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Seminar on Network and Cloud Analytics


We are discussing recent and seminal work in this area. Our regular meeting time is Thursdays 11:00 -12:30. The meetings are at SICS, the meeting room is Grottan unless otherwise announced. The seminar is open to employees of Ericsson, SICS, and KTH. Contact persons for the seminar are John Ardelius, Andreas Johnsson, and Rolf Stadler.


Date Time Person Place Paper
2015-12-17 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Correlating Instrumentation Data to System States: A Building Block for Automated Diagnosis and Control."
Cohen, Ira, Jeffrey S. Chase, Moises Goldszmidt, Terence Kelly, and Julie Symons. In OSDI, vol. 4, pp. 16-16. 2004.
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2015-12-10 11:00-12:30 Amira Soliman El Hosary Grottan "Automatic instance selection via locality constrained sparse representation for missing value estimation."
Feng, Xiaodong, Sen Wu, Jaideep Srivastava, and Prasanna Desikan. Knowledge-Based Systems (2015).
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2015-12-03 11:00-12:30 Ruairi de Frein Grottan "Take off a Load: Load-Adjusted Video Quality Prediction and Measurement"
de Frein, Ruairi. In 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology; Ubiquitous Computing and Communications; Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing; Pervasive Intelligence and Computing, to appear, pp. 1-10. IEEE, 2015.
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2015-11-26 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "On the discovery of evolving truth."
Li, Yaliang, Qi Li, Jing Gao, Lu Su, Bo Zhao, Wei Fan, and Jiawei Han. In Proceedings of the 21th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, pp. 675-684. ACM, 2015.
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2015-11-05 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "Intrusion Detection in the Cloud Environment Using Multi-Level Fuzzy Neural Networks."
Akramifard, H., L. Mohammad Khanli, M. A. Balafar, and R. Davtalab. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Security and Management (SAM), p. 75. The Steering Committee of The World Congress in Computer Science, Computer Engineering and Applied Computing (WorldComp), 2015.
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2015-10-22 11:00-12:30 Rafael Pasquini Grottan "PerfCompass: Online Performance Anomaly Fault Localization and Inference in Infrastructure-as-a-Service Clouds."
Dean, Daniel, Hiep Nguyen, Peipei Wang, Xiaohui Gu, Anca Sailer, and Andrzej Kochut. Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on 2015 (Volume:PP , Issue: 99 )
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2015-10-15 11:00-12:30 Andreas Johnsson Grottan "Selecting Optimum Cloud Availability Zones by Learning User Satisfaction Levels."
Unuvar, Merve, Stefania Tosi, Yurdaer N. Doganata, Malgorzata Gosia Steinder, and Asser N. Tantawi. Services Computing, IEEE Transactions on 8, no. 2 (2015): 199-211.
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2015-10-08 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Root cause detection in a service-oriented architecture."
Kim, Myunghwan, Roshan Sumbaly, and Sam Shah. ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review 41, no. 1 (2013): 93-104.
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2015-10-01 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Salongen "Ubl: unsupervised behavior learning for predicting performance anomalies in virtualized cloud systems."
Dean, Daniel Joseph, Hiep Nguyen, and Xiaohui Gu. In Proceedings of the 9th international conference on Autonomic computing, pp. 191-200. ACM, 2012.
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2015-09-17 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "Sub-space clustering, inter-clustering results association & anomaly correlation for unsupervised network anomaly detection."
Mazel, Johan, Pedro Casas, Yann Labit, and Philippe Owezarski. In Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Network and Services Management, pp. 73-80. International Federation for Information Processing, 2011.
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2015-09-10 11:00-12:30 Amira Soliman El Hosary Grottan "A flexible architecture integrating monitoring and analytics for managing large-scale data centers."
Wang, Chengwei, Karsten Schwan, Vanish Talwar, Greg Eisenhauer, Liting Hu, and Matthew Wolf. In Proceedings of the 8th ACM international conference on Autonomic computing, pp. 141-150. ACM, 2011.
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2015-09-03 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Histogram-based traffic anomaly detection."
Kind, Andreas, Marc Ph Stoecklin, and Xenofontas Dimitropoulos. Network and Service Management, IEEE Transactions on 6, no. 2 (2009): 110-121.
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2015-08-27 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "PCA-subspace method-Is it good enough for network-wide anomaly detection."
Zhang, Bin, Jiahai Yang, Jianping Wu, Donghong Qin, and Lei Gao. In Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), 2012 IEEE, pp. 359-367. IEEE, 2012.
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2015-06-18 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "Invarnet-x: A comprehensive invariant based approach for performance diagnosis in big data platform."
Chen, Pengfei, et al. Big Data Benchmarks, Performance Optimization, and Emerging Hardware. Springer International Publishing, 2014. 124-140.
