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2014

  1. Luo Mai, Lukas Rupprecht, Abdul Alim, Paolo Costa, Matteo Migliavacca,
    Peter Pietzuch, Alexander L. Wolf
    Middleboxes for Application-Specific Traffic Aggregation

    The 10th ACM International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT'14), Sidney, Australia, December 2014

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  2. Paolo Costa, Hitesh Ballani, and Dushyanth Narayanan
    Rethinking the Network Stack for Rack-scale Computers

    The 6th USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing (HotCloud'14), Philadelphia, PA, USA, June 2014

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2013

  1. Luo Mai, Evangelia Kalyvianaki, and Paolo Costa
    Exploiting Time-Malleability in Cloud-based Batch Processing Systems

    The 7th International Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems and Middleware (LADIS), co-located with ACM SOSP'13, Farmington, Pennsylvania, US, November 2013.

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    Press: The Register

  2. Paolo Costa, Austin Donnelly, Greg O'Shea, and Antony Rowstron
    CamCubeOS: A Key-based Network Stack for 3D Torus Cluster Topologies

    The 22nd ACM International Symposium on High Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC-22), New York, NY, US, June 2013

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    The paper received the "Best Presentation Award"

  3. Paolo Costa
    Bridging the Gap Between Applications and Networks in Data Centers

    ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review, 47(1):3--8, January 2013.

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2012

  1. Corina Stratan, Jan Sacha, Jeff Napper, Paolo Costa, and Guillaume Pierre
    The XtreemOS Resource Selection Service

    ACM Transactions on Autonomous and Adaptive Systems (TAAS). 7(4), December 2012.

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  2. Virajith Jalaparti, Hitesh Ballani, Paolo Costa, Thomas Karagiannis, and Antony Rowstron
    Bridging the Tenant-Provider Gap in Cloud Services

    The 3rd ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SoCC'12), San Jose, CA, US, October, 2012.

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    Press: ACM TechNews ComputerWorld CloudTimes

  3. Paolo Costa
    Revisiting the End-to-end Argument in Data Center Networks

    The 6th International Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems and Middleware (LADIS), co-located with ACM PODC'12, Madeira, Portugal, July 2012.

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  4. Paolo Costa, Austin Donnelly, Antony Rowstron, and Greg O'Shea
    Camdoop: Exploiting In-network Aggregation for Big Data Applications

    The 9th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI'12), San Jose, CA, US, April, 2012.

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  5. Paolo Costa, Matteo Migliavacca, Peter Pietzuch, and Alexander L. Wolf
    NaaS: Network-as-a-Service in the Cloud

    The 2nd USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Management of Internet, Cloud, and Enterprise Networks and Services (Hot-ICE '12), co-located with USENIX NSDI'12, San Jose, CA, US, April 2012.

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2011

  1. Hitesh Ballani, Paolo Costa, Thomas Karagiannis, and Antony Rowstron
    The Price Is Right: Towards Location-independent Costs in Datacenters

    The 10th ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-X), Cambridge, MA, US, November 2011.

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  2. Hitesh Ballani, Paolo Costa, Thomas Karagiannis, and Antony Rowstron
    Towards Predictable Datacenter Networks

    The ACM SIGCOMM Conference on Data Communication (SIGCOMM'11), Toronto, Canada, August 2011.

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2010

  1. Hussam Abu-Libdeh, Paolo Costa, Antony Rowstron, Greg O'Shea, and Austin Donnelly
    Symbiotic Routing in Future Data Centers

    The ACM SIGCOMM Conference on Data Communication (SIGCOMM'10), New Delhi, India, September 2010.

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    Press: ZDNet

  2. Ilias Leontiadis, Paolo Costa, and Cecilia Mascolo
    Extending Access Point Connectivity through Opportunistic Routing in Vehicular Networks

    The 29th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 10) [Mini-conference track] San Diego, CA, USA, March 2010.

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2009

  1. Ilias Leontiadis, Paolo Costa, and Cecilia Mascolo
    A Hybrid Approach for Content-based Publish/Subscribe in Vehicular Networks

    Elsevier Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing (PMC). 5(6):697--713, December 2009.

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  2. Paolo Costa, Thomas Zahn, Antony Rowstron, Greg O'Shea, Simon Schubert
    Why Should We Integrate Services, Servers, and Networking in a Data Center?

    The International Workshop on Research on Enterprise Networking (WREN'09), co-located with ACM SIGCOMM'09, Barcelona, Spain, August 2009.

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  3. Marco Slot, Paolo Costa, Guillaume Pierre, and Vivek Rai
    Zero-Day Reconciliation of BitTorrent Users With Their ISPs

    The 15th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing (Euro-Par'09), Delft, The Netherlands, August 2009.

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  4. Paolo Costa, Matteo Cesana, Stefano Brambilla, and Luca Casartelli
    A Cooperative Approach for Topology Control in Wireless Sensor Networks

    Elsevier Journal of Pervasive and Mobile Computing (PMC). 5(5):526--541, October 2009.

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  5. Paolo Costa, Jeff Napper, Guillaume Pierre, and Maarten Van Steen
    Autonomous Resource Selection for Decentralized Utility Computing

    The 29th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS'09), Montreal, Canada, June 2009.

