, the proposed scheme helps in improving the authentication level by order of magnitude as compared to the existing technique. We modeled the proposed system using Petri nets.


  1. . Center Bo Wang, HongYu Xing "The Application of Cloud Computing in Education Informatization, Modern Educational Tech. . . " Computer Science and Service System (CSSS), 2011 International Conference on IEEE, 27-29 June 2011, 978-1-4244-9762-1, pp 2673 – 2676.
  2. . NIST Definition http://www. au. af. mil/au/awc/awcgate/nist/cloud-def-v15. doc
  3. Cloud Computing services & comparisons http://www. thbs. com/pdfs/Comparison%20of%20Cloud%20computing%20services. pdf
  4. A Framework of Sensor - Cloud Integration Opportunities and Challenges, Mohammad Mehedi Hassan, Biao Song, Eui-Nam Huh, Published in: • Proceeding ICUIMC '09 Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Ubiquitous Information Management and Communication ACM New York, NY, USA ©2009, ISBN: 978-1-60558-405-8.
  5. Maumita Bandyopadhyay, Parama Bhaumik, "Zone Based Ant Colony Routing in Mobile Ad-hoc Network", IEEE conference, 2010
  6. Zone based ant colony routing for MANET to improve the performance By Dr. H Sarojadevi, Bhuvaneshwari Patil.
  7. Mesut G¨unes¸, Udo Sorges, Imed Bouazizi, " ARA – The Ant-Colony Based Routing Algorithm for MANETs ", International Workshop on Ad Hoc Networking, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 18-21, 2002.
  8. Rinku Sen. , "Exchanging of Information between Cloud Computing Server and Sensor Node for Effective Application Development", ISDMISC 2011
  9. Selcuk Okdem and Dervis Karaboga; "Routing in Wireless Sensor Network using Ant Colony Optimisation using Routing Chip"; Sensors, vol. 9, pp. 909-921, 2009
  10. Petri Net Theory and the Modeling of Systems, James Lyle Peterson, publisher: prentice-hall
  11. Multi-level Authentication Technique for Accessing Cloud Services, Dinesha H A and Dr. V. K. Agrawal, IEEE, International Conference of Computing, Communications and Applications, PSNA College of engineering and technology, Dindigul, Tamilnadu.
  12. "Wireless Sensor-Cloud Integration Using Ant Colony Routing Algorithm", R Monica , Dinesha H A and Dr. V. K. Agrawal, International conference on Cloud Computing and Service Engineering CLUSE 2012, R. R College of Engineering, Bangalore


Ant Colony Routing Algorithm, Multi-level Authentication Technique, Sensor Cloud Integration.