IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

Networking 2004: Athens, Greece

NETWORKING 2004, Networking Technologies, Services, and Protocols; Performance of Computer and Communication Networks; Mobile and Wireless Communication, Third International IFIP-TC6 Networking Conference, Athens, Greece, May 9-14, 2004, Proceedings

Nikolas Mitrou, Kimon P. Kontovasilis, George N. Rouskas, Ilias Iliadis, Lazaros F. Merakos

Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3042, ISBN: 3-540-21959-5


Network Security

A New Digital Signature and Certificate Architecture with Shortest Certification Path.

Sung-Keun Song, Hee Yong Youn, Kang Shin Lee


Inter/Intra Core Network Security with PKI for 3G-and-Beyond Systems.

Georgios Kambourakis, Angelos N. Rouskas, Stefanos Gritzalis


Improving Distributed Firewalls Performance through Vertical Load Balancing.

Olivier Paul


Performance Modelling and Evaluation of Firewall Architectures for Multimedia Applications.

Utz Roedig, Jens Schmitt


TCP Performance I

A Multi-level TCP Model with Heterogeneous RTTs.

Pasi E. Lassila, Michel Mandjes


Improving the Performance of TCP in the Presence of Interacting UDP Flows in Ad Hoc Networks.

Vikram Gupta, Srikanth V. Krishnamurthy, Michalis Faloutsos


The Sensitivity of TCP to Sudden Delay Variations in Mobile Networks.

Michael Scharf, Marc Necker, Bernd Gloss


Lost Retransmission Detection for TCP Part 2: TCP Using SACK Option.

Beomjoon Kim, Yong-Hoon Choi, Jaiyong Lee, Min-seok Oh, Jin-Sung Choi


Ad Hoc Networks

High Coverage Broadcasting for Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.

Dave E. Cooper, Paul D. Ezhilchelvan, Isi Mitrani


Combining Source- and Localized Recovery to Achieve Reliable Multicast in Multi-hop Ad Hoc Networks.

Venkatesh Rajendran, Katia Obraczka, Yunjung Yi, Sung-Ju Lee, Ken Tang, Mario Gerla


A Lightweight Content Replication Scheme for Mobile Ad Hoc Environments.

Vineet Thanedar, Kevin C. Almeroth, Elizabeth M. Belding-Royer


Scalable Service Discovery in Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.

Uday Mohan, Kevin C. Almeroth, Elizabeth M. Belding-Royer


Wavelength Management

Fiber Cost Reduction and Wavelength Minimization in Multifiber WDM Networks.

Christos Nomikos, Aris Pagourtzis, Katerina Potika, Stathis Zachos


Static WDM Network Planning with TDM Channel Partitioning.

Achille Pattavina, Massimo Tornatore, Alessandro De Fazio, Guido Maier, Mario Martinelli


Traffic Grooming in WDM Ring Networks with the Min-Max Objective.

Bensong Chen, George N. Rouskas, Rudra Dutta


Multicast I

A Case for Mesh-Tree-Interaction in End System Multicasting.

Anirban Chakrabarti, Govindarasu Manimaran


On Core Selection Algorithm for Reducing Delay Variation of Many-to-Many Multicasts with Delay-Bounds.

Moonseong Kim, Young-Cheol Bang, Hyunseung Choo


Overlay Multicast Tree Minimizing Average Time Delay.

Hwangjun Song, Dong Sup Lee


Wireless Network Performance I

Maximum Throughput Analysis in Ad Hoc Networks.

Bernardo A. M. Villela, Otto Carlos Muniz Bandeira Duarte


Performance of Wireless Ad Hoc Networks under Balanced Fairness.

Aleksi Penttinen, Jorma T. Virtamo


Cell Throughput Analysis of the Proportional Fair Scheduling Policy.

Jin-Ghoo Choi, Saewoong Bahk


Inter-domain Routing

On Detection of Anomalous Routing Dynamics in BGP.

