Journal of Network and Systems Management

, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp 601–607 | Cite as

Managing Secure Virtual Infrastructures: From Networks to Clouds—A Report on LANOMS 2011

  • Edmundo R. M. MadeiraEmail author
  • Elias P. DuarteJr.
  • Javier Baliosian
  • Bruno Schulze

The 7th Latin American Network Operations and Management Symposium (LANOMS 2011) was held in Quito, Ecuador, on October 10–11, 2011. This was the seventh edition of this established symposium series, the first of which was held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 1999 [1]; the second in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in 2001 [2]; the third in Iguassu Falls, Brazil, 2003 [3]; the fourth in Porto Alegre, Brazil, 2005 [4]; the fifth in Petrópolis, Brazil, 2007 [5]; and the sixth in Punta del Este, Uruguay, 2009 [6]. The 2011 edition was the second outside Brazil, and was co-located with both the 37th Latin American Conference on Informatics (CLEI 2011) and the 6th Latin American Networking Conference (LANC 2011). This edition can be considered as successful as all previous editions have been. The General Chair, Prof. Edmundo R. M. Madeira, is from the State University of Campinas, SP, Brazil. The Technical Program Chairs are from Brazil and Uruguay, namely, Prof. Elias P. Duarte Jr. is from Federal...


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As a conclusion to this report we can only say that the quality and relevance of the results presented at LANOMS 2011 were as high as expected, and that this edition was as successful as all previous ones. We are thankful to the whole organization committee, and also to the organization comittee of CLEI 2011. The proceedings of LANOMS 2011 are available at IEEExplore Digital Library ( The Web site of the symposium is available at Indeed, the Web sites of all previous editions of LANOMS are also on line, starting from the third LANOMS which occurred in 2003.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edmundo R. M. Madeira
    • 1
    Email author
  • Elias P. DuarteJr.
    • 2
  • Javier Baliosian
    • 3
  • Bruno Schulze
    • 4
  1. 1.Institute of Computing (IC)University of Campinas (UNICAMP)CampinasBrazil
  2. 2.Department of InformaticsFederal University of Parana (UFPR)CuritibaBrazil
  3. 3.School of EngineeringUniversity of the RepublicMontevideoUruguay
  4. 4.Brazilian National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC)PetrópolisBrazil

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