XVII Workshop on Management and Operation of Networks and Services

Objectives

The Workshop on Management and Operation of Networks and Services (WGRS) is an event promoted by the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). It aims to provide a space for the presentation of research and relevant activities in the area of management and operation of networks and services. Thus, the event contributes to the integration of the Brazilian community of researchers and professionals working in this area. In addition, the WGRS also serves as a forum for the presentation and discussion of solutions used by providers and users of network management systems.

The XVIIth Workshop on Management and Operation of Networks and Services (WGRS 2012) will be held during the XXX Symposium on Computer Networks (SBRC 2012), on April 30, 2012, in Ouro Preto, MG.

Topics of Interest

Authors are invited to submit research papers, experimental results and developments which include topics from the following list, which is not exhaustive:

  • Network supply and capacity planning
  • Management Architectures
  • Self-management and self-configuration
  • Accounting and billing
  • Performance and quality of service
  • Management of autonomic networks and services
  • Policy-based management
  • Management based on web services and peer-to-peer
  • Management of cloud computing and grid computing
  • Mobility Management
  • Management of mobile networks and wireless sensors
  • Management of optical networks
  • Management of services and applications
  • Distributed Management
  • Management of IT infrastructure
  • Modeling of Management Information
  • Monitoring and metrology methods based on network
  • Management Platforms
  • Virtualization, virtual overlay networks and topologies • Security, privacy and isolation
  • Treatment of events and failures

Submission Process

The submission of papers will be exclusively electronic through the JEMS. Authors should access the URL https://submissoes.sbc.org.br for submitting their work. Articles may be written in Portuguese or English. Each paper is limited to 14 pages, including abstract, figures, diagrams, bibliography and appendices. Entries must be submitted only in PDF and must be formatted following faithfully the standard articles of SBC, which is available at Template SBC.

Important: At least one author of each article selected must register at the SBRC and WGRS as well as attend the event to present it.

Important Dates

Paper Submission: 11/03/2012
Announcement of results: 27/03/2012
Submission of final papers: 02/04/2012
Workshop Date: 30/04/2012

Organizing Committee

SBRC General Chairs

Jussara Marques de Almeida, UFMG
Dorgival Olavo Guedes Neto, UFMG

Workshops General Chair

Aldri Luiz dos Santos, UFPR

WGRS 2012 General Chair

Fátima de L. P. Duarte Figueiredo (PUC Minas)

WGRS 2012 Program Committee

Aldri Luiz dos Santos (UFPR)
Anelise Munaretto (UTFPR)
Antônio Tadeu Azevedo Gomes (LNCC)
Artur Ziviani (LNCC)
Bruno Schulze (LNCC)
Carlos Westphall (UFSC)
Célio Vinicius Neves de Albuquerque (UFF)
Daniel Fernandes de Macedo (UFMG)
Danielo Gonçalves Gomes (UFC)
Edmundo Madeira (UNICAMP) Fátima Duarte-Figueiredo (PUC Minas)
Horacio Oliveira (UFAM)
Joaquim Celestino Júnior (UECE)
José Augusto Suruagy Monteiro (UNIFACS)
José Marcos Nogueira (UFMG)
Jussara Almeida (UFMG)
Kelvin Dias (UFPE)
Lisandro Zambenedetti Granville (UFRGS)
Luciano Paschoal Gaspary (UFRGS)
Luis Henrique Costa (UFRJ)
Luiz Henrique Correia (UFLA)
Manoel Camillo de Oliveira Penna Neto (PUCPR)
Marcelo Rubinstein (UERJ)
Mauro Fonseca (PUCPR)
Michele Nogueira Lima (UFPR)
Nazareno Andrade (UFCG)
Paulo André da Silva Gonçalves (UFPE)
Raimir Holanda (UNIFOR)
Ronaldo Ferreira (UFMS)

Contact

Fátima de L. P. Duarte Figueiredo (PUC Minas)
fatimafig[at]pucminas[.]br

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