IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking
22-24 October 2018 – Tokyo, Japan

Call for Papers

Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical papers using the EDAS. Submissions must be in IEEE single-spaced double-column style with a length limitation of 6 pages (including title, abstract, all figures, tables, and references. see Paper Submission Guidelines) for full papers (oral presentation) and 3 pages for short papers (poster presentation). Maximum one additional page with over length page charge of 10,000 JPY is allowed. Papers exceeding 7 pages will not be accepted at EDAS. Accepted papers will be submitted to IEEExplore.
The Best Paper(s) will be recommended to be publish as extended journal paper(s) in IEICE Transactions on Communications. The Best Student Paper Award will be granted to outstanding paper(s) authored by a student as the first author.

Download: cloudnet2018-cfp.pdf


Important Dates

Paper submission:   15 May 2018   12 June 2018 (firm deadline)

Acceptance notification:   17 August 2018

Author registration:   31 August 2018

Camera-ready paper:   30 August 2018   5 September 2018


Conference topics include (but are not limited to)

  • Cloud network and resource management
    • Data Center Network Optimization and Management
    • Reliability of Data Center Network and Architecture
    • Energy-Efficient Datacenters and Networks
    • Cloud Traffic Characterization and Measurements
    • Cloud Traffic Engineering and Control-Plane Architectures
    • Data Flow Management and Load Balancing
    • Cloud computing and cloud storage
    • Energy-Efficient Datacenters and Networks
  • Cloud network and virtualization
    • Data Center Networks
    • Virtual Ethernet Switching, Data Center Bridging
    • Green Data Centers and Cloud Networking
    • Mobile Cloud Networking
    • Virtualization of Network Equipment
    • Software-Defined Networking
    • Network Function Virtualization
    • Middleware and Middleboxes
  • Cloud network and supported services
    • Big Data Management
    • Data Analytics in Cloud
    • Network Services to support IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS
    • Unified User and Machine Mobility Management
    • Content and Service Distribution in Multilocation
    • Complementing Edge Computing with Data Center Networks
  • Cloud network architecture
    • Distributed Data Center Architectures
    • Internet Routing of Cloud data
    • Intra-Cloud vs Inter-Cloud Management
    • Cloud Federation and Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud network security and privacy
    • Security, Privacy, and Confidentiality in Cloud Networking
    • Cloud data provenance and data loss protection
    • Cloud storage security
    • Cloud network intrusion detection/prevention
    • Distributed firewall in cloud and DPI