Ke Zhang, Amy Yen, Xiaoliang Zhao, Daniel Massey, Shyhtsun Felix Wu, Lixia Zhang 0001


Multi-objective Egress Router Selection Policies for Inter-domain Traffic with Bandwidth Guarantees.

Kin-Hon Ho, Ning Wang, Panos Trimintzios, George Pavlou


On Properties of Internet Exchange Points and Their Impact on AS Topology and Relationship.

Kuai Xu, Zhenhai Duan, Zhi-Li Zhang, Jaideep Chandrashekar


Packet Classification and Scheduling

Scalable Packet Classification through Maximum Entropy Hashing.

Lynn Choi, Jaesung Heo, Hyogon Kim, Jinoo Joung, Sunil Kim


Diagonal Tuple Space Search in Two Dimensions.

Mikko Alutoin, Pertti Raatikainen


Services and Monitoring

An Evaluation of Delay-Aware Receiver Playout Strategies for VoIP Applications.

Hugh Melvin, Liam Murphy


A Secure Web Services for Location Based Services in Wireless Networks.

Minsoo Lee, Jintaek Kim, Sehyun Park, Jaeil Lee, Seoklae Lee


Distributed Channel Monitoring for Wireless Bandwidth Aggregation.

Puneet Sharma, Sung-Ju Lee, Jack Brassil, Kang G. Shin


Admission Control

Benefit of Admission Control in Aggregation Network Dimensioning for Video Services.

Gert Van Hoey, Danny De Vleeschauwer, Bart Steyaert, Veronique Inghelbrecht, Herwig Bruneel


Call Admission Control for Voice/Data Integration in Broadband Wireless Networks.

Majid Ghaderi, Raouf Boutaba


Self-Admission Control for IP Telephony Using Early Quality Estimation.

Olof Hagsand, Ignacio Más Ivars, Ian Marsh, Gunnar Karlsson


Fair and Performance Guaranteed Methods for Flat-Rate Unlimited Access Service Plan.

Yeali S. Sun, Pei-Wen Chen, Meng Chang Chen


Competition in Networks

Bounds on Benefits and Harms of Adding Connections to Noncooperative Networks.

Hisao Kameda


Fair Packet Forwarding in MANETs with Anonymous Stations: A Game-Theoretic Approach.

Jerzy Konorski


Pricing Differentiated Services: A Game-Theoretic Approach.

Eitan Altman, Dhiman Barman, Rachid El Azouzi, David Ros, Bruno Tuffin


Performance Planning, Quality-of-Service, and Pricing under Competition.

Corinne Touati, Parijat Dube, Laura Wynter


3G/4G Wireless Systems

Delay Sensitivity Based Assignment of OVSF Codes for the Downlink DCH in WCDMA.

Dimitrios N. Skoutas, Angelos N. Rouskas


Interoperability Criteria and Mechanisms for Seamless Inter-working between UMTS-HSDPA and HIPERLAN/2 Networks Enhanced with MIMO Techniques.

Tareq Al-Gizawi, Kostas Peppas, Fotis I. Lazarakis, Rémy Pintenet, Jeremy Gosteau


Efficient Location-Based Hard Hando. Algorithms for Cellular Systems.

Antonis Markopoulos, Panagiotis Pissaris, Sofoklis A. Kyriazakos, Efstathios D. Sykas


Priority Queuing for IP-Based Service Differentiation in the UMTS Radio Access Network.

Abed Ellatif Samhat, Tijani Chahed, Gérard Hébuterne


MPLS and Related Technologies

Multi-hour Design of Dynamically Reconfigurable MPLS Networks.

Balázs Gábor Józsa, Dániel Orincsay, Levente Tamási


A Tabu Search Heuristic for the Offline MPLS Reduced Complexity Layout Design Problem.

Sergio Beker, Nicolas Puech, Vasilis Friderikos


Self-Protecting Multipaths - A Simple and Resource-Effcient Protection Switching Mechanism for MPLS Networks.

Michael Menth, Andreas Reifert, Jens Milbrandt


Integrated Dynamic Routing of LSPs in IP over WDM Networks: Full Protection and Partial Spatial-Protection.

