IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

Networking 2006: Coimbra, Portugal

NETWORKING 2006 - Networking Technologies, Services, and Protocols; Performance of Computer and Communication Networks; Mobile and Wireless Communications Systems, 5th International IFIP-TC6 Networking Conference, Coimbra, Portugal, May 15-19, 2006, Proceedings

Fernando Boavida, Thomas Plagemann, Burkhard Stiller, Cédric Westphal, Edmundo Monteiro

Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 3976, ISBN: 3-540-34192-7


Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks I

A Scheme to Provide Proportionally Differentiated End-to-End Packet Delay in Wireless Multi-hop Ad Hoc Networks.

Dan Li, Peng Yong Kong


Service Differentiation Via Adaptive Gateway Discovery in Ad Hoc Networks Connected to Wired Networks.

Mari Carmen Domingo


Stability-Throughput Tradeoff and Routing in Multi-hop Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks.

Arzad Alam Kherani, Rachid El Azouzi, Eitan Altman


EASR: An Energy Aware Source Routing with Disjoint Multipath Selection for Energy-Efficient Multihop Wireless Ad Hoc Networks.

Do-Youn Hwang, Eui Hyeok Kwon, Jae-Sung Lim


Traffic Engineering I

On Improving the Accuracy of OSPF Traffic Engineering.

Gábor Rétvári, József Bíró, Tibor Cinkler


Achieving Bursty Traffic Guarantees by Integrating Traffic Engineering and Buffer Management Tools.

Miriam Allalouf, Yuval Shavitt


How Well Do Traffic Engineering Objective Functions Meet TE Requirements?.

Simon Balon, Fabian Skivée, Guy Leduc


Variable Step Fluid Simulation for Communication Network.

Hongjoong Kim, Junsoo Lee


Monitoring/Measurements I

Estimating Link Capacity in High Speed Networks.

Ling-Jyh Chen, Tony Sun, Li Lao, Guang Yang 0001, M. Y. Sanadidi, Mario Gerla


Internet Traffic Mid-term Forecasting: A Pragmatic Approach Using Statistical Analysis Tools.

Rachel Babiarz, Jean-Sebastien Bedo


Semantic Compression of TCP Traces.

Gabriel Istrate, Anders Hansson, Sunil Thulasidasan, Madhav V. Marathe, Christopher L. Barrett


Traffic Anomaly Detection and Characterization in the Tunisian National University Network.

Khadija Houerbi Ramah, Hichem Ayari, Farouk Kamoun


Wireless Networks I

B-EDCA: A New IEEE 802.11e-Based QoS Protocol for Multimedia Wireless Communications.

José Villalón, Pedro Cuenca, Luis Orozco-Barbosa


A Lagrangian Approach for the Optimal Placement of Wireless Relay Nodes in Wireless Local Area Networks.

Aaron So, Ben Liang


Correlated Equilibrium in Access Control for Wireless Communications.

Eitan Altman, Nicolas Bonneau, Mérouane Debbah


Design and Analysis of an Adaptive Backoff Algorithm for IEEE 802.11 DCF Mechanism.

Mouhamad Ibrahim, Sara Alouf


Routing I

A Comparison of Exact and epsilon-Approximation Algorithms for Constrained Routing.

Fernando A. Kuipers, Ariel Orda, Danny Raz, Piet Van Mieghem


Path Selection Techniques to Establish Constrained Interdomain MPLS LSPs.

Cristel Pelsser, Olivier Bonaventure


Reliable Routings in Networks with Generalized Link Failure Events.

Stamatis Stefanakos


Making Outbound Route Selection Robust to Egress Point Failure.

Mina Amin, Kin-Hon Ho, Michael P. Howarth, George Pavlou


Resource Management and QoS I

An Approach to Off-Line Inter-domain QoS-Aware Resource Optimization.