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2015-06-04 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "DNA: An SDN Framework for Distributed Network Analytics"
Alexander Clemm, Mouli Chandramouli, Sailesh Krishnamurthy In:2015 IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM2015)
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2015-05-28 11:00-12:30 Andreas Johnsson Grottan "Characterizing, modeling, and generating workload spikes for stateful services."
Bodik, Peter, Armando Fox, Michael J. Franklin, Michael I. Jordan, and David A. Patterson. In Proceedings of the 1st ACM symposium on Cloud computing, pp. 241-252. ACM, 2010.
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2015-05-21 11:00-12:30 Ruari de Frein Grottan "Slow learners are fast."
Zinkevich, Martin, John Langford, and Alex J. Smola. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems, pp. 2331-2339. 2009.
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2015-05-14 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "Distributed classification for pocket data mining."
Stahl, Frederic, Mohamed Medhat Gaber, Han Liu, Max Bramer, and S. Yu Philip. In Foundations of Intelligent Systems, pp. 336-345. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2011.
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2015-05-07 11:00-12:30 Amira Soliman El Hosary Grottan "Prototype-based Learning on Concept Drifiting Data Streams"
Shao, Junming, Zahra Ahmadi, and Stefan Kramer. In Proceedings of the 20th ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining, pp. 412-421. ACM, 2014.
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2015-04-30 11:00-12:30 Rolf Stadler Grottan "A survey on concept drift adaptation."
Gama, Joao, Indre Zliobaite, Albert Bifet, Mykola Pechenizkiy, and Abdelhamid Bouchachia. ACM Computing Surveys (CSUR) 46, no. 4 (2014): 44.
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2015-04-23 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "Statistical machine learning makes automatic control practical for internet datacenters."
Bodık, Peter, Rean Griffith, Charles Sutton, Armando Fox, Michael Jordan, and David Patterson. In Proceedings of the 2009 conference on Hot topics in cloud computing, pp. 12-12. 2009.
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2015-04-16 15:30-17:00 John Ardelius Grottan "Robust classification under sample selection bias."
Liu, Anqi, and Brian Ziebart. In Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems, pp. 37-45. 2014.
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2015-04-09 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "On-line random forests."
Saffari, Amir, Christian Leistner, Jakob Santner, Martin Godec, and Horst Bischof. In Computer Vision Workshops (ICCV Workshops), 2009 IEEE 12th International Conference on, pp. 1393-1400. IEEE, 2009.
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2015-03-26 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Planet: massively parallel learning of tree ensembles with mapreduce."
Panda, Biswanath, Joshua S. Herbach, Sugato Basu, and Roberto J. Bayardo. Proceedings of the VLDB Endowment 2, no. 2 (2009): 1426-1437
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2015-03-20 11:00-12:30 Amira Soliman El Hosary Grottan "Bayesian network, and probabilistic ontology driven trust model for SLA management of Cloud services."
Jules, Obed, Abdelhakim Hafid, and Mohamed Adel Serhani. Cloud Networking (CloudNet), 2014 IEEE 3rd International Conference on. IEEE, 2014
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2015-03-12 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "Scaling distributed machine learning with the parameter server."
Li, Mu, David G. Andersen, Jun Woo Park, Alexander J. Smola, Amr Ahmed, Vanja Josifovski, James Long, Eugene J. Shekita, and Bor-Yiing Su. In Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI). 2014.
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TBA TBA Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "Big data analytics with small footprint: Squaring the cloud."
Canny, John, and Huasha Zhao. Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining. ACM, 2013.
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2015-02-26 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "A collaborative training algorithm for distributed learning."
Predd, Joel B., Sanjeev R. Kulkarni, and H. Vincent Poor. Information Theory, IEEE Transactions on 55.4 (2009): 1856-1871.
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2015-02-19 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Massively Distributed Concept Drift Handling in Large Networks."
István Hegedus, Ormándi, Róbert, and Márk Jelasity. Advances in Complex Systems16.04n05 (2013).
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2015-02-12 11:00-12:30 Andreas Johnsson Grottan "The distributed boosting algorithm."
Lazarevic, Aleksandar, and Zoran Obradovic. Proceedings of the seventh ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining. ACM, 2001.
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2015-02-05 11:00-12:30 Rolf Stadler Grottan "Gossip learning with linear models on fully distributed data."
Ormándi, Róbert, István Hegedus, and Márk Jelasity.. Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience 25.4 (2013): 556-571.
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2015-01-28 11:00-12:30 John Ardeilus Grottan "Robust ensemble learning for mining noisy data streams."
Zhang, Peng, et al. Decision Support Systems 50.2 (2011): 469-479.
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TBA - Andreas Johnsson - "Towards Real-Time Analytics in the Cloud"
In Services (SERVICES), 203 IEEE Ninth World Congress on, pp. 428-435. IEEE, 2013.
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2014-12-12 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "Online Feature Selection for Mining Big Data"
In Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Big Data, Streams and Heterogeneous Source Mining: Algorithms, Systems, Programming Models and Applications, pp. 93-100. ACM, 2012.
