Track 8

Track 8: Parallel and Distributed Systems

Track Chairs:
Somayeh Kianpisheh, Concordia University, Canada

Huthaifa Al-Omari, Al Ain University of Science and Technology, UAE
Andy Rindos, IBM, USA


This track is a forum for scientists, engineers and industrials and end users to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and latest research results on all aspects of parallel and distributed systems. Contributions are solicited in all areas of parallel and distributed systems research and applications.
Authors are solicited to submit complete unpublished papers in the following, but not limited to:


• Parallel and Distributed Applications and Algorithms
• Cloud OS, Middleware, Toolkits, and Applications
• Data Intensive Computing and Data Centre Architecture
• Big Data Platforms
• Power-Aware and Green Computing
• Security and Privacy
• Dependable and Trustworthy Computing and Systems
• Internet of Things
• Sensor Networks
• 5G
• Network Function Virtualization
• Software-defined Networks
• Fog/Edge Computing
• Content-driven Networks
• Cyber-Physical Systems
• Embedded systems
• Real-Time and Multimedia Systems
• Operating Systems, Distributed and Parallel Systems
• Communication and Networking Systems
• Ubiquitous and Mobile Computing
• Peer-to-Peer Computing
• Multi-Core and Multithreaded Architectures
• Virtualization Techniques and Technologies
• Resource Provision, Management, and Scheduling
• Cluster and Grid Computing
• Web-Based Computing and Service-oriented Architecture
• Performance Modelling and Evaluation 

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