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    • A Beacon-assisted direction-aware scanning scheme for 802.11-based discovery in Fog-to-Cloud systems 

      Rejiba, Zeineb; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      In order to fully leverage idle computational resources in a fog computing scenario, a suitable discovery mechanism is needed. Within this context, F2C-Aware has been proposed in a previous work as a discovery solution ...
    • A comprehensive scenario agnostic Data LifeCycle model for an efficient data complexity management 

      Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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      There is a vast amount of data being generated every day in the world, coming from a variety of sources, with different formats, quality levels, etc. This new data, together with the archived historical data, constitute ...
    • A Data LifeCycle model for smart cities 

      Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Yin, Xuefeng; Wang, Chao (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2016)
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      Smart Cities are the most challenging and promising technological solutions for absorbing the increasing pressure of population growth, while simultaneously enforcing a sustainable economic progress as well as a higher ...
    • A fog based approach for hazards differentiation in an IIoT scenario 

      Moradbeikie, Azin; Jamshidi, Kamal; Bohlooli, Ali; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier (2020)
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      Industrial control systems (ICS) are applied in many critical infrastructures. Reducing reconfiguration time after hazard leads to safety improvement, so it is one of the most important objectives in these systems. Hazards ...
    • A hash-based naming strategy for the fog-to-cloud computing paradigm 

      Gómez Cárdenas, Alejandro; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Kahvazadeh, Sarang; García Almiñana, Jordi (2018)
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      The growth of the Internet connected devices population has fuelled the emergence of new distributed computer paradigms; one of these paradigms is the so-called Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) computing, where resources (compute, ...
    • A multidimensional control architecture for combined fog-to-cloud systems 

      Masip Bruin, Xavier; Souza, Vitor Barbosa; Marín Tordera, Eva; Ren, Guang-Jie; Jukan, Admela; García Almiñana, Jordi (Springer, 2020)
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      The fog/edge computing concept has set the foundations for the deployment of new services leveraging resources deployed at the edge paving the way for an innovative collaborative model, where end-users may collaborate with ...
    • A New Parametric Regenerator Allocation Scheme taking into account Inaccurate Physical Information 

      Marín Tordera, Eva; Yannuzzi, Marcelo; Serral Gracià, René; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Sánchez López, Sergio (2010-06-08)
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      Regenerator allocation consists on selecting which of the already installed regenerators in a translucent network may be used according to the dynamic traffic requests in order to maximize the quality of the optical ...
    • A Novel and scalable naming strategy for IoT scenarios 

      Gómez Cárdenas, Alejandro; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Kahvazadeh, Sarang (2018)
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      Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) is a novel paradigm aimed at increasing the benefits brought by the growing Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices population at the edge of the network. F2C is intended to manage the available resources from ...
    • A novel architecture for efficient fog to cloud data management in smart cities 

      Sinaeepourfard, Amir; García Almiñana, Jordi; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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      Traditional smart city resources management rely on cloud based solutions to provide a centralized and rich set of open data. The advantages of cloud based frameworks are their ubiquity, (almost) unlimited resources capacity, ...
    • A novel predictive PCE-based protection strategy for resilient transport networks 

      Ramirez Almonte, Wilson; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (2015-11-21)
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      © 2016. The ever increasing requirements of new Internet applications are pushing to optimize the design of optical networks. A key design criterion in network design is the ability to recover from failures in an agile and ...
    • A preliminary model for optimal load distribution in heterogeneous smart environments 

      García Almiñana, Jordi; Aguiló Gost, Francisco de Asis L.; Simó Mezquita, Ester; Zaragoza Monroig, M. Luisa; Masip Bruin, Xavier; LU, Yunsong; Prieto González, Andrés; Molinas Ramón, Joan (2019)
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      Smart cities are becoming popular and, with them, a plethora of resources is emerging turning into a massive concentration of computing devices. In such environments, the deployment of a smart resources management system ...
    • A Proposal for Inter-domain QoS Rounting Based on Distributed Overlay Entities and QBGP 