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2014-12-05 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "Online learning with kernels."
Kivinen, Jyrki, Alexander J. Smola, and Robert C. Williamson. Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on 52, no. 8 (2004): 2165-2176.
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2014-11-28 11:00-12:30 Rolf Stadler Grottan "Parallel Online Learning."
D. Hsu, N Karampatziakis, John Langford, A. Smola In: Scaling up Machine Learning, R. Bekkerman, M. Bilenko, J. Langford (eds), Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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2014-11-21 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "Mining high-speed data streams."
Domingos, Pedro, and Geoff Hulten. Proceedings of the sixth ACM SIGKDD international conference on Knowledge discovery and data mining. ACM, 2000.
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2014-11-13 15:00-16:00 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Pegasos: Primal Estimated sub-GrAdient SOlver for SVM."
Shai Shalev-Shwartz, Yoram Singer, and Nathan Srebro. 2007. In Proceedings of the 24th international conference on Machine learning(ICML '07), Zoubin Ghahramani (Ed.). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 807-814. DOI=10.1145/1273496.1273598
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2014-10-17 11:00-12:30 Rolf Stadler Grottan "Stretching the edges of SVM traffic classification with FPGA acceleration."
Groleat, T.; Arzel, M.; Vaton, S.,
Network and Service Management, IEEE Transactions on , vol.11, no.3, 2014
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2014-10-10 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "Online QoE prediction."
Menkovski, Vlado, Georgios Exarchakos, and Antonio Liotta.
Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX), 2010 Second International Workshop on. IEEE, 2010.
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2014-10-03 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Magneto approach to QoS monitoring"
Handurukande, S.; Fedor, S.; Wallin, S.; Zach, M. in Integrated Network Management (IM), 2011 IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on , vol., no., pp.209,216, 23-27 May 2011 doi: 10.1109/INM.2011.5990693
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2014-09-26 11:00-12:30 Andreas Johnsson Grottan "Workload Predicting-Based Automatic Scaling in Service Clouds."
2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Cloud Computing
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2014-09-19 11:00-12:30 Cristofer Flinta Grottan "Learning models for video quality prediction over wireless local area network and universal mobile telecommunication system networks"
Khan, A; Sun, L.; Ifeachor, E.,
Communications, IET , vol.4, no.12, pp.1389,1403, August 13 2010
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2014-09-12 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "CloudPD: Problem determination and diagnosis in shared dynamic clouds."
Sharma, Bikash, et al.
Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN), 2013 43rd Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on. IEEE, 2013.
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2014-09-05 11:00-12:30 Rerngvit Yanggratoke Grottan "Press: Predictive elastic resource scaling for cloud systems."
Gong, Zhenhuan, Xiaohui Gu, and John Wilkes.
In Network and Service Management (CNSM), 2010 International Conference on, pp. 9-16. IEEE, 2010.
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2014-06-05 11:00-12:30 Christofer Flinta Grottan "Event detection using customer care calls."
Chen, Yi-Chao, Gene Moo Lee, Nick Duffield, Lili Qiu, and Jia Wang.
In INFOCOM, 2013 Proceedings IEEE, pp. 1690-1698. IEEE, 2013..
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2014-05-29 11:00-12:30 Rolf Stadler Grottan "Cloud Analytics for Capacity Planning and Instant VM Provisioning."
Perng, C., T. Li, and R. Chang.
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2014-05-22 11:00-12:30 Rebecca Steinert Grottan "Tracking probabilistic correlation of monitoring data for fault detection in complex systems."
Guo, Zhen, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, and Kenji Yoshihira. In Dependable Systems and Networks, 2006. DSN 2006. International Conference on, pp. 259-268. IEEE, 2006.
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2014-05-15 11:00-12:30 Jawwad Ahmed Grottan "Prepare: Predictive performance anomaly prevention for virtualized cloud systems."
Tan, Yongmin, Hiep Nguyen, Zhiming Shen, Xiaohui Gu, Chitra Venkatramani, and Deepak Rajan. In Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS), 2012 IEEE 32nd International Conference on, pp. 285-294. IEEE, 2012.
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2014-05-08 11:00-12:30 Andreas Johnsson Grottan "Developing a predictive model of quality of experience for internet video."
Balachandran, Athula, Vyas Sekar, Aditya Akella, Srinivasan Seshan, Ion Stoica, and Hui Zhang. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM 2013 conference on SIGCOMM, pp. 339-350. ACM, 2013
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2014-04-24 11:00-12:30 John Ardelius Grottan "Q-score: Proactive Service Quality Assessment in a Large IPTV System"
Song, Han Hee, Zihui Ge, Ajay Mahimkar, Jia Wang, Jennifer Yates, Yin Zhang, Andrea Basso, and Min Chen.
In Proceedings of the 2011 ACM SIGCOMM conference on Internet measurement conference, pp. 195-208. ACM, 2011.
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