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    CCNS 2012 - Special Issue on "Cloud Computing, Networking, and Service (CCNS) Management"

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    Category CCNS 2012

    Deadline: June 15, 2011 | Date: September 30, 2012

    Venue/Country: Call for Papers, U.S.A

    Updated: 2011-02-15 12:16:59 (GMT+9)

    Call For Papers - CFP

    Springer Journal of Network and Systems Management


    Special Issue on "Cloud Computing, Networking, and Service (CCNS) Management"

    CfP URL:

    Paper submission date: June 15, 2011

    Impact Factor: 1.356 (Q1 in Telecommunications and Q2 in Computer

    Science, Information Systems), Journal Citation Reports, Thomson


    Cloud computing, networking, and their related service management

    including grid computing (as appropriate) have recently emerged out of

    marketing hype to viable computing/networking tools for reducing

    infrastructure deployment and service management costs without

    sacrificing the quality of service/experience (QoS/E).

    Although the virtualization of computing and networking resources, and

    their self-organizing interconnection is at the heart of it, the

    methods/mechanisms/tools that are used to expose (visualization)

    resources and their utilization (the application programming

    interfaces of APIs) for developing anything (*) as a service (*aaS)

    are still ad-hoc and/or proprietary in nature. Security, privacy, and

    multi-tenancy support requirements add another dimension to the

    already complex set of Cloud ?computing and networking? management


    This JNSM SI on CCNS management will include invited and

    referee-recommended papers on the following topics:

    - Cloud Applications and Services

    --> Any computing, data-storing, and networking as a service

    - API for enabling Cloud-based Services

    --> Public, Private, and Hybrid (toolkit approach) APIs

    - Virtualization (of any and all resources) and Hosting

    --> Virtualization of Clients/Desktop, Applications, Services, and Databases

    --> Distributed Intra- and Inter-Domain Storage/FileSystems/Database

    --> Distributed Intra- and Inter-Domain Scheduling of resources

    --> Resources Mobility and Multi-tenancy

    - Protocols and Interoperability

    --> Adaptive Protocols for Generic Cloud Services

    --> Inter-Domain Service-Specific Adaptive Protocols

    - Private, Public, Community, Hybrid Clouds

    --> Addressability, Networking Extensions, Service Quality Agreement

    - Cloud Service Logging and Monitoring

    --> Including Auditing and Verification

    - Soft and Hard Privacy and Security for Cloud-based Services

    --> Process, Practice and Mechanisms

    - Risk, Resiliency, and SLA (RRS) of Services in Clouds

    --> Risk-tolerance, MMTF, MMTR, etc. for Components and Apps/Services


    - Cloud Service and Infrastructure Management

    --> Including Visualization, Automation, Debugging and Diagnosis

    - Reports from CCNS management Experiments and Filed Deployments

    --> University, Consortia, Industry/ Field Trials, etc.

    - Mobility Management in Cloud Computing

    --> Cloud service hosting mobility and service migration

    --> Elastic computing using mobile codes

    - Policy management in Cloud computing

    --> Regulations and export control of using Cloud computing

    Important dates

    Paper submission date: June 15, 2011

    Notification of acceptance: November 30, 2011

    Final paper due: April 15, 2012

    Publication date: September 2012

    Guest Editors

    - Bhumip Khasnabish, ZTE USA, Inc. (

    - Dijiang Huang, Arizona State University, USA (

    - Xiaoying Bai, Tsinghua University, China (

    - Paolo Bellavista, Università degli Studi di Bologna, Italy


    - Bruno Schulze, National Lab. for Scientific Computing - LNCC, Brazil


    - Gregorio Martinez, University of Murcia, Spain (

    - Nikos Antonopoulos, University of Derby, UK (


    Gregorio Martinez, PhD

    University of Murcia, Spain

    Keywords: Accepted papers list. Acceptance Rate. EI Compendex. Engineering Index. ISTP index. ISI index. Impact Factor.
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