Workshop on Models, Methods and Tools for Reproducible Network Research (MoMeTools)

Preliminary Workshop Program

Monday, August 25

09:00-09:10 Opening remarks

09:15-10:15 Invited Talk:

09:45-10:30 Session 1: TOOLS
Session chair: N.N.
  • The Georgia Tech Network Simulator
  • George Riley (Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • Multi-Protocol Visualization. A Tool Demonstration
  • James Hall, Andrew Moore, Ian Pratt, Ian Leslie (Unversity of Cambridge)

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break

11:00-12:30 Session 2: TOPOLOGY MODELLING
Session chair: N.N.
  • Extending and Enhancing GT-ITM
  • K. Calvert, J. Eagan, S. Merugu, A. Namjoshi, J. Stasko, E. Zegura (University of Kentucky / Georgia Institute of Technology)
  • On Realistic Network Topologies for Simulation
  • Oliver Heckmann, Michael Piringer, Jens Schmitt, Ralf Steinmetz (Darmstadt University of Technology)
  • Internet Connectivity at the AS-level: An Optimization-Driven Modeling Approach
  • Hyunseok Chang, Sugih Jamin, Walter Willinger (University of Michigan / AT&T Labs-Research)

12:30-14:00 Lunch

Session chair: N.N.
  • Considering Processing Cost in Network Simulations
  • Ramswamy Ramaswamy, Ning Weng, Tilman Wolf (University of Massachusetts)
  • TCPivo: A High-Performance Packet Replay Engine
  • Wu-chang Feng, Ashvin Goel, Abdelmajid Bezzaz, Wu-chi Feng, Jonathan Walpole (OGI @ OHSU)

15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-16:15 Session 4: MODELLING THE INTERNET
Session chair: N.N.
  • On Characterizing Affinity and Its Impact on Network Performance
  • Gabriel Lucas, Abhishek Ghose, John Chuang (University of California at Berkeley)
  • A Tool for RApid Model Parameterization and its Applications
  • Kun-chan Lan, John Heidemann (USC/ISI)

16:15-17:00 Session 5: MEASUREMENTS AND TESTBEDS
Session chair: N.N.
  • A framework for interpreting measurement over Internet
  • Kave Salamatian, Serge Fdida (Universite Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)
  • vBET: a VM-Based Emulation Testbed
  • Xuxian Jiang, Dongyan Xu (Purdue University, West Lafayette)