Manuel Pedro, Edmundo Monteiro, Fernando Boavida


A Distributed QoS Scheduler for Smoothing Output Traffic of Input Buffered Switches.

Man-Ting Choy, Tony Tong Lee


VoD QAM Resource Allocation Algorithms.

Jiong Gong, David Reed, Terry Shaw, Daniel A. Vivanco, Jim Martin


Performance of Experience-Based Admission Control in the Presence of Traffic Changes.

Jens Milbrandt, Michael Menth, Jan Junker


Topology and Location Awareness

Topologically-Aware AAA Overlay Network in Mobile IPv6 Environment.

Jun Li 0002, Xinming Ye, Ye Tian


QoS-Aware Multi-tier Location Managements for Integrated WLAN/UMTS Networks.

Yun Won Chung


Leveraging Buffering Delay Estimation for Geolocation of Internet Hosts.

Bamba Gueye, Steve Uhlig, Artur Ziviani, Serge Fdida


Caching and Content Management

A Feedback Control Approach to Mitigating Mistreatment in Distributed Caching Groups.

Georgios Smaragdakis, Nikolaos Laoutaris, Ibrahim Matta, Azer Bestavros, Ioannis Stavrakakis


Locality of Reference in an Hierarchy of Web Caches.

Fernando Duarte, Fabrício Benevenuto, Virgílio A. F. Almeida, Jussara M. Almeida


DMTP: Controlling Spam Through Message Delivery Differentiation.

Zhenhai Duan, Yingfei Dong, Kartik Gopalan


Optical Networks I

Delay Performance Analysis for an Agile All-Photonic Star Network.

Cheng Peng, Peng He, Gregor von Bochmann, Trevor J. Hall


Designing Scalable WDM Optical Interconnects Using Predefined Wavelength Conversion.

Haitham S. Hamza, Jitender S. Deogun


Designing Fast and Bandwidth Efficient Protection Scheme for WDM Optical Networks.

Yu Lin, Haitham S. Hamza, Jitender S. Deogun


Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks II

Increasing Fairness and Efficiency Using the MadMac Protocol in Ad Hoc Networks.

Tahiry Razafindralambo, Isabelle Guérin Lassous


Duplicate Address Detection in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Using Wireless Nature.

Yu Chen, Eric Fleury


Fault Monitoring in Ad-Hoc Networks Based on Information Theory.

Remi Badonnel, Radu State, Olivier Festor


Performance Analysis of Exposed Terminal Effect in IEEE 802.11 Ad Hoc Networks in Finite Load Conditions.

Dimitris Vassis, George Kormentzas


Transport Protocols

Modeling and Performance Evaluation of SCTP as Transport Protocol for Firewall Control.

Sebastian Kiesel, Michael Scharf


Transport Layer Issues in Delay Tolerant Mobile Networks.

Khaled A. Harras, Kevin C. Almeroth


Performance of Competing High-Speed TCP Flows.

Michele C. Weigle, Pankaj Sharma, Jesse R. Freeman IV


On the Accuracy of Analytical Models of TCP Throughput.

Ibtissam El Khayat, Pierre Geurts, Guy Leduc


Monitoring/Measurements II

High Speed Packet Logging on a Budget.

Chad D. Mano, Jeff Smith, Bill Bordogna, Aaron Striegel


An Efficient Overlay Link Performance Monitoring Technique.

Zhi Li 0002, Lihua Yuan, Prasant Mohapatra


Measurement of Radio Propagation Path Loss over the Sea for Wireless Multimedia.

Dong-You Choi


Workload Loss Examinations with a Novel Probabilistic Extension of Network Calculus.

András Gulyás, József Bíró



Optimized Handoff Decision Mechanisms for Scalable Network Mobility Support.

Sangwook Kang, Yunkuk Kim, Woojin Park, Jaejoon Jo, Sunshin An


Fast Re-authentication for Handovers in Wireless Communication Networks.