Qin Zheng 0002, Mohan Gurusamy


Flow and Congestion Control

A Receiver Based Single-Layer Multicast Congestion Control Protocol for Multimedia Streaming.

Miguel Rodríguez-Pérez, Manuel Fernández-Veiga, Sergio Herrería-Alonso, Andrés Suárez-González, Cándido López-García


The Role of Information Update in Flow Control.

Eitan Altman, Tamer Basar, Naceur Malouch


Stabilized Edge-to-Edge Aggregate Flow Control.

Hyung-Keun Ryu, Jeong-woo Cho, Song Chong


MaxNet: Faster Flow Control Convergence.

Bartek P. Wydrowski, Lachlan L. H. Andrew, Iven M. Y. Mareels


Performance of IEEE 802.11

Improving MAC Performance in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Using Enhanced Carrier Sensing (ECS).

Zhifei Li, Sukumar Nandi, Anil K. Gupta


Modeling the Short-Term Unfairness of IEEE 802.11 in Presence of Hidden Terminals.

Zhifei Li, Sukumar Nandi, Anil K. Gupta


Analytical Modeling of TCP Clients in Wi-Fi Hot Spot Networks.

Raffaele Bruno, Marco Conti, Enrico Gregori


On the Feasibility of Integrated MPEG Teleconference and Data Transmission, over IEEE 802.11 WLANs.

Ioannis Broustis, Michael Paterakis


Optical Networks

Differentiated Quality-of-Protection Provisioning in Optical/MPLS Networks.

Canhui Ou, Biswanath Mukherjee


Hierarchical Routing with QoS Constraints in Optical Transport Networks.

Xavier Masip-Bruin, Sergio Sánchez-López, Josep Solé-Pareta, Jordi Domingo-Pascual, Eva Marín-Tordera


Analysis of a Finite Number of Deflections in Fully and Uniformly Loaded Regular Networks.

Ireneusz Szczesniak


TCP and Congestion

Improving Perceived Web Performance by Size Based Congestion Control .

Thomas Ziegler, Hung Tuan Tran, Eduard Hasenleithner


An Adaptive AIMD Congestion Control Protocol for Communication Networks .

Robert Shorten, Douglas J. Leith, Peter Wellstead


TCP-DCR: Making TCP Robust to Non-congestion Events.

Sumitha Bhandarkar, A. L. Narasimha Reddy


Key Management

An Enhanced Hybrid Key Management Protocol for Secure Multicast in Ad Hoc Networks.

Mohamed Salah Bouassida, Isabelle Chrisment, Olivier Festor


On Dynamic Subset Difference Revocation Scheme.

Weifeng Chen, Zihui Ge, Chun Zhang, James F. Kurose, Donald F. Towsley


Efficient, Authenticated, and Fault-Tolerant Key Agreement for Dynamic Peer Groups.

Li Zhou, Chinya V. Ravishankar


Authentication and DOS Prevention

Proactively Detecting Distributed Denial of Service Attacks Using Source IP Address Monitoring.

Tao Peng 0002, Christopher Leckie, Kotagiri Ramamohanarao


Secure Name Service: A Framework for Protecting Critical Internet Resources.

Yingfei Dong, Changho Choi, Zhi-Li Zhang


Detecting and Blocking Unauthorized Access in Wi-Fi Networks.

Haidong Xia, José Carlos Brustoloni


Multicast II

Secure Reverse Communication in a Multicast Tree.

Josep Domingo-Ferrer, Antoni Martínez-Ballesté, Francesc Sebé


Stealth Multicast: A Novel Catalyst for Network-Level Multicast Deployment.

Aaron Striegel


AMBTS: A Scheme of Aggregated Multicast Based on Tree Splitting.

Zhi-feng Liu, Wen-hua Dou, Ya-jie Liu


Energy Aspects of Wireless Networks

Cooperative Caching with Optimal Radius in Hybrid Wireless Networks.

Huaping Shen, Sajal K. Das, Mohan Kumar, Zhijun Wang


Power Adaptation Based Optimization for Energy Efficient Reliable Wireless Paths.

