IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking
4-6 November 2019 // Coimbra, Portugal


Submission Guidelines

Prospective authors are invited to submit original technical papers using the the following EDAS submission link.

Submissions must be in IEEE single-spaced double-column style with a length limitation of 6 pages (including title, abstract, all figures, tables, and references) for full papers (oral presentation) and 3 pages for short papers (poster presentation). Papers exceeding 6 pages will not be accepted at EDAS. You may use the for MS Word or the LaTeX template.

Accepted papers will be submitted to IEEExplore. Authors of best qualified papers presented at CloudNet 2019 will also be invited to submit their research to International Journal of Network Management (IJNM) for possible publication in a fast review process.

Call For Papers

The PDF call for papers is available here.

Important Dates

Paper submission: 21 June 2019 Extended to 23 July 2019 (firm deadline)

Acceptance notification: 30 August 2019

Camera-ready paper:  12 September 2019

Conference Topics

The Conference topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Cloud network and resource management
    • Data Center Network Optimization and Management
    • Reliability of Data Center Network and Architecture
    • Energy-Efficient Datacenters and Networks
    • Cloud Traffic Characterization and Measurements
    • Cloud Traffic Engineering
    • Data Flow Management and Load Balancing
    • Cloud Storage Management
    • Green and Energy-Efficient Datacenters and Network
  • Cloud network and virtualization
    • Data Center Networks
    • Virtual Ethernet Switching, Data Center Bridging
    • Mobile Cloud Networking
    • Virtualization of Network Equipment
    • Software-Defined Networking
    • Network Function Virtualization
    • Middleware and Middleboxes
  • Cloud network and supported services
    • Big Data Management
    • Data Analytics in Cloud
    • Network Services to support IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS
    • Unified User and Machine Mobility Management
    • Content and Service Distribution
    • Complementing Edge Computing with Data Center Networks
  • Cloud network architecture
    • Control-Plane Architectures
    • Distributed Data Center Architectures
    • Routing in cloud networks
    • Intra-Cloud vs Inter-Cloud Management
    • Cloud Federation and Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud network security and privacy
    • Security, Privacy, and Confidentiality in Cloud Networking
    • Cloud Data Provenance and Data Loss Protection
    • Cloud Storage Security
    • Cloud Network Intrusion Detection/Prevention
    • Firewall and Deep Packet Inspection Systems in Cloud Networks