Ralf Wienzek, Rajendra Persaud


Handover Operation in Mobile IP-over-MPLS Networks.

Vasos Vassiliou


The Design and Implementation of a Quality-Based Handover Trigger.

Ian Marsh, Björn Grönvall, Florian Hammer



An Efficient Algorithm for Resource Sharing in Peer-to-Peer Networks.

Wei-Cherng Liao, Fragkiskos Papadopoulos, Konstantinos Psounis


On the Identification and Analysis of P2P Traffic Aggregation.

Trang Dinh Dang, Marcell Perényi, András Gefferth, Sándor Molnár


A Decentralized Recommendation System Based on Self-organizing Partnerships.

Giancarlo Ruffo, Rossano Schifanella, Enrico Ghiringhello


Enhancing the P2P Protocols to Support Advanced Multi-keyword Queries.

Samir Ghamri-Doudane, Nazim Agoulmine



Chasing: An Efficient Streaming Mechanism for Scalable and Resilient Video-on-Demand Service over Peer-to-Peer Networks.

Jian-Guang Luo, Yun Tang, Shi-Qiang Yang


A Practical Approach to SIP, QoS and AAA Integration.

Michael Stier, Emanuel Eick, Eckhart Koerner


Efficient Overlay Audio Conferencing.

Norbert Egi, Nick Blundell, Laurent Mathy


On the Stability of End-Point-Based Multimedia Streaming.

György Dán, Viktória Fodor, Gunnar Karlsson



Multicast Tree Aggregation in Large Domains.

Joanna Moulierac, Alexandre Guitton, Miklós Molnár


Analysis and Performance Evaluation of a Multicast File Transfer Solution for Congested Asymmetric Networks.

Pilar Manzanares-Lopez, Juan Carlos Sanchez-Aarnoutse, Josemaria Malgosa-Sanahuja, Joan García-Haro


Traffic Engineering II

Multi-Layer Traffic Engineering Through Adaptive lambda-Path Fragmentation and De-fragmentation.

Tibor Cinkler, Péter Hegyi, Márk Asztalos, Géza Geleji, János Szigeti, András Kern


Managing Traffic Demand Uncertainty in Replica Server Placement with Robust Optimization.

Kin-Hon Ho, Stylianos Georgoulas, Mina Amin, George Pavlou


An Information Theoretic Approach for Systems with Parallel Distributions: Case Studying Internet Traffic.

Charalabos Skianis, Lambros Sarakis


Optical Networks II

Characterization of the Burst Aggregation Process in Optical Burst Switching.

Xenia Mountrouidou, Harry G. Perros


Improving Bandwidth Efficiency in a Multi-service Slotted Dual Bus Optical Ring Network.

Mohamad Chaitou, Gérard Hébuterne, Hind Castel


Issues on Performance Assessment of Optical Burst Switched Networks: Burst Loss Versus Packet Loss Metrics.

Nuno M. Garcia, Przemyslaw Lenkiewicz, Paulo P. Monteiro, Mário M. Freire


Mobile Ad-Hoc Networks III

A Multi-hop MAC Forwarding Protocol for Inter-vehicular Communication.

Woosin Lee, Hyukjoon Lee, Hyun Lee, ChangSub Shin


Route Lifetime Based Optimal Hop Selection in VANETs on Highway: An Analytical Viewpoint.

Dinesh Kumar 0002, Arzad Alam Kherani, Eitan Altman


On the Performances of the Routing Protocols in MANET: Classical Versus Self-organized Approaches.

Fabrice Theoleyre, Fabrice Valois


Performance Modeling of Epidemic Routing.

Xiaolan Zhang, Giovanni Neglia, James F. Kurose, Donald F. Towsley


Wireless Sensor Networks

Maximum Lifetime Routing and Data Aggregation for Wireless Sensor Networks.

Cunqing Hua, Tak-Shing Peter Yum


Managing Random Sensor Networks by means of Grid Emulation.

