IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks
27-29 November 2018 – Verona, Italy









Automated Analysis and Profiling of Virtual Network Functions: the NFV-Inspector Approach

M. G. Khan, J. Taheri and A. J. Kassler (Karlstad University, Sweden); M. Darula (Ericsson, Sweden)

Desk number: 1


Deploying a containerized ns-3/LENA-based LTE mobile Network Service through the 5G-TRANSFORMER platform

J. Baranda (Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC/CERCA), Spain); I. Pascual, M. Requena-Esteso and J. Mangues-Bafalluy (Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC), Spain)

Desk number: 2


A Fully Integrated Multi-Platform NFV SDK

S. Schneider and M. Peuster (Paderborn University, Germany); W. Tavernier (Ghent University – imec, Belgium); H. Karl (Paderborn University, Germany)

Desk number: 3


A framework for functional testing of VNFs

A. Nuriddinov (IMEC – Ghent University, Belgium); W. Tavernier (Ghent University – imec, Belgium); D. Colle (IMEC – Ghent University, Belgium); M. Pickavet (Ghent University – iMinds, Belgium)

Desk number: 4


IoT Gateway Edge VNFs on uCPE

L. Zhou (AT&T, USA); A. Chiu (AT&T Laboratories, USA); M. Satterlee and D. Mahar (AT&T, USA); Q. Zhang and P. Palacharla (Fujitsu Laboratories of America, USA); T. Ikeuchi (Fujitsu Laboratories of America, Inc., USA)

Desk number: 5


Dataplane Performance Optimization with Last-Level Cache Management

Sridhar K. N. (Spirent Communications, India); R. Sunku (Intel Corporaton & OpenStack PDX Meetup Organizer, USA); D. Ilangovan and L. Yang (Intel, USA)

Desk number: 6


A Cloud-Based Platform Enabling Automation in Resiliency and Performance Testing of SDN

C. D. Martino and A. Walid (Nokia Bell Labs, USA); M. Thottan (Bell Labs, USA)

Desk number: 7


SR-Snort: IPv6 Segment Routing Aware IDS/IPS

A. Abdelsalam (Gran Sasso Science Institute, Italy); S. Salsano (University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy); F. Clad (Cisco System, France); P. Camarillo (Cisco System, Spain); C. Filsfils (Cisco Systems, Inc., Belgium)

Desk number: 8


Towards Autonomic Policy-based Network Service Deployment with SLA and Monitoring

G. K. Xilouris and S. Kolometsos (NCSR Demokritos, Greece); C. Parada and J. Bonnet (Altice Labs, Portugal); P. Stavrianos, E. Kapassa, M. Touloupou and D. Kyriazis (University of Piraeus, Greece); P. Gouvas (Ubitech, Greece); Eleni Fotopoulou (Ubitech Ltd, Greece); A. Zafeiropoulos (UBITECH & National Technical University of Athens, Greece); Felipe Vicens (ATOS, Spain); J. Martrat (Atos, Spain); P. Alemany and R. Muñoz (Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya (CTTC/CERCA), Spain); R. Vilalta (CTTC/CERCA, Spain)

Desk number: 9


Demonstration of Latency-Aware and Self-Adaptive Service Chaining in 5G/SDN/NFV infrastructures

M. Gharbaoui (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy); C. Contoli and G. Davoli (University of Bologna, Italy); G. Cuffaro and B. Martini (CNIT, Italy); F. Paganelli (National Inter-University Consortium for Telecommunications & Research Unit at the University of Firenze, Italy); W. Cerroni (University of Bologna, Italy); Paola Cappanera (University of Florence, Italy); P. Castoldi (Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna, Italy)

Desk number: 10