Flavio Esposito, Ph.D.

Publications


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Refereed Conference Publications

  • Gabriele Castellano, Flavio Esposito and Fulvio Risso.
    ‘‘A Distributed Orchestration Algorithm for Edge Computing Resources with Guarantees." In IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2019) 29 Apr - 2 May 2019. Paris, France (to appear).

  • Dmitrii Chemodanov, Prasad Calyam and Flavio Esposito
    ‘‘A Near Optimal Reliable Composition Approach for Geo-Distributed Latency-Sensitive Service Chains." In IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2019) 29 Apr - 2 May 2019. Paris, France (to appear).

  • Mary Hogan and Flavio Esposito. ‘‘Music-Defined Networking". In 17th ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets 2018). Nov 15-16, 2018 - Redmond, Washington, USA. Download PDF  [PDF]

  • Flavio Esposito, Jiayi Wang, Chiara Contoli, Gianluca Davoli, Walter Cerroni and Franco Callegati.
    ‘‘A Behavior-Driven Approach to Intent Specification for Software-Defined Infrastructure Management" In IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks (NFV-SDN 2018); 27-29 Nov 2018 - Verona, Italy. Runner-up best paper award

  • Debajyoti Bera, Flavio Esposito and Meghana Pendyala.
    ‘‘Maximal Labelled-Clique and Click-Biclique Problems for Networked Community Detection." In IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2018) 9-13 December 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

  • Andrea Melis, Davide Berardi, Chiara Contoli, Franco Callegati, Flavio Esposito and Marco Prandini. “A Policy Checker Approach for Secure Industrial SDN”. In 2nd Cyber Security In Networking Conference (CSNET 2018), Paris, France, Oct 2018.

  • Nabeel Akhtar, Ibrahim Matta, Ali Raza, Leonardo Goratti, Torsten Braun and Flavio Esposito,
    ‘‘Virtual Function Placement and Traffic Steering over 5G Multi-Technology Networks" In Proc. of IEEE 4th Conf. on Network Softwarization (NetSoft 2018), Montreal, Canada. June 25-29, 2018.

  • Flavio Esposito, Federica Paganelli and Romano Fantacci.
    ‘‘A Decomposition-based Architecture for Distributed Stochastic Cyber-Foraging of Multiple Edge Functions". In Proc. of IEEE 4th Conf. on Network Softwarization (NetSoft 2018), Montreal, Canada. June 25-29, 2018 (short paper).

  • Mary Hogan and Flavio Esposito, ‘‘Stochastic Delay Forecasts for Edge Traffic Engineering via Bayesian Networks"; In IEEE The 16th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2017), Boston, MA, Oct 30 - Nov 1, 2017 (short paper).

  • D. Chemodanov, P. Calyam, F. Esposito and A. Sukhov
    A General Constrained Shortest Path Approach for Virtual Path Embedding
    In: Proc. of the 22nd IEEE Inter. Symp. on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN 2016), June 13-15, 2016, Rome, Italy. [arXiv]

  • F. Esposito and W. Cerroni.
    GeoMig: Online Multiple VM Live Migration.
    In: Proc. of 3rd IEEE Symposium on Software Defined Systems (SDS’2016),
    in conjunction with the IEEE Int. Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2016),
    Berlin, Germany 4-8 April 2016.
    Download PDF  [PDF]

  • F. Esposito and W. Cerroni.
    Integrating Peer and Piece Selection in Content Distribution Networks.
    In: Proc. of IEEE Global Comm. Conf. (GLOBECOM ’15), San Diego, CA, 6-10 Dec 2015.

