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IEEE Software magazine is seeking articles for a July/August 2007 special issue on software patterns. The issue will review the software pattern community's achievements and practices, and assess how patterns have influenced thinking and practices in software development.
Possible topics include the impact of patterns on development processes; the mining, evolution, and revisiting of patterns; and capturing domain expertise with patterns, including shepherding and writers' workshops.
Submissions are due by 15 January 2007. For author instructions and a complete call for papers, visit www.computer.org/software.
The Call and Calendar section lists conferences, symposia, and workshops that the IEEE Computer Society sponsors or cooperates in presenting.
Visit www.computer.org/conferences for instructions on how to submit conference or call listings, as well as a more complete listing of upcoming computer-related conferences.
ICDCS is an IEEE Computer Society-sponsored conference that covers a wide range of topics in distributed computing. It has a long history of significant achievements and worldwide visibility. The conference provides a forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry, and government to present their latest research findings in any aspects of distributed and parallel computing.
Conference organizers have solicited submissions on topics that include autonomic computing, data management, network protocols, and fault tolerance and dependability.
ICDCS 2007 takes place from 25–29 June in Toronto. For further details, including registration information as it becomes available, visit www.eecg.utoronto.ca/icdcs07.