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  • A lightweight service placement approach for community network micro-clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis; Sathiaseelan, Arjuna; Crowcroft, Jon (2019-03)
    Article
    Open Access
    Community networks (CNs) have gained momentum in the last few years with the increasing number of spontaneously deployed WiFi hotspots and home networks. These networks, owned and managed by volunteers, offer various ...
  • Cloud-based extension for Community-Lab 

    Selimi, Mennan; Florit López, Jorge Luis; Vega d'Aurelio, Davide; Meseguer Pallarès, Roc; López Berga, Ester; Khan, Muhammad Amin; Neumann, Axel; Freitag, Fèlix; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Baig Viñas, Roger; Escrich, Pau; Moll, Agusti; Pueyo, Roguer; Vilalta, Ivan; Aymerich, Marc; Lamora, Santiago (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
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    Community-Lab is an open, distributed infrastructure for researchers to carry out experiments within wireless community networks. Community networks are an emergent model of infrastructures built with off-the-shelf ...
  • Cloud services in the Guifi.net community network 

    Selimi, Mennan; Khan, Muhammad Amin; Dimogerontakis, Emmanouil; Freitag, Fèlix; Pueyo, Roger (2015-02-15)
    Article
    Open Access
    Internet and communication technologies have lowered the costs to collaborate for communities, leading to new services like user-generated content and social computing and, through collaboration, collectively built ...
  • Experiences with distributed heterogeneous clouds over community networks 

    Selimi, Mennan; Freitag, Fèlix; Martí, Daniel; Pueyo, Roguer; Escrich, Pau; Baig Viñas, Roger (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014)
    Conference lecture
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    Community networks [1] are decentralized and self-organized communication networks built and operated by citizens and for citizens. They are an emergent model of infrastructure that aims to satisfy a community's demand for ...
  • Gelly-scheduling: distributed graph processing for service placement in community networks 

    Coimbra, Miguel E.; Selimi, Mennan; Francisco, Alexandre P.; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
    Conference report
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    Community networks (CNs) have seen an increase in the last fifteen years. Their members contact nodes which operate Internet proxies, web servers, user file storage and video streaming services, to name a few. Detecting ...
  • Information-Centric Multi-Access Edge Computing Platform for Community Mesh Networks 

    Lertsinsrubtavee, Adisorn; Selimi, Mennan; Sathiaseelan, Arjuna; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Crowcroft, Jon (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
    Conference report
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  • Integration of assisted P2P live streaming service in community network clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan; Apolonia, Nuno; Olid Domínguez, Ferran; Freitag, Fèlix; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Moll, Agustí; Pueyo, Roger; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2015)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Wireless community networks (CNs) are large-scale, self-organized and decentralized communication infrastructures built and operated by citizens for citizens. CN cloud infrastructures have been recently introduced to run ...
  • On the service placement in community network micro-clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2017-05-22)
    Doctoral thesis
    Open Access
    Community networks (CNs) have gained momentum in the last few years in response to the growing demand for network connectivity in rural and urban areas. These networks, owned and managed by volunteers, offer various services ...
  • Performance evaluation of a distributed storage service in community network clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan; Freitag, Fèlix; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Veiga, Luis (Wiley, 2015-09-20)
    Article
    Open Access
    Community networks are self-organized and decentralized communication networks built and operated by citizens, for citizens. The consolidation of today's cloud technologies offers now, for community networks, the possibility ...
  • Practical service placement approach for microservices architecture 

    Selimi, Mennan; Cerdà Alabern, Llorenç; Sánchez Artigas, Marc; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Community networks (CNs) have gained momentum in the last few years with the increasing number of spontaneously deployed WiFi hotspots and home networks. These networks, owned and managed by volunteers, offer various ...
  • Towards application deployment in community network clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan; Freitag, Fèlix (Springer, 2014)
    Conference report
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    Community networks are decentralized communication networks, built and operated by citizens for citizens. Most of these networks originated for enabling Internet access for under-provisioned areas. With the consolidation ...
  • Towards blockchain-enabled wireless mesh networks 

    Selimi, Mennan; Kabbinale, A.R.; Ali, A.; Navarro Moldes, Leandro; Sathiaseelan, Arjuna (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2018)
    Conference report
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    Recently, mesh networking and blockchain are two of the hottest technologies in the telecommunications industry. Combining both can reformulate Internet access. While mesh networking makes connecting to the Internet easy ...
  • Towards distributed architecture for collaborative cloud services in community networks 

    Khan, Muhammad Amin; Selimi, Mennan; Freitag, Fèlix (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Internet and communication technologies have lowered the costs for communities to collaborate, leading to new services like user-generated content and social computing, and through collaboration, collectively built ...
  • Towards network-aware service placement in community network micro-clouds 

    Selimi, Mennan; Vega d'Aurelio, Davide; Freitag, Fèlix; Veiga, Luis (Springer, 2016)
    Conference report
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    Cloud services in community networks have been enabled by micro-cloud providers. They form community network micro-clouds (CNMCs), which grow organically, i.e. without being planned and optimized beforehand. Services running ...