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COST ACROSS MC and WG1-3 meeting, Bilbao, Spain, 13-14 October 2016

Venue: Bizkaia Aretoa.

Organizer: Fidel Liberal (University of the Basque Country , Bilbao)


Overview technical presentations WG1-3 meeting + links to slides:

  1. Towards a Framework for Comparing Application-Network Interaction Mechanisms
    Susanna Schwarzmann, Thomas Zinner, Ognjen Dobrijevic  slides
  2. Transport protocol performance over cellular access: adaptability issues and future steps
    Eneko Atxutegi, Ake Arvidsson slides1, slides2
  3. On QoE Metrics and QoE Fairness for Network & Traffic Management
    Tobias Hossfeld, Lea Skorin-Kapov, Poul Heegaard slides
  4. Analysis and Measurement of BitTorrent
    Andri Lareida
  5. Energy aware server with setup delay: analysis and optimization
    Misikir Gebrehiwot and Samuli Aalto slides
  6. A Mobile IoT Device Simulator for IoT Cloud Systems
    Attila Kertesz slides
  7. Evaluation of new efficient web caching strategies
    Gerhard Hasslinger slides
  8. Reference model for resource distribution in Cloud Federation
    Wojtek Burakowski slides
  9. Modeling fault behavior in evolving complex open software environments
    Tihana Grbac slides
  10. Generalized Aggregation Functions and Quality Indicators in Overall Telecommunication Network Models
    Stoyan Poryazov, Emilia Saranova

COST ACROSS Workshop on “Quality Engineering for a Reliable Internet of Services”

Co-located with ITC28, Würzburg, 13-15 September 2016

Date: Friday, September 16, 2016

Workshop description and programme


9.45 – 10.00 Hans van den Berg (workshop co-chair), TNO, The Hague, Netherlands Welcome and Introduction
10.00 – 10.30 Gunnar Karlsson, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden Energy-Aware Opportunistic Mobile Data Offloading
10.30 – 11.00 Jan Willem Kleinrouweler, CWI, Amsterdam, Netherlands Delivering stable high-quality video with DASH assisting network elements
11.00 – 11.30 Coffee break
11.30 – 12.00 Vasilios Siris, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece Exploiting Mobility Prediction for DASH Adaptation
12.00 – 12.30 Lucia D’Acunto, TNO, The Hague, Netherlands Auctioning In-Network Caching Capacity in ICN
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch
13.30 – 14.00 Andrea Araldo, Télécom ParisTech, France Enhanced Network Caching to Improve Video Delivery and Reduce ISP Cost
14.00 – 14.30 Åke Arvidsson, Ericsson, Stockholm, Sweden Challenges within Transport Protocols (tentative)
14.30 – 15.00 Barbara Pernici, Politecnico di Milano, Italy Characterizing Energy Consumption and Adaptation Strategies for Cloud Applications
15.00 – 15.15 Rob van der Mei (workshop co-chair), CWI, Amsterdam, Netherlands Wrap-up and Closing


Summer School 2016, Opatija, Croatia,

Summer School Programme

Slides of each course or lecture are provided below.

Excursion Photo.


Friday, 27 May

Saturday, 28 May (only morning session)

Monday, 30 May

Warsaw MC, WG meeting and Industry Day, 11-13 May 2017

Meeting schedule

May 11:
09.30-12.00: CoreGroup-meeting
13.00-16.00: MC-meeting
Agenda MC meeting Warsaw
IC1304 COST ACROSS Minutes 5th MC Meeting (Lovran)

May 12:
09.00-16.00: WG1-3 meeting
COST ACROSS – Presentation schedule at WG1-3 meeting Warsaw May 12, 09.00-16






May 13:
09.00-15.00: Industry Day
Program COST ACROSS Industry Day – Warsaw 13 May 2016

Presentations Industry Day
Hans van den Berg – Introduction
Pierre Yves Plaza – “Are networks prepared to withstand the Internet of Things paradigm” 
Kurt Tutschku – “On Resource Description Capabilities of On-Board Tools for Resource Management in Cloud Networking and NFV Infrastructures” 
Gerhard Hasslinger – “Challenges in IP Traffic & Service Management Across Clouds, CDNs & ISP Networks” 
Emil Kowalczyk – “Inter-cloud computing challenges from telecom perspective”
Spiros Spirou – “Reliability at the edge: Elastic resources for the 5G access network”


COST ACROSS Workshop “Big Data for Reliable 5G Networking”

COST ACROSS Workshop “Big Data for Reliable 5G Networking”, co-located with EUCNC2016, Athens, Greece, 27 June 2016

Workshop Description and Programme, including abstracts

Contact: Hans van den Berg

COST ACROSS TF-workshop, Amsterdam, 25-26 February 2016

Location and time: CWI, Science Park 123, 1098XG Amsterdam, February 25-26, 2016

We have planned three types of meetings:

  1. A plenary meeting in which the TF leaders give a 5-minute update of the status of the TFs.
  2. Parallel TF-meetings for technical discussions.
  3. Plenary technical presentations of 15-20 minutes each.



Joint COST-ACROSS and CLEEN2015 Workshop Slides

COST-ACROSS Industry Day on May 13, 2016 in Warsaw, Poland

The COST-ACROSS industry day will be held on May 13, 2016 in Warsaw, Poland.

Program COST ACROSS Industry Day – Warsaw 13 May 2016

Further details to be announced.

Workshop program Lovran/Croatia, Friday October 9, 2015

Workshop program