Track 8

Track 8: Advances in Computing

Track Chairs:
• Khouloud Boukadi, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Ayman Al-dmour, Al-Hussein Bin Talal University, Jordan

This track is a forum for both researchers and industry practitioners to exchange the latest fundamental advances in the state of the art and practice of cloud computing, identify emerging research topics, and define the future of cloud and distributed computing.
Original contributions to the theory, design, analysis, implementation, or application in the field, or a survey of the state of the art contributions are solicited. All submissions will be reviewed on the basis of relevance, originality, importance, and clarity.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to the following areas:
• Cloud Computing Architectures and Cloud Solution Design Patterns
• Infrastructure, Platform, Application, Business, Social, and Mobile Clouds
• Cloud Interoperability and Integration
• Cloud Programming Models
• Cloud Query Processing
• Cloud Infrastructures
• Large Scale Cloud Applications
• Storage, Data, and Analytics in the Clouds
• Self-service Cloud Portal, Dashboard, and Analytics
• Security, Privacy, and Compliance Management for Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds
• Cloud Quality Management and Service Level Agreement (SLA)
• Cloud Configuration, Performance, and Capacity Management
• Cloud Migration
• Cloud Composition, Federation, Bridging, and Bursting
• Cloud Resource Virtualization and Composition
• Cloud Provisioning Orchestration
• High Performance Cloud Computing
• Cloud Programming Models and Paradigms
• Autonomic Business Process and Workflow Management in Clouds
• Cloud Developments
• Green Cloud Computing
• Innovative Cloud Applications and Experiences
• Economic, Business and ROI Models for Cloud Computing

PC Members
• Bernd Freisleben, Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany
• Rima Grati, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Molka Rekik, Prince sattam bin abdulaziz university, KSA
• Daniel Edmund O'Leary, University of Southern California, United States
• Saoussen Cheikhrouhou, Faculty of Economics and Mangement of Sfax, Tunisia
• Mustafa Rafique, IBM, Ireland
• Muhammad Younas, Oxford Brookes University, United Kingdom
• Gustavo Rossi, University of La Plata, Argentina
• Jorge Bernal Bernabe, University of Murcia, Spain
• Marco Aiello, University of Stuttgart, Germany
• Hanene Ben Abdallah, King Abdulaziz University, KSA
• Guennoun Karim, EHTP-Casablanca, Morocco
• Sherif Sakr, The University of New South Wales, Australia
• Laurence T. Yang, St Francis Xavier University, Canada
• Genoveva Vargas Solar, CNRS, France
• Yacine Atif, Skövde University, Sweden
• Rob Gillen, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States
• Steffen Heinzl, Fakultät Informatik und Wirtschaftsinformatik, Germany
• Zakaria Maamar, Zayed University, UAE
• Mohamed Sellami, ISEP-PARIS, France
• Said Tazi, LAAS, France
• Emir Ugljanin, University of Nis, Serbia
• Emna Fki, University of Sfax, Tunisia
• Yutao Ma, College of Computer Science, China
• Ouajdi Korbaa, isitcom, University of Sousse, Tunisia