Suman Banerjee, Archan Misra


Adaptive Broadcast Consumption (ABC), a New Heuristic and New Bounds for the Minimum Energy Broadcast Routing Problem.

Ralf Klasing, Alfredo Navarra, Aris A. Papadopoulos, Stephane Perennes


Optical Network Access

Access Protocols to Support Different Service Classes in an Optical Burst Switching Ring.

Vishwas S. Puttasubbappa, Harry G. Perros


Prioritized Multiplexing of Traffic Accessing an FSAN-Compliant GPON.

John D. Angelopoulos, Helen-Catherine Leligou, Theodore Argyriou, Stelios Zontos


Traffic Regulation and Control in the Manhattan Street Network.

Omar Tayan, David Harle


Fairness Issues in Bus-Based Optical Access Networks.

Nizar Bouabdallah, André-Luc Beylot, Guy Pujolle


TCP Performance II

Loss Strategies for Competing TCP/IP Connections.

Eitan Altman, Rachid El Azouzi, David Ros, Bruno Tuffin


Modelling TCP Throughput and Fairness.

Douglas J. Leith, Robert Shorten


The Undismissible Rats: How Do Short Connections Affect Long-Lived TCP Flows under Moderate Traffic Load?

Rong Pan


Theoretical Analysis of Performances of TCP/IP Congestion Control Algorithm with Different Distances.

Tsuyoshi Ito, Mary Inaba


Routing in Ad Hoc Networks

Last Encounter Routing under Random Waypoint Mobility.

Natasa Sarafijanovic-Djukic, Matthias Grossglauser


A-STAR: A Mobile Ad Hoc Routing Strategy for Metropolis Vehicular Communications.

Boon-Chong Seet, Genping Liu, Bu-Sung Lee, Chuan Heng Foh, Kai Juan Wong, Keok-Kee Lee


Enhancing the Route Discovery Process of On-Demand Routing in Networks with Directional Antennas.

Marco Aurélio Spohn, J. J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves


Hash-Based Dynamic Source Routing.

Claude Castelluccia, Pars Mutaf


Fault Detection, Restoration, and Tolerance

A New Method of Primary Routes Selection for Local Restoration.

Krzysztof Walkowiak


Multi-domain Diagnosis of End-to-End Service Failures in Hierarchically Routed Networks.

Malgorzata Steinder, Adarshpal S. Sethi


Detecting Traffic Anomalies through Aggregate Analysis of Packet Header Data.

Seong Soo Kim, A. L. Narasimha Reddy, Marina Vannucci


Lazy Agent Replication and Asynchronous Consensus for the Fault-Tolerant Mobile Agent System.

Taesoon Park, Ilsoo Byun, Heon Young Yeom


QoS Metrics, Algorithms, Architectures

LMPS: Localized Multi-path Selection for QoS Routing in VoIP Networks.

Khaled M. F. Elsayed, Hassan Fadel, Amin M. Nassar


Link-Based Fair Aggregation: A Simple Approach to Scalable Support of Per-Flow Service Guarantees.

Yuming Jiang


Reducing Packet-Loss by Taking Long-Range Dependences into Account.

J. Ignacio Alvarez-Hamelin, Pierre Fraigniaud


A Family of Performance Bounds for QoS Measures in Packet-Based Networks.

József Bíró, Zalán Heszberger, Mátyás Martinecz


Content Distribution, Caching, and Replication

Impact of Frequency-Based Cache Management Policies on the Performance of Segment Based Video Caching Proxies.

Anna Satsiou, Michael Paterakis


Traffic Conscious Distribution of Service Components.

Miltiades E. Anagnostou, Maria A. Lambrou


Network-Embedded Programmable Storage and Its Applications.

Sumeet Sobti, Junwen Lai, Yilei Shao, Nitin Garg, Chi Zhang, Ming Zhang, Fengzhou Zheng, Arvind Krishnamurthy, Randolph Y. Wang


Distributed Algorithm for Service Replication in Service Overlay Network.