Zvi Lotker, Alfredo Navarra


Distributed Data Gathering in Multi-sink Sensor Networks with Correlated Sources.

Kevin Yuen, Baochun Li, Ben Liang


Abstract Frames for Reducing Overhearing in Wireless Sensor Networks.

Abdelmalik Bachir, Dominique Barthel, Martin Heusse, Andrzej Duda


Resource Management and QoS II

Dynamic Resource Allocation in Communication Networks.

Antonio Capone, Jocelyne Elias, Fabio Martignon, Guy Pujolle


Fair Assured Services Without Any Special Support at the Core.

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


Max-Min Fair Distribution of Modular Network Flows on Fixed Paths.

Pål Nilsson, Michal Pióro


Anticipatory Distributed Packet Filter Configuration for Carrier-Grade IP-Networks.

Birger Tödtmann, Erwin P. Rathgeb


Wireless Networks II

Fast Handoff Scheme for Seamless Multimedia Service in Wireless LAN.

Hye-Soo Kim, Sang-Hee Park, Chun-Su Park, Jae-Won Kim, Sung-Jea Ko


On the Tradeoff Between Blocking and Dropping Probabilities in CDMA Networks Supporting Elastic Services.

Gábor Fodor, Miklós Telek, Leonardo Badia


A Point-to-Point Protocol Improvement to Reduce Data Call Setup Latency in Cdma2000 System.

Eun-sook Lee, Kyu-seob Cho, Sung Kim


Performance and Analysis of CDM-FH-OFDMA for Broadband Wireless Systems.

Kan Zheng, Lu Han, Jianfeng Wang, Wenbo Wang 0007


Routing II

Multi-service Routing: A Routing Proposal for the Next Generation Internet.

António Varela, Teresa Vazão, Guilherme Arroz


Quantifying the BGP Routes Diversity Inside a Tier-1 Network.

Steve Uhlig, Sébastien Tandel


Distributed QoS Routing for Backbone Overlay Networks.

Li Lao, Swapna S. Gokhale, Jun-Hong Cui


Distributed Linear Time Construction of Colored Trees for Disjoint Multipath Routing.

Srinivasan Ramasubramanian, Mithun Harkara, Marwan Krunz


Optical Networks III

Cross-Virtual Concatenation for Ethernet-over-SONET/SDH Networks.

Satyajeet Ahuja, Marwan Krunz


Optimal Wavelength Converter Placement with Guaranteed Wavelength Usage.

Can Fang, Chor Ping Low


Estimating Network Offered Load for Optical Burst Switching Networks.

Przemyslaw Lenkiewicz, Marek Hajduczenia, Mário M. Freire, Henrique J. A. da Silva, Paulo P. Monteiro


Poster Session

An Adaptive Parameter Deflection Routing to Resolve Contentions in OBS Networks.

Keping Long, Xiaolong Yang, Sheng Huang, Qianbin Chen, Ruyan Wang


Bandwidth Utilization in Sorted-Priority Schedulers.

Tae Joon Kim


A Multicast Approach for UMTS: A Performance Study.

Antonios G. Alexiou, Dimitrios Antonellis, Christos Bouras


Echidna: Efficient Clustering of Hierarchical Data for Network Traffic Analysis.

Abdun Naser Mahmood, Christopher Leckie, Parampalli Udaya


Cross-Layer Performance of a Distributed Real-Time MAC Protocol Supporting Variable Bit Rate Multiclass Services in WPANs.

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


Performance Analysis of IEEE802.16e Random Access Protocol with Mobility.

Sang-Sik Ahn, Hyong-Woo Lee, Jun-Bae Seo, Choong-Ho Cho


Cost-Benefit Analysis of Web Prefetching Algorithms from the User's Point of View.

Josep Domènech, Ana Pont, Julio Sahuquillo, José A. Gil


An MPLS-Based Micro-mobility Solution.