  • F. Esposito and F. Chiti.
    Distributed Consensus-based Auctions for Wireless Virtual Network Embedding.
    In: Proc. of IEEE Internat. Conf. on Communication (ICC ’15), London, UK, 8-12 June 2015.
    Download PDF  [PDF]

  • F. Esposito, D. Di Paola and I. Matta.
    A General Distributed Approach to Slice Embedding with Guarantees.
    In Proc. of IFIP Networking 2013, Brooklyn, NY, USA, 22-24 May, 2013.
    Best IFIP OMM Award. Download PDF  [PDF]

  • F. Esposito and I. Matta.
    PreDA: Predicate Routing for DTN Architectures over MANET.
    In: Proc. of IEEE Global Communication Conf. (GLOBECOM ’09), Honolulu, HI, 30 Nov - 4 Dec 2009.
    Download PDF  [PDF]

  • F. Esposito, I. Matta, P. Michiardi, N. Mitsutake and D. Carra,
    Seed Scheduling for Peer-to-Peer Networks.
    In: Proc. of The 8th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA), Cambridge, MA, July 2009.
    Download PDF  [PDF]

  • F. Esposito, F. Chiti and R. Fantacci.
    Voice and Data Traffic Classes Management for Heterogeneous Networks Enabled by Mobile Phones, In: Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, April 2006.

  • F. Esposito, F. Chiti, R. Fantacci J. Sun and S. Hosio.
    Agent Based Adaptive Management of Non-Homogeneous Connectivity Resources,
    In: Proc. of IEEE International Conf. on Comm. (ICC ’06), June 2006.

  • F.Esposito, F. Chiti, J. Sun, S. Hosio and R. Fantacci,
    Non-Homogeneous Connectivity Management for GPRS and Bluetooth Enabled Networks.
    In. International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (MUM 2005), Dec 2005.

Referred Journal Publications

  • Jianyu Wang, Jianli Pan, Flavio Esposito, Prasad Calyam, Zhicheng Yang and Prasant Mohapatra.
    Edge Cloud Offloading Algorithms: Issues, Methods, and Perspectives. In ACM Computing Surveys. Oct 2018.
    JCR Impact factor 2018: 5.550.

  • Dmitrii Chemodanov, Flavio Esposito, Prasad Calyam and Andrei Sukhov
    A Constrained Shortest Path Scheme for Virtual Network Service Management. In IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management. Accepted 7 Aug 2018. doi: 10.1109/TNSM.2018.2865204
    JCR Impact factor 2018: 3.286.

  • D. Chemodanov, F. Esposito, A. Sukhov, P. Calyam, H. Trinh and Z. Oraibi.
    AGRA: AI-augmented Geographic Routing Approach for IoT-based Incident-Supporting Applications. In. Elsevier International Journal of eScience, Special Issue on Future Generation Computer Systems. Accepted Aug 2017 (to appear)
    JCR Impact factor 2017: 2.430

  • W. Cerroni and F. Esposito.
    Optimizing Live Migration of Multiple Virtual Machines.
    In: IEEE Transactions of Cloud Computing. (Accepted May 2016). Vol. 6 Issue: 4 pp:1096-1109. Oct-Dec 2018. [doi] Download PDF  [PDF]

Refereed Workshop Papers

  • Andrew Crutcher, Caleb Koch, Kyle Coleman, Jon Patman, Flavio Esposito and Prasad Calyam. Hyperprofile-based Computation Offloading for Mobile Edge Net- works. In Proc. of the 4th National Workshop for REU Research in Networking and Systems (co-located with IEEE MASS). Orlando, Florida, USA, Oct. 22, 2017.

  • S. Mirzaei and F. Esposito.
    An Alloy Verification Model for Consensus-Based Auction Protocols,
    In: International IEEE Workshop on Assurance in Distributed Systems and Networks (ADSN 2015), In conjunction with IEEE ICDCS 2015. Download PDF  [PDF] Check also the BU Alloy page.

  • A.M. Vegni, and F. Esposito.
    A Speed-based Vertical Handover Algorithm for VANET.
    In: Proc. of 7th Intl. Workshop on Intelligent Transportation (WIT 2010), March 2010.
    Download PDF  [Tech Report].

