Important Dates

Paper registration deadline:
February 1, 2010

Submission deadline:
February 10, 2010

Acceptance notification: 
April 16, 2010

Final version:
June 1, 2010

September 7-9, 2010




Preliminary Program

Tuesday, 7 September
08:30 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:45 Opening
09:45 - 10:30 Keynote 1: Roberto Kung, Orange Labs, France
Designing Future Networks: Challenges and Opportunities for a Network Operator
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 TS 1: Content Distribution & P2P
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:15 Keynote 2: John Post, IBM Benelux, The Netherlands
IBM Global Technology Outlook
14:15 - 15:45 TS 2: Wireless Network Optimisation
15:45 - 16:15 Coffee break
16:15 - 17:45 TS 3: Congestion Control, Routing & Signaling
18:00 - 19:15 Welcome reception

Wednesday, 8 September
09:00 - 09:45 Keynote 3: Ed Knightly, Rice University, USA
Urban-Scale Wireless Access from MHz to THz
09:45 - 10:30 Keynote 4: Anja Feldmann, Deutsche Telekom, Germany
An Opportunity for ISP and Application Collaboration
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 TS 4: Algorithm Design & Network Graphs
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:00 TS 5: Multi-Path Transport & Routing
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 16:35 TS 6: Network Economics & Pricing
16:35 - 17:40 TS 7: Application-Level Traffic Classification
18:30 - 23:00 Social event + dinner

Thursday, 9 September
09:00 - 09:45 Keynote 5: Don Towsley, University of Massachusetts, USA
Towards a Network Measurement Science
09:45 - 10:30 Keynote 6: Pablo Rodriguez, Telefonica, Spain
It's Financial Times, Network Financial Times
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break
11:00 - 12:30 TS 8: Performance Analysis
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:15 TS 9: Traffic Analysis & Measurement
15:15 - 15:30 Best Paper Awards
15:30 - 15:45 Closing session + Outlook ITC 23

ITC 22 Technical Sessions

Tuesday, 7 September

TS 1: Content Distribution & P2P

  • Efficiency of Caches for Content Distribution in the Internet
    Gerhard Hasslinger (Deutsche Telekom, DE); Oliver Hohlfeld (TU Berlin, DE)
  • On Resource Aware Algorithms in Epidemic Live Streaming
    Fabien Mathieu (Orange Labs, FR); Diego Perino (Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, FR)
  • Segmented P2P Video-on-Demand: Modeling and Performance
    Samuli Aalto (TKK Helsinki University of Technology, FI); Pasi Lassila (Helsinki University of Technology, FI); Petri Savolainen (Helsinki Institute for Information Technology, FI); Sasu Tarkoma (University of Helsinki, FI)
  • Tunable Privacy for Access-Controlled Data in Peer-to-Peer Systems
    Rammohan Narendula (EPFL, Switzerland, CH); Thanasis Papaioannou (EPFL, CH); Zoltan Miklos (EPFL, CH); Karl Aberer (EPFL, CH)

TS 2: Wireless Network Optimisation

  • Balancing SRPT Prioritization vs Opportunistic Gain in Wireless Systems with Flow Dynamics
    Bilal Sadiq (The University of Texas at Austin, US); Gustavo de Veciana (The University of Texas at Austin, US)
  • Distributed Radio Resource Allocation for the Downlink of Multi-Cell OFDMA Radio Systems
    Marco Moretti (Università di Pisa, IT); Alfredo Todini (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT); Andrea Baiocchi (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)
  • QoS and Channel Aware Packet Bundling for VoIP and Data Traffic in Multi-Carrier Cellular Networks
    Cory Beard (University of Missouri-Kansas City, US); Baek-Young Choi (University of Missouri, Kansas City, US); Hyungbae Park (University of Missouri-Kansas City, US)
  • Wireless Multi-Hop Networks with Stealing: Large Buffer Asymptotics
    Fabrice M. Guillemin (Orange Labs, FR); Charles Knessl (University of Chicago Illinois, US); Johan van Leeuwaarden (Eindhoven University of Technology, NL)

TS 3: Congestion Control, Routing & Signaling

  • Congestion Avoidance in S-CSCF Selection in an IMS Network
    Plarent Tirana (University of Missouri-Kansas City, US); Deep Medhi (University of Missouri- Kansas City, US)
  • Improvements to LISP Mobile Node
    Michael Menth (University of Wuerzburg, DE); Dominik Klein (University of Wuerzburg, DE); Matthias Hartmann (University of Wuerzburg, DE)
  • Out of my Way -- Evaluating Low Extra Delay Background Transport in an ADSL Access Network
    Joscha Schneider (Mannheim University of Applied Sciences, DE); Joerg Wagner (NEC Network Labs, DE); Rolf Winter (NEC Network Labs, DE); Hans-Joerg Kolbe (NEC Europe, DE)
  • Quality of Signaling: a New Concept for Evaluating the Performance of Non-INVITE SIP Transactions
    Marco Happenhofer (Vienna University of Technology, AT); Christoph Egger (Vienna University of Technology, AT); Peter Reichl (Telecommunications Research Center Vienna (FTW), AT)

