Special Issue: Advances in Network Systems

Andrzej Chojnacki, Andrzej Kowalski, Bohdan Macukow, Maciej Grzenda, Anton Železnikar, Matjaž Gams, Jožef Stefan, Drago Torkar, Jožef Stefan, Juan Carlos, Augusto, Argentina (+13 others)
2012 unpublished
Tremendous development of network systems and network applications observed over the last years has opened even more new research areas. The success of WWW applications, API exposition via web services or ubiquitous mobile access is immediately followed by significant challenges related to performance, security, or privacy issues of network systems. In particular, large network operators managing core high bandwidth networks and providing services to millions of end users are facing growing
more » ... nd for increased data transfer, quality of service and novel services. This results in unprecedented research and development of numerous network services, applications and systems. To stimulate the cooperation between commercial research community and academia, the first edition of Frontiers in Network Applications and Network Systems symposium was organized in 2012. The main idea of providing a forum for academia and application-oriented research was fulfilled by the organizers of the event. These are: Orange Labs Poland -a part of a global chain of R&D centres or France Telecom group and two leading Polish academic communities, namely