Friday, December 20, 2013

[DMANET] CfP SIGCOMM Workshop on Distributed Cloud Computing

Workshop on Distributed Cloud Computing (DCC)

co-located with ACM SIGCOMM 2014 in Chicago, USA, August 2014


Submissions due: 1 March 2014
Notification of acceptance: 15 April 2014
Camera-ready papers due: 15 May 2014
Workshop: 22 August 2014


The DCC workshop is interdisciplinary and touches both distributed systems
and networking aspects
as well as cloud computing. We want to attract both industry relevant papers
as well as papers
from academic researchers working on the foundations of the distributed

DCC 2014 accepts high-quality papers related to the distributed cloud which
fall into at least one of the following categories:

- Novel ideas on how to design and operate/manage the distributed cloud

- Foundations and principles of distributed cloud computing

- Optimization and algorithms

- Architectural models, prototype implementations and applications

- Virtualization technology and enablers (network virtualization,
software-defined networking)

- Experience with existing deployments and measurements (public, private,
hybrid, federated environments)

- Service and resource specification, languages, and formal verification

- Economics and pricing


Submissions are single-blind and should not exceed 6 pages in length (in ACM
For an accepted paper, at least one author must attend the workshop.


Yvonne Coady, Uni Victoria, Canada
James Kempf, Ericsson Research, Silicon Valley, USA
Rick McGeer, HP Enterprise Services and US IGNITE, USA
Stefan Schmid, Telekom Innovation Laboratories (T-Labs) & TU Berlin, Germany


Thais Batista, UFRN, Brazil
Raouf Boutaba, University of Waterloo, Canada
Andre Brinkmann, University of Mainz, Germany
Marco Canini, Universite catholique de Louvain, Belgium
Justin Cappos, New York University, USA
Paolo Costa, Microsoft Research, UK
Xenofontas Dimitropoulos, FORTH and ETH Zurich, Greece and Switzerland
Erik Elmroth, Umea University and Elastisys, Sweden
Pascal Felber, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland
Anja Feldmann, TU Berlin, Germany
Nate Foster, Cornell University, USA
Alex Galis, University College London, UK
Wolfgang Gentzsch, Chairman ISC Cloud and Co-Founder of The UberCloud,
Indranil Gupta, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
Aman Kansal, Microsoft Research, USA
Holger Karl, University of Paderborn, Germany
Petr Kuznetsov, Telecom ParisTech, France
Bob Melander, CISCO, USA
Joe Mambretti, Northwestern University, USA
Gabriel Mateescu, EURAC Research, Italy
Christine Morin, INRIA, France
Paul Müller, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
Seffi Naor, Technion, Israel
Akihiro Nakao, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Max Ott, NICTA, Australia
Danny Raz, Technion, Israel
Robert Ricci, University of Utah, USA
Djamel Sadok, UFPE, Brazil
Srini Seetharaman, Deutsche Telekom Innovation Center, USA
Upendra Sharma, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, USA
Randy Sobie, University of Victoria, Canada
Jukka Suomela, Aalto University, Finland
Timothy Wood, George Washington University, USA

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