      Yannuzzi, Marcelo; Fonte, Alexandre; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Monteiro, Edmundo; Sánchez López, Sergio; Curado, Marilia; Domingo Pascual, Jordi (2004-09)
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      This paper proposes a novel and incremental approach to Inter-Domain QoS Routing. Our approach is to provide a completely distributed Overlay Architecture and a routing layer for dynamic QoS provisioning, and to use QoS ...
    • A resource identity management strategy for combined fog-to-cloud systems 

      Gómez Cárdenas, Alejandro; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Kahvazadeh, Sarang; García Almiñana, Jordi (2018)
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      Fog-to-Cloud (F2C) is an emerging architecture intended to manage the resources continuum from far datacenters up to the near edge, putting together the cloud and fog concepts. It aims to obtain both, an efficient utilization ...
    • A simulation study of combined routing and contention resolution algorithms in connection-oriented OPS network scenario 

      Klinkowski, Miroslaw; Careglio, Davide; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Spadaro, Salvatore; Sánchez López, Sergio; Solé Pareta, Josep (IEEE Press and Wiley, 2004-10-12)
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      Connection-oriented optical packet-switched network integrates MPLS and OPS layers to exploit the best of electronic and optical technologies. In particular, routing components use enhanced routing algorithms to compute ...
    • A smart drive to future transport systems 

      Marrero Almonte, Ramon; Marín Tordera, Eva; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Nuez Baldomà, Román; Batlle Ferrer, Jaume; Ren, Guang-Jie (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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      Road transport vehicles (RTV) technologies, features and capacities are rapidly evolving, hence fostering innovative transport paradigms strongly impacting on all involved transport players. Current and unforeseen technological ...
    • A survey and taxonomy of ID/Locator Split Architectures 

      Ramirez Almonte, Wilson; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Yannuzzi, Marcelo; Serral Gracià, René; Martínez Manzanilla, Anny Gabriela; Siddiqui, Muhammad Shuaib (2014-02-26)
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      The IP-based addressing scheme currently supporting the whole routing architecture embeds some well-known limitations that may significantly hinder the deployment of new applications and services on the Internet. Indeed, ...
    • A survey of communication protocols for internet of things and related challenges of fog and cloud computing integration 

      Dizdarevic, Jasenka; Carpio, Francisco; Jukan, Admela; Masip Bruin, Xavier (2019-01-01)
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      The fast increment in the number of IoT (Internet of Things) devices is accelerating the research on new solutions to make cloud services scalable. In this context, the novel concept of fog computing as well as the combined ...
    • A survey on mobility-induced service migration in the fog, edge, and related computing paradigms 

      Rejiba, Zeineb; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva (2019-09-01)
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      With the advent of fog and edge computing paradigms, computation capabilities have been moved toward the edge of the network to support the requirements of highly demanding services. To ensure that the quality of such ...
    • A survey on the recent efforts of the Internet standardization body for securing inter-domain routing 

      Siddiqui, Muhammad Shuaib; Montero Banegas, Diego Teodoro; Serral Gracià, René; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Yannuzzi, Marcelo (2015-04-07)
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      The Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) is the de facto inter-domain routing protocol in the Internet, thus it plays a crucial role in current communications. Unfortunately, it was conceived without any internal security mechanism, ...
    • A Techno-Economic study of network coding protection schemes 

      Ramirez Almonte, Wilson; Masip Bruin, Xavier; Marín Tordera, Eva; Yannuzzi, Marcelo; Martínez Manzanilla, Anny Gabriela; Sánchez López, Sergio; Siddiqui, Shuaib; López Álvarez, Victor (2014)
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      The recent advances in optical technologies pave the way to the deployment of high-bandwidth services. As reliability becomes a mandatory requirement for some of these services, network providers must endow their networks ...