Wednesday, 8 September

TS 4: Algorithm Design & Network Graphs

  • Design and Analysis of Multi-Carrier Multiple Access Systems without Feedback
    Gino T Peeters (University of Antwerp, BE); Benny Van Houdt (University of Antwerp, BE)
  • Network Protection against Worms and Cascading Failures using Modularity Partitioning
    Jasmina Omic (Delft University of Technology, NL); Javier Martín-Hernández (Delft University of Technology, NL); Piet Van Mieghem (Delft University of Technology, NL)
  • On the Bias of Breadth First Search (BFS) and of Other Graph Sampling Techniques
    Maciej Kurant (EPFL, CH); Athina Markopoulou (University of California, Irvine, US); Patrick Thiran (EPFL, CH)
  • Using Local Search for Traffic Engineering in Switched Ethernet Networks
    Trong Viet Ho (Université Catholique de Louvain, BE); Olivier Bonaventure (Université catholique de Louvain, BE); Yves Deville (Universite Catholique de Louvain, BE); Quang Dung Pham (Universite Catholique de Louvain, BE); Pierre Francois (Université catholique de Louvain, BE)

TS 5: Multi-Path Transport & Routing

  • Can Multi-Path Mitigate Power Law Delays? -- Effects of Parallelism on Tail Performance
    Jian Tan (IBM T.J. Watson Research, US); Wei Wei (University of Massachusetts Amherst, US); Bo Jiang (University of Massachusetts Amherst, US); Ness B. Shroff (The Ohio State University, US); Don Towsley (University of Massachusetts at Amherst, US)
  • Optimal Concurrent Access Strategies in Mobile Communication Networks
    Sandjai Bhulai (VU University Amsterdam, NL); Gerard Hoekstra (Thales Nederland / CWI, NL); Rob van der Mei (Centrum voor Wiskunde en Informatica, NL)
  • Optimal Routing in Parallel, Non-Observable Queues and the Price of Anarchy Revisited
    Jonatha Anselmi (INRIA and LIG Laboratory, FR); Bruno Gaujal (INRIA, FR)
  • Using Concurrent Multipath Transmission for Transport Virtualization: Analyzing Path Selection
    Thomas Zinner (University of Wuerzburg, DE); Kurt Tutschku (University of Vienna, AT); Akihiro Nakao (University of Tokyo, JP); Phuoc Tran-Gia (University of Wuerzburg, DE)

TS 6: Network Economics & Pricing

  • A Value-Based Framework for Internet Peering Agreements
    Amogh Dhamdhere (CAIDA, US); Pierre Francois (Université catholique de Louvain, BE); Constantine Dovrolis (Georgia Institute of Technology, US)
  • DiffServ Pricing Games in Multi-Class Queueing Network Models
    Parijat Dube (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, US); Rahul Jain (University of Southern California, US)
  • How to Share the Cost of Cooperating Queues in a Tandem Network
    Judith Timmer (University of Twente, NL); Werner RW Scheinhardt (University of Twente, NL)

TS 7: Application-Level Traffic Classification

  • Application-Based Feature Selection for Internet Traffic Classification
    Taoufik En-Najjary (EURECOM, FR); Guillaume Urvoy-Keller (Institut Eurecom, FR); Marcin Pietrzyk (Orange Labs, FR); Jean-Laurent Costeux (Orange Labs, FR)
  • Inferring Applications at the Network Layer using Collective Traffic Statistics
    Yu Jin (University of Minnesota, US); Nick Duffield (AT&T Labs - Research, US); Patrick Haffner (AT&T, US); Subhabrata Sen (AT&T Labs - Research, US); Zhi-Li Zhang (University of Minnesota, US)
  • Optimum Packet Length Masking
    Alfonso Iacovazzi (Sapienza University of Rome, IT); Andrea Baiocchi (University of Roma "La Sapienza", IT)

Thursday, 9 September

TS 8: Performance Analysis

  • Fastrack for Taming Burstiness and Saving Power in Multi-Tiered Systems
    Andrew Caniff (College of William and Mary, US); Lei Lu (College of William and Mary, US); Ningfang Mi (Northeastern University, US); Lucy Cherkasova (HP Labs, US); Evgenia Smirni (College of William and Mary, US)
  • Performance Analysis of Traffic Surges in Multi-Class Communication Networks
    Matthieu Jonckheere (TUE, NL); Rudesindo Nunez-Queija (University of Amsterdam, NL); Balakrishna Prabhu (Laas Cnrs, FR)
  • Quasi-Stationary Analysis for Queues with Temporary Overload
    Sing-Kong Cheung (All Options, NL); Richard Boucherie (University of Twente, NL); Rudesindo Nunez-Queija (University of Amsterdam, NL)
  • Traffic Capacity of Large WDM Passive Optical Networks
    Nelson Antunes (University of Algarve, PT); Christine Fricker (INRIA, FR); Philippe Robert (INRIA, FR); James Roberts (INRIA, FR)

TS 9: Traffic Analysis & Measurement

  • Efficient Computation of Queueing Delay at a Network Port from Output Link Traces
    M. Farhan Habib (University of California, Riverside, US); Mart Molle (Dept. of Computer Science, Univ. of California, Riverside, US)
  • Estimating the Access Link Quality by Active Measurements
    Roberto Cascella (INRIA, FR); Chadi Barakat (INRIA Sophia Antipolis, FR)
  • Mobile Data Traffic Analysis: How do you Prefer Watching Videos
    Louis Plissonneau (Orange Labs, FR); Guillaume Vu-Brugier (Orange Labs, FR)
  • On the Impact of Sampling on Traffic Monitoring and Analysis
    Antonio Pescapé (University of Napoli Federico II, IT); Dario Rossi (TELECOM ParisTech, FR); Davide Tammaro (Telecom ParisTech, FR); Silvio Valenti (TELECOM ParisTech, FR)
  • Optimal Monitoring in Large Networks by Successive c-Optimal Designs
    Guillaume Sagnol (INRIA Saclay & CMAP, Ecole Polytechnique, FR); Stéphane Gaubert (INRIA Saclay & CMAP, Ecole Polytechnique, FR); Mustapha Bouhtou (Orange Labs, FR)