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Lab Culture – How to ask the right questions?

Thanks to Justine, at the excellently named Lavender Martini Border Gateway Protocol for sharing a link to this blog post on Prospective Students and Lab Culture. Useful food for thought, not just for Part 2 students. Read More

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

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

Matrix.org

Things are heating up at the edge network, Matrix.org is startup for a decentralised chat client with a clean JSON API, though it doesn’t seem to have much of a story for dealing with middleboxes. Read More

Reading list for P2P Systems

This Harvard course page has a nice reading list to get you started. Read More

CFP: FOG Networking for 5G and IoT

This seems like an interesting venue for work on edge network distributed systems. Nice to see that we are not the only ones who think that the edge is area worth researching.   CFP: Fog Networking for 5G and IoT workshop >>>>> In conjunction with SECON 2015 <<<<< ========================================= 22 June 2015, SEATTLE – USA Read More

Live Blogging PLMW

Good morning from sunny Mumbai. I’m here for the 2015 ACM SIGPLAN Programming Languages Mentoring Workshop (PLMW) and will be bring PLMW straight to you with a live blog over at syslog. Read More

Macaroons: Cookies with Contextual Caveats for Decentralized Authorization in the Cloud

There has been lot of buzz about the latest alternative to cookies from Google, Macaroons: Cookies with Contextual Caveats for Decentralized Authorization in the Cloud. Its well worth a read. Read More

Making front page (hacker)news

My undergraduate dissertation has made it to the front page of Hackernews with 80 points, https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=8736868. Read More