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Enhanced Monitoring-as-a-Service for Effective Cloud Management
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Computers
By Shicong Meng,Ling Liu
Issue Date:September 2013
pp. 1705-1720
This paper introduces the concept of monitoring-as-a-service (MaaS), its main components, and a suite of key functional requirements of MaaS in cloud. We argue that MaaS should support not only the conventional state monitoring capabilities, such as instan...
 
A Collaborative and Scalable Platform for On-Demand IPTV Services
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
By Shicong Meng, Ling Liu, Jianwei Yin
Issue Date:July 2013
pp. 358-372
As a promising standard of television, Internet protocol television (IPTV) gains increasing popularity with its on-demand services. However, supporting scalable on-demand IPTV services remains to be an important challenge. Existing IPTV architecture dedica...
 
Volley: Violation Likelihood Based State Monitoring for Datacenters
Found in: 2013 IEEE 33rd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS)
By Shicong Meng,Arun K. Iyengar,Isabelle M. Rouvellou, Ling Liu
Issue Date:July 2013
pp. 1-10
Distributed state monitoring plays a critical role in Cloud datacenter management. One fundamental problem in distributed state monitoring is to minimize the monitoring cost while maximizing the monitoring accuracy at the same time. In this paper, we prese...
 
Resource-Aware Application State Monitoring
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
By Shicong Meng,Srinivas Raghav Kashyap,Chitra Venkatramani,Ling Liu
Issue Date:December 2012
pp. 2315-2329
The increasing popularity of large-scale distributed applications in datacenters has led to the growing demand of distributed application state monitoring. These application state monitoring tasks often involve collecting values of various status attribute...
 
Scaling Spatial Alarm Services on Road Networks
Found in: 2012 IEEE 19th International Conference on Web Services (ICWS)
By Kisung Lee,Ling Liu,Shicong Meng,Balaji Palanisamy
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 98-105
Spatial alarm services are essential components of many location-based applications. One of the key technical challenges for supporting spatial alarms as a service is performance and scalability. This paper shows that the Euclidean distance-based spatial a...
 
Reliable State Monitoring in Cloud Datacenters
Found in: 2012 IEEE 5th International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD)
By Shicong Meng,Arun K. Iyengar,Isabelle M. Rouvellou,Ling Liu,Kisung Lee,Balaji Palanisamy,Yuzhe Tang
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 951-958
State monitoring is widely used for detecting critical events and abnormalities of distributed systems. As the scale of such systems grows and the degree of workload consolidation increases in Cloud data centers, node failures and performance interferences...
 
State Monitoring in Cloud Datacenters
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering
By Shicong Meng, Ling Liu, Ting Wang
Issue Date:September 2011
pp. 1328-1344
Monitoring global states of a distributed cloud application is a critical functionality for cloud datacenter management. State monitoring requires meeting two demanding objectives: high level of correctness, which ensures zero or low error rate, and high c...
 
Scalable and Reliable IPTV Service Through Collaborative Request Dispatching
Found in: Web Services, IEEE International Conference on
By Shicong Meng, Ling Liu, Jianwei Yin
Issue Date:July 2010
pp. 179-186
IPTV has emerged as the future standard of television and drawn enormous attention from both industry and research communities. Among different IPTV services, on-demand services are the most popular ones due to their convenience and rich content. However, ...
 
Monitoring continuous state violation in datacenters: Exploring the time dimension
Found in: Data Engineering, International Conference on
By Shicong Meng, Ting Wang, Ling Liu
Issue Date:March 2010
pp. 968-979
Monitoring global states of an application deployed over distributed nodes becomes prevalent in today's datacenters. State monitoring requires not only correct monitoring results but also minimum communication cost for efficiency and scalability. Most exis...
 
REMO: Resource-Aware Application State Monitoring for Large-Scale Distributed Systems
Found in: Distributed Computing Systems, International Conference on
By Shicong Meng, Srinivas R. Kashyap, Chitra Venkatramani, Ling Liu
Issue Date:June 2009
pp. 248-255
To observe, analyze and control large scale distributed systems and the applications hosted on them, there is an increasing need to continuously monitor performance attributes of distributed system and application states. This results in application state ...
 