Kevin Y. K. Liu, John C. S. Lui, Zhi-Li Zhang


Routing Theory and Path Computation

Routing in Turn-Prohibition Based Feed-Forward Networks.

Markus Fidler, Gerrit Einhoff


On the Representability of Arbitrary Path Sets as Shortest Paths: Theory, Algorithms, and Complexity.

Gábor Rétvári, Róbert Szabó, József Bíró


Precomputation of Constrained Widest Paths in Communication Networks.

Stavroula Siachalou, Leonidas Georgiadis


A Traffic Engineering-Aware Shortest-Path Routing Algorithm in IP Networks.

Youngseok Lee, Biswanath Mukherjee


Wireless Network Performance II

Performance of Directional Collision Avoidance in Ad Hoc Networks.

Yu Wang 0007, J. J. Garcia-Luna-Aceves


On the Performance of the European LMDS System.

Michel Marot, Monique Becker, Paul-Vincent Marboua


Computing Call Dropping and Waiting Probabilities in LEO Satellite Systems for Voice Communications.

Sebastià Galmés, Ramón Puigjaner


Performance Modelling of a Wireless GSM/GPRS Cell under Partial Sharing Scheme.

Demetres D. Kouvatsos, Yue Li, Irfan-Ullah Awan


Short Papers (Poster Presentations)

An Efficient Probabilistic Packet Marking Scheme for IP Traceback.

Basheer Al-Duwairi, Anirban Chakrabarti, Govindarasu Manimaran


A Geomulticast Architecture and Analysis Model for Ad-Hoc Networks.

Beongku An, Dohyeon Kim


An Architecture to Support QoS Multicast Routing for Ad-Hoc Networks.

Beongku An, Do-Hyeon Kim, Nam-Soo Kim


Linkcast: Fast and Scalable Multicast Routing Protocol.

Mozafar Bag Mohammadi, Siavash Samadian-Barzoki, Nasser Yazdani


Towards an Erlang-Like Formula for the Performance Evaluation of GPRS/EDGE Networks with Finite-Length Sessions.

Bruno Baynat, Khaled Boussetta, Pierre Eisenmann, Nidham Ben Rached


Multicast Transport Protocol Analysis: Self-Similar Sources.

Mine Çaglar, Öznur Özkasap


SPEED: Scalable Protocols for Efficient Event Delivery in Sensor Networks.

Tassos Dimitriou, Ioannis Krontiris, Fotios Nikakis, Paul G. Spirakis


Improved Position Estimation in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks.

Erwan Ermel, Anne Fladenmuller, Guy Pujolle, André Cotton


A Geometric Derivation of the Probability of Finding a Relay in Multi-rate Networks.

Laura Marie Feeney, Daniel Hollos, Martin Kubisch, Seble Mengesha, Holger Karl


Metadata Design for Introspection-Capable Reconfigurable Systems.

Vangelis Gazis, Nancy Alonistioti, Lazaros F. Merakos


Security Clustering: A Network-Wide Secure Computing Mechanism in Pervasive Computing.

Jabeom Gu, Sehyun Park, Jaehoon Nah, Sungwon Sohn, Ohyoung Song


A Game Theoretic Approach to Web Caching.

Stathes Hadjiefthymiades, Yiannis Georgiadis, Lazaros F. Merakos


Transient Analysis of the D-BMAP/G/1 Queue with an Application to the Dimensioning of a Playout Buffer for VBR Video.

Tom Hofkens, Kathleen Spaey, Chris Blondia


A Kerberos-Based Authentication Architecture for Wireless LANs.

Mohamed Ali Kâafar, Lamia Ben Azzouz, Farouk Kamoun, Davor Males


A Preliminary Study of Scalability of TCP/IP Based Clusters under Database Workloads.

Krishna Kant


Evaluation of Smart Antenna Algorithms for cdma2000 Reverse Link.

Mustafa Karakoç, Adnan Kavak


Control Theoretic Modelling and Design of Admission Control Mechanisms for Server Systems.

