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IEEE Globecom 2014 Workshop
on
Cloud Computing Systems, Networks, and Applications (CCSNA)

Organized in conjunction with

IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2014)

8-12 December 2014, Austin, Texas, USA

Technical program

9:00 -9:45

(45 mins)

K1: Keynote 1

Chair: Andrew Rindos, IBM, USA

Speaker: Mac Devine
"The Perfect Storm Intensifies - The Convergence of BigData, Cloud and the Internet of Things is Now at Full Strength"

9:45 -10:30

(45 mins)

K2: Keynote 2 

Chair: Andrew Rindos, IBM, USA

Speaker: Kishor Trivedi
“Capacity Planning for Infrastructure-as-a-Service Cloud”

10:30 - 10:45

(15 mins)

Break

10:45 -12:20

(1 hrs 35 mins)

S1: Sustainable Cloud Computing

Chair: TBA

S2: Security in Cloud Systems

Chair: TBA

Context-oriented Opportunistic Cloud Offload Processing for Energy Conservation in Wireless Devices

  • Constandinos X. Mavromoustakis, University of Nicosia, Cyprus
  • George Mastorakis and Athina Bourdena, Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Greece
  • Evangelos Pallis, Technological Educational Insitute of Crete, Greece
  • Georgios Kormentzas, University of the Aegean, Greece
  • Joel J. P. C. Rodrigues, Instituto de Telecomunicações, University of Beira Interior, Portugal
  • Lin Gu, The University of Aizu, Japan

Cloud-based Secure Health Monitoring: Optimizing Fully-Homomorphic Encryption for Streaming Algorithms

  • Alex Page, University of Rochester, USA
  • Ovunc Kocabas, University of Rochester, USA
  • Scott Ames, University of Rochester, USA
  • Muthuramakrishnan Venkitasubramaniam, University of Rochester, USA
  • Tolga Soyata, University of Rochester, USA

Green Cloud Architecture: Low Power Routers for an Energy-Aware Data Transport

  • Fatoumata B. Kasse, Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar, Senegal
  • Bamba Gueye, Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar, Senegal
  • Halima Elbiaze, University of Quebec at Montreal, Canada

Practical runtime security mechanisms for an aPaaS cloud

  • Mehmet Tahir Sandikkaya, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey
  • Bahadır Odevci, Imona Technologies Ltd., Turkey
  • Tolga Ovatman, Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Survivable Mapping for Multicast Virtual Network under Single Regional Failure

  • Dan Liao, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Gang Sun, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Vishal Anand, The College at Brockport, State University of New York, USA
  • Kexiang Xiao, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China

A survey of common security vulnerabilities and corresponding countermeasures for SaaS

  • Donghoon Kim, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Mladen A Vouk, North Carolina State University, USA

Energy-Aware Offloading in Mobile Cloud Systems with Delay Considerations

  • Markos Anastasopoulos, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Anna Tzanakaki, University of Bristol, United Kingdom
  • Dimitra Simeonidou, University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Web Bugs in the Cloud: Feasibility Study of A New Form of EDoS Attack

  • Natalija Vlajic, York University, Canada
  • Armin Slopek, York University, Canada

12:20 – 13:30

(1 hrs 10 min)

Lunch

13:30-15:30

(2 hrs)

S3. Topics in Cloud Computing

Chair: TBA

S4. Resource Management in Clouds

Chair: TBA

Column Generation based-Approach for IaaS Aware Networked Edge Data-Centers

  • Abdallah Jarray, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Javier Salazar, University of Paris Descartes & University of Ottawa, France
  • Ahmed Karmouch, University of Ottawa, Canada
  • Jocelyne Elias, University of Paris Descartes & Sorbonne Paris Cité, France
  • Ahmed Mehaoua, University of Paris Descartes, France

Release-Time Aware VM Placement

  • Mehiar Dabbagh, Oregon State University, USA
  • Bechir Hamdaoui, Oregon State University, USA
  • Mohsen Guizani, QU, USA
  • Ammar Rayes, Cisco / San Jose State University, USA

MLFS:A Multiple Layers Share File System for Cloud Computing

  • Xiao Zhang, Northwestern Polytechnical University, P.R. China
  • Wan Guo, Northwestern Polytechnical University, P.R. China
  • Zhanhuai Li, Northwestern Polytechnical University, P.R. China
  • Xiaonan Zhao, Northwestern Polytechnical University, P.R. China
  • Xiao Qin, Auburn University, USA

RSU Cloud and its Resource Management in support of Enhanced Vehicular Applications

  • Mohammad Ali Salahuddin, University of Quebec at Montreal & Concordia University, Canada
  • Ala Al-Fuqaha, Western Michigan University, USA
  • Mohsen Guizani, QU, USA
  • Soumaya Cherkaoui, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

