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Paper accepted at Middleware 2022

The paper Celestial: Virtual Software System Testbeds for the LEO Edge has been accepted at the Middleware 2022 conference.

The paper Celestial: Virtual Software System Testbeds for the LEO Edge has been accepted at the 23rd International Middleware Conference.
We present an approach to test LEO edge software systems in the cloud with emulated servers (PDF can be found at Publications).

Additionally, we publish a technical report (PDF can be found at Publications).

Courses offered in the summer term 2022 are online

Starting today, our courses offered in the summer term 2022 can be found on our website.

Starting today, our courses offered in the summer term 2022 can be found here.

Poster accepted at CCGrid 2022

The poster Towards Distributed Coordination for Fog Platforms has been accepted at the CCGrid 2022 conference.

The paper Towards Distributed Coordination for Fog Platforms has been accepted at the 22nd IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Internet Computing (CCGrid 2022).
We present a hybrid approach to configuration data management in the fog (PDF can be found at Publications).

Paper accepted for publication in Internationales Verkehrswesen.

The paper Crowdsourcing in der Radverkehrsforschung has been accepted for publication in Internationales Verkehrswesen (Trialog Publishers).

The paper Crowdsourcing in der Radverkehrsforschung has been accepted for publication in Internationales Verkehrswesen's January 2022 edition.

In the paper (unfortunately only available in German), we describe our experiences from participating in SWR's #besserRadfahren campaign on cycling safety. (PDF can be found at Publications).

Paper accepted at ICFEC 2022

The paper QoS-Aware Resource Placement for LEO Satellite Edge Computing has been accepted at the ICFEC 2022 conference.

The paper QoS-Aware Resource Placement for LEO Satellite Edge Computing has been accepted at the International Conference on Fog and Edge Computing (ICFEC 2022).
We show how the existing research on resource placement on a 2D torus can be applied to server and service placement for the LEO Edge by leveraging the unique topology of LEO satellite...

SimRa wins the German Bicycle Award 2022

Both SimRa and the OpenBikeSensor project won 1st place in the German Bicycle Award in the category Service & Communication.

Both projects OpenBikeSensor and SimRa won 1st place in the German Bicycle Award in the category Service & Communication.
In the Germany-wide competition with 128 projects submitted, both projects made it to the list of nominees. After three years of project runtime, SimRa has recorded more than 60,000 rides and more than half a million driven...

Trever Schirmer starts working at MCC

Starting January 2022, Trever Schirmer works for us as a research associate.

Starting January 2022, Trever Schirmer works for us as a research associate. In his reseach, amonst others, he studies FaaS environments.

Workshop paper accepted at UCC 2021

The workshop paper Predictive Replica Placement for Mobile Users in Distributed Fog Data Stores with Client-Side Markov Models has been accepted at the DML-ICC 2021.

The workshop paper Predictive Replica Placement for Mobile Users in Distributed Fog Data Stores with Client-Side Markov Models has been accepted at the 1st Workshop on Distributed Machine Learning for the Intelligent Computing Continuum (DML-ICC).
We present variations of Markov model algorithms that can run on clients to increase the data...

Paper accepted for publication in the Software: Practice and Experience journal

The paper AuctionWhisk: Using an Auction-Inspired Approach for Function Placement in Serverless Fog Platform has been accepted for publication in the Software: Practice and Experience journal (Wiley).

The paper AuctionWhisk: Using an Auction-Inspired Approach for Function Placement in Serverless Fog Platform has been accepted for publication in the Software: Practice and Experience journal (Wiley).
We present an auction-inspired approach to FaaS function placement in the fog in which application developers bid on resources while fog nodes decide...