A General Proximity Privacy Principle
Found in: Data Engineering, International Conference on
By Ting Wang, Shicong Meng, Bhuvan Bamba, Ling Liu, Calton Pu
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 1279-1282
As an important privacy threat in anonymized data publication, the proximity breach is gaining increasing attention recently. Such breach occurs when an adversary concludes with high confidence that the sensitive value of a victim individual falls in a set...
 
Predicting Query Duplication with Box-Jenkins Models and Its Applications
Found in: Peer-to-Peer Computing, IEEE International Conference on
By Xinyao Hu, Shicong Meng, Cong Shi, Dingyi Han, Yong Yu
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 79-86
Many previous works of Peer-to-Peer traffic characterization and modeling focused their attention on the distribution of query contents. However, few has been done towards a better understanding of the time series distribution of these queries, which is vi...
 
Mining and Predicting Duplication over Peer-to-Peer Query Streams
Found in: Data Mining Workshops, International Conference on
By Shicong Meng, Yifeng Shao, Cong Shi, Dingyi Han, Yong Yu
Issue Date:December 2006
pp. 648-652
Many previous works of data mining user queries in Peer-to-Peer systems focused their attention on the distribution of query contents. However, few has been done towards a better understanding of the time series distribution of these queries, which is vita...
 
Cuckoo Ring: BalancingWorkload for Locality Sensitive Hash
Found in: Peer-to-Peer Computing, IEEE International Conference on
By Dingyi Han, Ting Shen, Shicong Meng, Yong Yu
Issue Date:June 2006
pp. 49-56
Locality Sensitive Hash (LSH) is widely used in peerto- peer (P2P) systems. Although it can support range or similarity queries, it breaks the load balance mechanism of traditional Distributed Hash Table (DHT) based system by replacing consistent hash with...
 
Reinforcement Learning for Query-Oriented Routing Indices in Unstructured Peer-to-Peer Networks
Found in: Peer-to-Peer Computing, IEEE International Conference on
By Cong Shi, Shicong Meng, Yuanjie Liu, Dingyi Han, Yong Yu
Issue Date:June 2006
pp. 267-274
The idea of building query-oriented routing indices has changed the way of improving routing efficiency from the basis as it can learn the content distribution during the query routing process. It gradually improves routing efficiency with no excessive net...
 
Reconciling malware labeling discrepancy via consensus learning
Found in: 2014 IEEE 30th International Conference on Data Engineering Workshops (ICDEW)
By Ting Wang,Xin Hu,Shicong Meng,Reiner Sailer
Issue Date:March 2014
pp. 84-89
Anti-virus systems developed by different vendors often demonstrate strong discrepancy in the labels they assign to given malware, which significantly hinders threat intelligence sharing. The key challenge of addressing this discrepancy stems from the diff...
   
Privacy preserving indexing for eHealth information networks
Found in: Proceedings of the 20th ACM international conference on Information and knowledge management (CIKM '11)
By Balaji Palanisamy, Ling Liu, Shicong Meng, Ting Wang, Yuzhe Tang
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 905-914
The past few years have witnessed an increasing demand for the next generation health information networks (e.g., NHIN[1]), which hold the promise of supporting large-scale information sharing across a network formed by autonomous healthcare providers. One...
     
Tide: achieving self-scaling in virtualized datacenter management middleware
Found in: Proceedings of the 11th International Middleware Conference Industrial track (Middleware Industrial Track '10)
By Ling Liu, Shicong Meng, Vijayaraghavan Soundararajan
Issue Date:November 2010
pp. 17-22
The increasing popularity of system virtualization in datacenters introduces the need for self-scaling of the management layer to cope with the increasing demands of the management workload. This paper studies the problem of self-scaling in datacenter mana...
     
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