  • F. Esposito, A.M. Vegni, I. Matta and A. Neri.
    On Modeling Speed-Based Vertical Handovers in Vehicular Networks.
    In: IEEE Workshop on Seamless Wireless Mobility (SWiM) at GLOBECOM, Dec 2010.

  • A. Vegni and F. Esposito,
    Location Aware Mobility Assisted Services for Heterogeneous Wireless Technologies.
    In: Proc. of the IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Workshop Series on Wireless Sensing, Local Positioning and RFID (IMWS 09), Cavtat, Croatia, Sept. 2009.

  • G. Ferrari Aggradi, F. Esposito and I. Matta.
    Supporting Predicate Routing in DTN over MANET.
    In: Proceedings of the third ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Challenged Networks (CHANTS ’08), San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2008.

  • D. Macagnano, G. Destino, F. Esposito and G. Abreu.
    MAC Performances for Localization and Tracking in Wireless Sensor Networks.
    Workshop on Positioning, Navigation and Communication, pp.297-302, Hannover, Germany, 22-22 March 2007.

Referred Demos and Posters

  • F. Esposito, Y. Wang, I. Matta and J. Day.
    Dynamic Layer Instantiation as a Service.
    USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI ’13), Lombard, IL, 2-5 April, 2013. Demo

  • G. Ferrari Aggradi, F. Esposito and I. Matta.
    Supporting Predicate Routing in DTN over MANET.
    In: Proceedings of the third ACM MOBICOM Workshop on Challenged networks (CHANTS ’08), San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2008. Demo

  • F.Esposito , F. Chiti, J. Sun, S. Hosio and R. Fantacci,
    Non-Homogeneous Connectivity Management for GPRS and Bluetooth Enabled Networks.
    MUM 2005 International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia, Dec 2005. Poster.

Editorials and Technical Reports

  • Gabriele Castellano, Flavio Esposito and Fulvio Risso,
    “A Distributed Architecture for Edge Service Orchestration with Guarantees”. [Arxiv Technical Report]

  • Andrew Crutcher, Caleb Koch, Kyle Coleman, Jon Patman, Flavio Esposito and Prasad Calyam,
    “Hyperprofile-based Computation Offloading for Mobile Edge Networks” [Arxiv Technical Report].

  • Flavio Esposito, Catena: A Distributed Architecture for Robust Service Function Chain Instantiation with Guarantees. In IEEE Softwarization (July 2017), an IEEE Software Defined Networking (SDN) Newsletter Article.

  • Y. Wang, I. Matta, F. Esposito and J. Day.
    Introducing ProtoRINA: A Prototype for Programming Recursive-Networking Policies.
    Editorial Note at ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review (July 2014 Issue of CCR).
    Download PDF  [PDF].

  • Y. Wang, F. Esposito, I. Matta and J. Day
    RINA: An Architecture for Policy-Based Dynamic Service Management.
    Nov 2013. Computer Science Department, Boston University.
    Download PDF  [Technical Report BUCS-TR-2013-013].

  • Y. Wang, F. Esposito, I. Matta and J. Day,
    Recursive InterNetworking Architecture (RINA) Boston University Prototype Programming Manual.
    Nov 2013. Computer Science Department, Boston University.
    Download PDF  [Technical Report BUCS-TR-2013-014].

  • F. Esposito and G. Ferrari Aggradi,
    Testbed for Predicate Routing in DTN over MANET - User Manual.
    Technical Report. Computer Science Department, Boston University. Sept. 2008.
    Download PDF  [PDF].

Book Chapters

  • F. Esposito and Donato Di Paola.
    Policy-Based Distributed Spectrum Allocation.
    In: “Cognitive Vehicular Networks”, Editors, D.P. Agrawal and A.M. Vegni
    CRC Taylor & Francis Group [PDF].

Ph.D. Thesis

  • F. Esposito.
    A Policy-based Architecture for Virtual Network Embedding.
    PhD thesis. Sept. 2013. Computer Science Department, Boston University.