Computer Systems Organization (C)
Data-driven concurrency for high performance computing
: ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization
While in procedural parallel programming with multithreading lemmas, the synchronization of the sequences of parallel execution of tasks is...
Distributed Architectures (C.1.4...) | Oct 8 18
MirageOS Unikernel with network acceleration for IoT cloud environments
: ICCBDC 18
Companies started conducting large-scale analysis with Internet of Things (IoT) data on cloud computing platforms to increase operating efficiency and revenue. IoT platforms based on fog computing and edge...
Security & Protection (C.2.0...) | Nov 6 18
Challenges and preparedness of SDN-based firewalls
: SDN-NFV Security 2018
The constant increase in data traffic over carrier networks has led to the design of more complex networks. This has generated a need for efficient technologies to handle traffic in large-scale...
Security and Protection (C.2.0...) | Nov 2 18
Reshaping the African Internet
: Computer Communications
When the focus of one’s teaching happens to relate to a topic that one is reviewing, it is a good way to share knowledge from one field to another. I happen to be teaching a course on African government and politics this semester, and this...
Internet (C.2.1...) | Nov 30 18
A ternary unification framework for optimizing TCAM-based packet classification systems
: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
Today, many network devices include a packet classification function to provide various services based on packet headers such...
Network Architecture & Design (C.2.1) | Nov 14 18
Sleep behavior assessment via smartwatch and stigmergic receptive fields
: Personal and Ubiquitous Computing
A stigmergic receptive field (SRF) is suggested as an improved variant of machine learning (ML). The authors successfully prove their proposed variant. They...
Sensor Networks (C.2.1...) | Oct 18 18
IoT smart homes based on RFID technology: localization systems review
: ICEMIS 18
Indoor localization techniques and applications are getting attention in the area of smart homes. This paper focuses on radio frequency identification (RFID)-based localization, because RFID technology has been...
Network Architecture & Design (C.2.1) | Oct 10 18
: Microprocessors & Microsystems
The authors present a novel cogurable accelerator engine for matrix operations (CAEMO) for improving computational performance on matrix- or block-based algorithms. Because many applications are...
Microprocessor/Microcomp. Apps (C.3...) | Nov 13 18
Choosing component origins for software intensive systems
: IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering
Software-intensive systems are among the most common systems that run our everyday lives. International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 42010 introduces them as systems “in...
General (D.2.0) | Nov 5 18
Software systems engineering programmes a capability approach
: Journal of Systems and Software
This excellent paper “focuses on things that a software developer must be able to do when developing and maintaining a product” and proposes a body of fundamental capabilities that were needed when...
General (D.2.0) | Oct 9 18
Computer Systems Organization (C)
Network routing (2nd ed.)
Network routing is an important aspect of networks. Routing architectures, algorithms, protocols, analysis, and operational deployment are investigated in this book via a detailed approach.
The book has six parts. The first part (four chapters) starts with an introduction...
Routing Protocols (C.2.2...) | Dec 4 18
Cloud computing and software services
Cloud computing and software services includes many fruitful topics. In 17 chapters, the authors demonstrate their forte with interesting contributions to different branches of cloud computing. The first four chapters serve as an introduction, whereas the rest of...
Cloud Computing (C.2.4...) | Nov 20 18
Microservices with Azure
This introductory book on microservices and Microsoft Azure Service Fabric will help readers understand good development practices, that is, using proven architectural patterns to address common architectural challenges associated with the microservices...
Cloud Computing (C.2.4...) | Aug 17 18
SCION: a secure Internet architecture
Researchers, graduate students, and deep practitioners in the Internet systems domain shouldn’t miss out on this body of work. It describes the essential elements of SCION--“an acronym for scalability, control, and isolation on next-generation networks”--and its...
Internet (C.2.5...) | Nov 16 18
Flash memory integration: performance and energy issues
With the explosion of data in recent years, storage technologies continue to be a critical infrastructure in the world. It is predicted that 44 zettabytes (44 billion terabytes) will be generated in 2020. While most data will be...
Performance of Systems (C.4) | Nov 13 18
Guide to competitive programming
Competitive programming is not new, but is now widely available through different online competitions. As Laaksonen notes, competitive programming provides opportunities for practice and helps to bridge the gap between theory and practice by forcing...
General (D.1.0) | Oct 30 18
Data science fundamentals for Python and MongoDB
Data science is an important and growing field in computing.
This book purports to provide an introduction to data science with Python and MongoDB. It fails on pretty much every level.
Object-Oriented Programming (D.1.5) | Oct 17 18
Software engineering (10th ed.)
This book has been around for about three decades. This newest version is the tenth edition. Software engineering is--has become--an enormous subject. The book is very long--over 800 pages--and yet it does not actually cover all aspects of software engineering...
General (D.2.0) | Oct 17 18
Microservices and containers
Microservices and containers is an interesting book, albeit a flawed one. It addresses two important topics, but only loosely justifies putting the two topics in the same work. It is divided into three sections: the first addresses microservices, the second containers, and the...
General (D.2.0) | Oct 12 18
Software architecture for big data and the cloud
Systems and software architecture has been a significant engineering endeavor for many years, requiring formal languages and models to document and analyze the structure and functionality of...
Software Architectures (D.2.11) | Sep 24 18