Middleware 2012

ACM/IFIP/USENIX 13th International Middleware Conference, Montreal, QC, Canada, December 3-7, 2012. Proceedings

  • Priya Narasimhan
  • Peter Triantafillou
Conference proceedings Middleware 2012

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-35170-9

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7662)

Table of contents (24 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Mobile Middleware

    1. CrowdMAC: A Crowdsourcing System for Mobile Access
      Ngoc Do, Cheng-Hsin Hsu, Nalini Venkatasubramanian
      Pages 1-20
    2. Pogo, a Middleware for Mobile Phone Sensing
      Niels Brouwers, Koen Langendoen
      Pages 21-40
    3. m.Site: Efficient Content Adaptation for Mobile Devices
      Aaron Koehl, Haining Wang
      Pages 41-60
  3. Tracing and Diagnosis

    1. Fmeter: Extracting Indexable Low-Level System Signatures by Counting Kernel Function Calls
      Tudor Marian, Hakim Weatherspoon, Ki-Suh Lee, Abhishek Sagar
      Pages 81-100
    2. SPADE: Support for Provenance Auditing in Distributed Environments
      Ashish Gehani, Dawood Tariq
      Pages 101-120
    3. VScope: Middleware for Troubleshooting Time-Sensitive Data Center Applications
      Chengwei Wang, Infantdani Abel Rayan, Greg Eisenhauer, Karsten Schwan, Vanish Talwar, Matthew Wolf et al.
      Pages 121-141
  4. Architecture and Performance

    1. SOFTScale: Stealing Opportunistically for Transient Scaling
      Anshul Gandhi, Timothy Zhu, Mor Harchol-Balter, Michael A. Kozuch
      Pages 142-163
    2. Taking Garbage Collection Overheads Off the Critical Path in SSDs
      Myoungsoo Jung, Ramya Prabhakar, Mahmut Taylan Kandemir
      Pages 164-186
    3. Unifying Thread-Level Speculation and Transactional Memory
      João Barreto, Aleksandar Dragojevic, Paulo Ferreira, Ricardo Filipe, Rachid Guerraoui
      Pages 187-207
    4. Message-Passing Concurrency for Scalable, Stateful, Reconfigurable Middleware
      Cosmin Arad, Jim Dowling, Seif Haridi
      Pages 208-228
    5. OverStar: An Open Approach to End-to-End Middleware Services in Systems of Systems
      Paul Grace, Yérom-David Bromberg, Laurent Réveillère, Gordon Blair
      Pages 229-248
  5. Publish/Subscribe Middleware

    1. Opportunistic Multipath Forwarding in Content-Based Publish/Subscribe Overlays
      Reza Sherafat Kazemzadeh, Hans-Arno Jacobsen
      Pages 249-270
    2. PolderCast: Fast, Robust, and Scalable Architecture for P2P Topic-Based Pub/Sub
      Vinay Setty, Maarten van Steen, Roman Vitenberg, Spyros Voulgaris
      Pages 271-291
    3. Unification of Publish/Subscribe Systems and Stream Databases
      Joseph Sventek, Alexandros Koliousis
      Pages 292-311
    4. High-Performance Location-Aware Publish-Subscribe on GPUs
      Gianpaolo Cugola, Alessandro Margara
      Pages 312-331
  6. Big-Data and Cloud Computing

    1. Enabling Efficient Placement of Virtual Infrastructures in the Cloud
      Ioana Giurgiu, Claris Castillo, Asser Tantawi, Malgorzata Steinder
      Pages 332-353
    2. A Scalable Inline Cluster Deduplication Framework for Big Data Protection
      Yinjin Fu, Hong Jiang, Nong Xiao
      Pages 354-373
    3. CloudPack
      Vatche Ishakian, Raymond Sweha, Azer Bestavros, Jonathan Appavoo
      Pages 374-393

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the ACM/IFIP/USENIX 13th International Middleware Conference, held in Montreal, Canada, in December 2012. The 24 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 125 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on mobile middleware; tracing and diagnosis; architecture and performance; publish/subscribe middleware; and big-data and cloud computing; availability, security and privacy.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Priya Narasimhan
    • 1
  • Peter Triantafillou
    • 2
  1. 1.Electrical and Computer Engineering DepartmentCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Department of Computer Engineering and InformaticsUniversity of PatrasRioGreece

Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-35169-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-35170-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349