Call for Papers

Research topics of interest for this workshop include, but are not limited to:

 - Optimization, processing, placement, and scheduling of queries in SPSs
 - Adaptation, load balancing, and dynamic reconfiguration in SPSs
 - Quality of service, admission control, and graceful degradation in SPSs
 - Failure recovery, fault-tolerance, and reliability in SPSs
 - Persistence support and integration of stored data in SPSs
 - Data mining and knowledge discovery in SPSs
 - Information dissemination and publish/subscribe functionality in SPSs
 - Mobile and location-based service support in SPSs
 - Peer-to-Peer and overlay network support in SPSs
 - Information integration and data source wrapping in SPSs
 - Interaction of service oriented architectures and SPSs
 - Security and privacy in SPSs
 - Benchmarking and performance evaluation in SPSs
 - Applications and case-studies in SPSs

Submitted papers will be judged based on novelty of the idea, technical quality, clarity of presentation, and expected impact on future research within the area of focus.

Paper Submission Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original, unpublished research papers. Submitted manuscripts will be limited to 10 (IEEE Proceedings style) pages and required to be formatted using the IEEE Proceedings template. Please follow the IEEE Computer Society Press Proceedings Author Guidelines to prepare your papers. At least one author is required to attend the workshop and present the paper. Electronic submission of manuscripts (in PDF or Word formats) is required. Submissions should include the paper title, abstract, name of authors, their affiliations, emails addresses, and postal addresses. In addition, the author responsible for correspondence should include his/her telephone number and email address.