Enhancing User Experience for Multi-Screen Social TV Streaming over Wireless Networks

  • Huazi Zhang, Nanyang Technological University, P.R. China
  • Yichao Jin, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Weiwen Zhang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Yonggang Wen, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Opportunistic Provisioning for Multicast Virtual Network Requests

  • Dan Liao and Gang Sun, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Vishal Anand, The College at Brockport, State University of New York, USA
  • Hongfang Yu and Kexiang Xiao, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China

Multi-objective ACO Virtual Machine Placement in Cloud Computing Environments

  • Mohammadhossein Malekloo, École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS), Canada
  • Nadjia Kara, École de Technologie Supérieure, Canada

Advanced Resource Reservation and QoS Based Refunding in Cloud Federation

  • Mohammad Aazam, Kyung Hee University & IEEE, Korea

AXaaS: Case for Acceleration as a Service

  • Nathaniel Powers, University of Rochester, USA
  • Alexander Alling, University of Rochester, USA
  • Regina Gyampoh-Vidogah, Independent Researcher, United Kingdom
  • Tolga Soyata, University of Rochester, USA

Dynamic Resource Allocation for Video Transcoding with QoS Guaranteeing in Cloud-based DASH System

  • Yongyi Ran, University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Jian Yang, University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Enzhong Yang, University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Shuangwu Chen, University of Science and Technology of China, P.R. China

Survivable Mapping for Multicast Virtual Network under Single Regional Failure

  • Dan Liao and Gang Sun, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China
  • Vishal Anand, The College at Brockport, State University of New York, USA
  • Kexiang Xiao, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, P.R. China

A survey of common security vulnerabilities and corresponding countermeasures for SaaS

  • Donghoon Kim, North Carolina State University, USA
  • Mladen A Vouk, North Carolina State University, USA

15:30 - 15:40

(10 min)

Break

15:40-17:00

(1 hrs 20 mins)

Panel Session

Chair: Andrew Rindos, IBM, USA

Panelists: Mac Devine (IBM, USA) Kishor Trivedi (Duke University, USA) Mladen Vouk (North Carolina State University, USA)

Interactive Sessions

IS1 (10:45-11:20)

An Architecture for Co-ordinated Monitoring for Multi-provider Cloud Platforms

  • Ishan Vaishnavi, Huawei Research Centre, Germany
  • Riccardo Guerzoni, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. & European Research Center, Germany
  • Sergio A. Beker, Telecom Operator, Germany

Adaptive SLA-based Elasticity Management Algorithms for a Virtualized IP Multimedia Subsystem

  • Hani Nemati, École de Technologie Supérieure, Canada
  • Arjun Singhvi, PES Institute of Technology, India
  • Nadjia Kara, École de Technologie Supérieure, Canada
  • May El Barachi, Zayed University, UAE

Securing Offloading Process within Small Cell Cloud-based Mobile Networks

  • Matej Rohlik, Czech Technical University in Prague & Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Czech Republic
  • Tomas Vanek, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic

Performance evaluation of a SDN/OpenFlow-based Distributed Mobility Management (DMM) approach in virtualized LTE systems

  • Luca Valtulina, SpeakUp, The Netherlands
  • Morteza Karimzadeh, University of Twente, The Netherlands
  • Georgios Karagiannis, University of Twente, The Netherlands
  • Geert Heijenk, University of Twente, The Netherlands
  • Aiko Pras, University of Twente, The Netherlands

IS2 (13:30-14:50)

Dynamic Break even pricing for Cloud Federation

  • Bassem El Zant, Telecom ParisTech (Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications), France
  • Maurice Gagnaire, Telecom ParisTech (Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications) & Institut Telecom, France

Optimal Dataset Allocation in Distributed Heterogeneous Clouds

  • Min Yoon, Iowa State University, USA
  • Ahmed E. Kamal, Iowa State University, USA

Performance of Multi-tenant Virtual Networks in OpenStack-based Cloud Infrastructures

  • Franco Callegati, Universita` di Bologna, Italy
  • Walter Cerroni, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Chiara Contoli, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Giuliano Santandrea, University of Bologna, Italy

MOSt-CB: SLA Enforcement and Smart VNE (Virtual Network Embedding) in a Multi Cloud Providers Environment

  • Mustapha Ait-idir, University of Evry Val d'Essonne, France
  • El Hadi Cherkaoui, IBISC Lab University of Evry Val d'Essonne France, France
  • Elie Rachkidi, University of Evry Val d'Essonne & Lebanese University, France
  • Nada Chendeb Taher, Lebanese University, Lebanon
  • Agoulmine Nazim, University of Evry Val d'Essonne, France