Day: February 16, 2015

MOOC for edge networking and IoT

This course maybe of interest to readers, titled “Fog Networks and the Internet of Things”. This course teaches the fundamentals of Fog Networking, the network architecture that uses one or a collaborative multitude of end-user clients or near-user edge devices to carry out storage, communication, computation, and control in a network. It also teaches the Read More

New abstraction for edge network systems

[this post is also available as a pdf] The end-to-end principle of the internet is a fallacy. Modern distributed system rely on the cloud rather than deal with the complexity of the edge network. We propose to explore how to provide primitives such as consistency, integrity, accessibility and authentication in the context of edge network Read More

Distributed Protocols and Heterogeneous Trust

Distributed Protocols and Heterogeneous Trust – theory strong paper on adapting Byzantine-tolerant distributed protocols for hetrozenous trust relationships Read More