Maria Kihl, Anders Robertsson, Björn Wittenmark


A Fair Service Work Scheduling Approach for Differentiated Services in Optical Access Networks.

NamUk Kim, HyunHo Yun, Minho Kang


Integrating (m, k)-Firm Real-Time Guarantees into the Internet QoS Model.

Anis Koubaa, Yeqiong Song, Jean-Pierre Thomesse


Adaptive Channel Allocation in OFDM/SDMA Wireless LANs with Limited Transceiver Resources.

Iordanis Koutsopoulos, Leandros Tassiulas


Fast End-to-End Mobility Support Using SIP for Vertical Handoffs in 4G Wireless Communication Networks.

Jung-Ho Lee, Sang-Hee Lee, Ki-Nam Seo, Jae-Sung Lim


Optimal Monitoring Equipment Placement for Fault and Attack Location in Transparent Optical Networks.

Carmen Mas Machuca, Ioannis Tomkos


Introducing Service Differentiation in a Bluetooth Piconet.

Antoine Mercier, Pascale Minet


Call-Burst Blocking Probabilities of ON-OFF Traffic Sources under the Bandwidth Reservation Policy.

Ioannis D. Moscholios, Michael D. Logothetis


The Connection Dependent Threshold Model for Finite Sources - A Generalization of the Engset Multirate Loss Model.

Ioannis D. Moscholios, Michael D. Logothetis


Analysis of Protocol Operations and Scalability of COPS-SLS Negotiation System.

Thi Mai Trang Nguyen, Nadia Boukhatem, Guy Pujolle


Outage Analysis for Multi-connection Multiclass Services in the Uplink of Wideband CDMA Cellular Mobile Networks.

Chun Nie, Tung Chong Wong, Yong Huat Chew


Experimental Analysis of the SABUL Congestion Control Algorithm.

Phoemphun Oothongsap, Yannis Viniotis, Mladen A. Vouk


Rational Server Selection for Mobile Agents: Problem Solution and Performance Analysis.

Carsten Pils, Jan Kritzner, Stefan Diepolder


Collaborative Trust-Based Secure Routing in Multihop Ad Hoc Networks.

Niki Pissinou, Tirthankar Ghosh, Kia Makki


Comparative Evaluation of Two Scalable QoS Architectures.

Rui Prior, Susana Sargento, Pedro Brandão, Sérgio Crisóstomo


An Efficient ID-Based Authenticated Key Agreement Protocol from Pairings.

Eun-Kyung Ryu, Eun-Jun Yoon, Kee-Young Yoo


Fast Flooding in Power Save Mode of IEEE 802.11 DCF Based Mobile Ad Hoc Networks.

Myung-Hwan Seo, Hyeon-Ju Yoon, Joong Soo Ma


Seamless Congestion Control over Wired and Wireless IEEE 802.11 Networks.

Vasilios A. Siris, Despina Triantafyllidou


Shared Protection by Concatenated Rings in Optical WDM Networks.

Hyunseung Choo, Minhan Son, Min Young Chung, Tae-Jin Lee


Distributed Scheduling of Recording Tasks with Interconnected Servers.

Sergios Soursos, George D. Stamoulis, Theodoros Bozios


Impairment Constrained Based Routing for Managed Reach WDM Optical Networks.

Dimitrios Vogiatzis, Carmen Mas Machuca, Ioannis Tomkos


Performance Analysis of Variable Bit Rate Multiclass Services in the Uplink of a Dynamic Complete Partitioning Round-Robin Carrier-Hopping Multirate Multi-carrier DS-CDMA System.

Tung Chong Wong, Jon W. Mark, Kee Chaing Chua


ORBIS: A Reconfigurable Hybrid Optical Metropolitan Area Network Architecture.

Yufeng Xin, Ilia Baldine, Mark Cassada, Daniel S. Stevenson, Laura E. Jackson, Harry G. Perros


A Layer Assignment and Resource Reservation Scheme for Hierarchical Cell Structures.

Roland Zander, Johan M. Karlsson