Rajendra Persaud, Ralf Wienzek, Gerald Berghoff, Ralf Schanko


A Comparative Performance Study of IPv6 Transitioning Mechanisms - NAT-PT vs. TRT vs. DSTM.

Michael Mackay, Christopher Edwards


CAC: Context Adaptive Clustering for Efficient Data Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks.

Guang-yao Jin, Myong-Soon Park


On the Performance of Cooperative Diversity in Infrastructure-Based Networks with Two Relays.

Jun Yeop Jung


IP Mobility Support with a Multihomed Mobile Router.

Hee-Dong Park, Dong-Won Kum, Yong-Ha Kwon, Kang-Won Lee, You Ze Cho


Performance Analysis and Design: Power Saving Backoff Algorithm for IEEE 802.11 DCF.

Feng Zheng, Barry Gleeson, John Nelson


A Fast Pattern-Matching Algorithm for Network Intrusion Detection System.

Jung-Sik Sung, Seok-Min Kang, Taeck-Geun Kwon


Multicast OLSP Establishment Scheme in OVPN over IP/GMPLS over DWDM.

Jeong-Mi Kim, Oh-Han Kang, Jae-Il Jung, Sung Un Kim


Directional Reception vs. Directional Transmission for Maximum Lifetime Multicast Delivery in Ad-Hoc Networks.

Kerry N. Wood, Luiz A. DaSilva


Micro- and Macroscopic Analysis of RTT Variability in GPRS and UMTS Networks.

Jorma Kilpi, Pasi E. Lassila


Control Plane Protection Using Link Management Protocol (LMP) in the ASON/GMPLS CARISMA Network.

Jordi Perelló, Eduard Escalona, Salvatore Spadaro, Fernando Agraz, Jaume Comellas, Gabriel Junyent


A Novel Resource Allocation Scheme for Reducing MAP Overhead and Maximizing Throughput in MIMO-OFDM Systems.

Chungha Koh, Kyung-Ho Sohn, Ji Wan Song, Young Yong Kim


Secure Routing Using Factual Correctness.

Muthusrinivasan Muthuprasanna, Govindarasu Manimaran


Entropy Based Flow Aggregation.

Yan Hu, Dah-Ming Chiu, John C. S. Lui


Monitoring Wireless Sensor Networks Using a Model-Aided Approach.

Chongqing Zhang, Minglu Li, Min-You Wu, Wenzhe Zhang


VBF: Vector-Based Forwarding Protocol for Underwater Sensor Networks.

Peng Xie, Jun-Hong Cui, Li Lao


Hybrid ARQ Scheme with Antenna Permutation for MIMO Systems in Slow Fading Channels.

Jianfeng Wang, Meizhen Tu, Kan Zheng, Wenbo Wang 0007


Scalable Quantitative Delay Guarantee Support in DiffServ Networks Through NSIS.

Jian Zhang, Maxweel Carmo, Marília Curado, Jorge Sá Silva, Fernando Boavida


SDC: A Distributed Clustering Protocol for Peer-to-Peer Networks.

Yan Li, Li Lao, Jun-Hong Cui


A New Burst Scheduling Algorithm for Edge/Core Node Combined Optical Burst Switched Networks.

SeoungYoung Lee, In-Yong Hwang, Hong-Shik Park


Distributed Real-Time Monitoring with Accuracy Objectives.

Alberto Gonzalez Prieto, Rolf Stadler


Improving Load Balance of Ethernet Carrier Networks Using IEEE 802.1S MSTP with Multiple Regions.

Amaro de Sousa, Gil Soares


A Simple Sink Mobility Support Algorithm for Routing Protocols in Wireless Sensor Networks.

Chun-Su Park, You-Sun Kim, Kwang-Wook Lee, Seung-Kyun Kim, Sung-Jea Ko


Concurrent Diagnosis of Clustered Sensor Networks.

Chin-Woo Cho, Yoon-Hwa Choi