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Computer Systems Organization (C)
Computing in social networks : Information and Computation

Tackling a novel problem of scalable secure distributed computing, this paper introduces a framework to address the processing of information from social networks in a new...
Distributed Architectures (C.1.4...) | Feb 5 15

Bones: an automatic skeleton-based C-to-CUDA compiler for GPUs : ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization

With heterogeneous computing environments consisting of central processing units (CPUs) and graphics processing units (GPUs)...
Parallel Architectures (C.1.4) | Feb 4 15

A stochastic process model of the hop count distribution in wireless sensor networks : Ad Hoc Networks

In general, this is an appropriate paper with fine structures, methodologies, analyses, and detailed simulation on a proposed stochastic process model for the hop count...
Sensor Networks (C.2.1...) | Jan 22 15

Towards fast rerouting-based energy efficient routing : Computer Networks

In this era of massive cyber traffic, there is a corresponding number of Internet devices consuming billions of watts, independent of traffic loads...
Routing Protocols (C.2.2...) | Feb 6 15

Optimal predictive code offloading : MOBIQUITOUS 14

A system that is used to offload computing from a mobile device to the cloud is presented in this paper. Presumably, this system can dramatically reduce battery usage and also increase computing...
Client/Server (C.2.4...) | Feb 4 15

Extending the Internet of Things to the future Internet through IPv6 support : Mobile Information Systems

This thought-provoking paper describes both practical experiments with a multi-protocol communications card and novel analytical mappings of Internet...
Internet (C.2.5...) | Feb 9 15

Software (D)
Enabling efficient multithreaded MPI communication through a library-based implementation of MPI endpoints : SC 14

This paper presents an implementation of the new endpoint proposal in the message passing interface (MPI) standard. The objective of the proposal...
Parallel Programming (D.1.3...) | Feb 19 15

Exact scalable sensitivity analysis for the next release problem : ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology

The next release problem (NRP) is part of the search-based software engineering (SBSE) paradigm. SBSE studies algorithms that find solutions to software developers’ problems. The original...
Requirements/Specifications (D.2.1) | Jan 28 15

APE: an annotation language and middleware for energy-efficient mobile application development : ICSE 14

This conference paper takes the view that by adding declarative annotations and middleware components to an Android software development platform...
Design Tools & Techniques (D.2.2) | Feb 27 15

Flowchart recognition for non-textual information retrieval in patent search : Information Retrieval

The paper discusses a very specific problem in information retrieval (IR) communities, namely, how to improve patent recognition by incorporating content such as drawings and...
Flow Charts (D.2.2...) | Jan 16 15

Hardware (B)

Digital VLSI design with Verilog (2nd ed.)

As the title states, this is a textbook for a graduate course on digital design. When one buys a textbook, one expects a student-oriented book. In this case, the text is mostly oriented to the professor...
VLSI (B.7.1...) | Mar 3 15

Computer Systems Organization (C)

Bio-inspiring cyber security and cloud services: trends and innovations

Genetic algorithms and bio-inspired techniques are currently crucial in many intelligent systems. This book on bio-inspiring cyber security and cloud services is part of Springer’s “Intelligent Systems...
Security & Protection (C.2.0...) | Feb 11 15

The book of PF: a no-nonsense guide to the OpenBSD firewall (3rd ed.)

PF is a packet filter developed originally on the OpenBSD operating system, and now also available on NetBSD, FreeBSD, and FreeBSD derivatives such as DragonFly BSD. It can be used to control access to your...
Security & Protection (C.2.0...) | Feb 6 15

Information and control in networks

Networked control systems (NCS) mark a consummate union of the communication and control disciplines, both of which evolved independently over the past 70-to-80 years. NCS are key enablers for...
Network Operations (C.2.3) | Feb 23 15

Continued rise of the cloud: advances and trends in cloud computing

Cloud computing has recently become a very important technology. Many businesses now depend on cloud computing to run their daily data processing and many other functions. It goes without saying...
Cloud computing (C.2.4...) | Feb 4 15

High-performance embedded computing (2nd ed.)

The cyber-physical space that integrates physical and computing components is developing at an increasing pace. While many specific systems such as automobiles, planes, and healthcare monitoring or imaging systems embed more and more...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Feb 4 15

Modeling and analysis of communicating systems

Groote and Mousavi introduce the theoretical foundation of the modeling and analysis language mCRL2. mCRL2, along with its extensive toolset, is available online. Though the program is...
Modeling Techniques (C.4...) | Feb 20 15

Software (D)

Exercises in programming style

Programming languages have, in the history of computing, found creative ways to allow programming in a variety of styles--and here “style” can mean internal features (structure, usage conventions, and so on) or external features (system architecture). One who...
General (D.1.0) | Feb 19 15

JavaFX 8

First let me emphasize that I’m reviewing Dea et al.’s book, not JavaFX 8 per se. One of its strong points is the inclusion of many examples of each major topic, along with screen shots and code examples. The introduction covers JavaFX’s history and its announcement...
Object-Oriented Programming (D.1.5) | Mar 2 15

Pro JavaFX 8

Apress publishing dedicates itself to providing the public with the most up-to-date books on the latest application and programming technologies. This text is no exception and is considered perhaps the most up-to-date presentation on JavaFX. The numeral...
Object-Oriented Programming (D.1.5) | Feb 23 15

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