SelfMan 2005

IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on
Self-Managed Systems & Services

Nice, France, 19 May 2005

co-located with
IM 2005



 We received 52 submissions and selected 12. Sixty-two people registered for the workshop.


Time Speaker Title
8:15 am
Welcome Speech
  Session 1: Distributed Systems
8:30 am Jan Coppens, Tim Wauters, Filip De Turck, Bart Dhoedt and Piet Demeester, Ghent University, Belgium Evaluation of Replica Placement and Retrieval Algorithms in Self-Organizing CDNs
[paper] [slides]
8:50 am Jerry Rolia, Lucy Cherkasova, Martin Arlitt and Vijay Machiraju, HP Labs, Palo Alto, USA An Automated Approach for Supporting Application QoS in Shared Resource Pools
[paper] [slides]
9:10 am
Paul Robertson and Brian Williams, MIT, USA A Model-Based System Supporting Automatic Self-Regeneration of Critical Software
[paper] [slides]
9:30 am
9:45 am Coffee Break
  Session 2: Networking
10:15 am Atul Singh and Mads Haahr, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland Creating an Adaptive Network of Hubs Using Schelling’s Model
[paper] [slides] best paper award
10:35 am Thomas Delaet, Thomas Clijsner, Peter Rigole, Wouter Joosen and Yolande Berbers, Leuven University, Belgium SCNP: A protocol for automatic, decentralized and scalable IP network configuration
[paper] [slides]
10:55 am
Thomas Koch and Esther Gelle, ABB, Switzerland On Automating the Network Management in Industrial Automation Systems
[paper] [slides]
11:15 am

Panel 1: Self-Management: State of the Practice
11:30 am
Panel Chair: J.P. Martin-Flatin, UQAM, Canada
   Ralf Wolter, Cisco, Germany [slides]
   Fabrice Saffre, BT, UK [slides]
   Joe Hellerstein, IBM Research, USA [slides]
   Kumar Goswami, HP Labs, USA [slides]
12:30 pm Lunch
  Session 3: Thought-Provoking Proposals
2:00 pm Kenji Leibnitz, Naoki Wakamiya and Masayuki Murata, Osaka University, Japan
Biologically Inspired Adaptive Multi-Path Routing in Overlay Networks
[paper] [slides]
2:20 pm
Lidia Yamamoto and Christian Tschudin, University of Basel, Switzerland
Genetic Evolution of Protocol Implementations and Configurations
[paper] [slides]
2:40 pm
Giovanna Di Marzo Serugendo and Michel Deriaz, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Specification-Carrying Code for Self-Managed Systems
[paper] [slides]
3:00 pm
3:15 pm
Coffee Break
  Session 4: Middleware
3:45 pm
George Porter and Randy Katz, UC Berkeley, USA Effective Web Service Load-Balancing through Statistical Monitoring
[paper] [slides]
4:05 pm
Liliana Ardissono, Luca Console, Anna Goy, Giovanna Petrone, Claudia Picardi and Marino Segnan, University of Torino, Italy, and Daniele Dupré, University of Piemonte Orientale, Italy
Towards Self-Diagnosing Web Services
[paper] [slides]
4:25 pm
Sara Bouchenak, University of Grenoble I, France, Noel de Palma, INPG, France, and Daniel Hagimont, INRIA, France
Autonomic Administration of Clustered J2EE Applications
[paper] [slides]
4:45 pm
  Panel 2: Can Management Systems Leverage Self-Organization?
5:00 p.m. Panel Chair: J.P. Martin-Flatin, UQAM, Canada [slides]
   Giovanna Di Marzo Serugendo, University of Geneva, Switzerland [slides]
   Alexander Keller, IBM Research, USA [slides]
   Robert Laddaga, MIT, USA
   Marc Pucci, Telcordia, USA [slides]
6:00 pm
End of Workshop


This workshop is sponsored by:

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in cooperation with:


Business sponsors (patrons):

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