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  6. Ilias Leontiadis, Paolo Costa, and Cecilia Mascolo
    Persistent Content-based Information Dissemination in Hybrid Vehicular Networks

    The 7th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PERCOM'09), Galveston, Texas, USA, March 2009.

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  7. Paolo Costa, Luca Mottola, Amy L. Murphy, Gian Pietro Picco
    Tuple Space Middleware for Wireless Networks

    Invited contribution to the book Middleware for Network Eccentric and Mobile Applications, Benoit Garbinato, Hugo Miranda, and Louis Rodrigues eds., Springer Press, 2009.

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2008

  1. Marco Fiscato, Paolo Costa, Guillaume Pierre
    On the Feasibility of Decentralized Grid Scheduling

    The International Workshop on Decentralized Self Management For Grids, P2P, And User Communities (Selfman'08), co-located with IEEE SASO'08, Venice, Italy, October 2008.

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  2. Paolo Costa, Guillaume Pierre, Alexander Reinefeld, Thorsten Schütt, and Maarten van Steen.
    Sloppy Management of Structured P2P Services

    The 3rd International Workshop on Hot Topics in Autonomic Computing (HotAC III), co-located with IEEE ICAC'08, Chicago, IL, USA, June 2008.

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  3. Paolo Costa, Matteo Cesana, Stefano Brambilla, Luca Casartelli, and Luca Pizziniaco
    A Cooperative Approach for Topology Control in Wireless Sensor Networks: Experimental and Simulation Analysis

    The 9th IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WOWMOM'08), Newport Beach, CA, USA, June 2008.

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  4. Paolo Costa, Cecilia Mascolo, Mirco Musolesi, and Gian Pietro Picco
    Socially-aware Routing for Publish-Subscribe in Delay-tolerant Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

    IEEE Journal On Selected Areas In Communications (JSAC). 2008. 26(5):748--760, June 2008. IEEE Press.

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  5. Stefano Castelli, Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco
    HyperCBR: Large-Scale Content-Based Routing in a Multidimensional Space

    The 27th IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM'08), Phoenix, AZ, USA, April 2008.

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  6. Paolo Costa, Daniela Gavidia, Boris Koldehofe, Hugo Miranda, Mirco Musolesi, and Orian Riva
    When Cars Start Gossiping

    The 6th International Workshop on Middleware for Network Eccentric and Mobile Applications (Minema'08), co-located with ACM EUROSYS'08, Glasgow, Scotland, April, 2008.

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2007

  1. Paolo Costa, Luca Mottola, Amy L. Murphy, Gian Pietro Picco
    Programming Wireless Sensor Networks with the TeenyLIME Middleware

    The 8th ACM/IFIP/USENIX International Middleware Conference (Middleware'07). Newport Beach (CA, USA). November 2007.

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  2. Paolo Costa, Vincent Gramoli, Mark Jelasity, Gian~Paolo Jesi, Erwan~Le Merrer, Alberto Montresor, Leonardo Querzoni
    Exploring the Interdisciplinary Connections of Gossip-based Systems

    ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review, 41(5):51--60, October 2007. ACM Press.

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  3. Stefano Castelli, Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco
    Modeling the Communication Costs of Content-based Routing: The Case of Subscription Forwarding

    The First International Conference on Distributed Event-Based Systems (DEBS07), Toronto, Canada, June 2007

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  4. Paolo Costa, Geoff Coulson, Richard Gold, Manish Lad, Cecilia Mascolo, Luca Mottola, Gian Pietro Picco, Thirunavukkarasu Sivaharan, Nirmal Weerasinghe, Stefanos Zachariadis
    The RUNES Middleware for Networked Embedded Systems and its Application in a Disaster Management Scenario

    The 5th IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (PERCOM07), New York, USA, March 2007

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  5. Davide Balzarotti, Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco
    The LighTS Tuple Space Framework and its Customization for Context-Aware Applications

    International Journal on Web Intelligence and Agent Systems (WIAS). 5(2):215--231. 2007.

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  6. Paolo Costa, Geoff Coulson, Cecilia Mascolo, Luca Mottola, Gian Pietro Picco, Stefanos Zachariadis
    A Reconfigurable Component-based Middleware for networked Embedded Systems

    International Journal of Wireless Information Networks. 14(2):149--162, June 2007. Springer.

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2006

  1. Paolo Costa, Luca Mottola, Amy L. Murphy, Gian Pietro Picco
    TeenyLIME: Transiently Shared Tuple Space Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks

    The 1st International Workshop on Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks (MidSens 2006), co-located with ACM Middleware'06, November, 2006. Melbourne, Australia.

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  2. Davide Sormani, Gabriele Turconi, Paolo Costa, Davide Frey, Matteo Migliavacca, Luca Mottola
    Towards Lightweight Information Dissemination in Inter-Vehicular Networks

    The 3rd ACM International Workshop on Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANET 2006), co-located with ACM MobiCom'06, Los Angeles, California, USA, September, 2006.

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  3. Paolo Costa
    SPCAST: Semi-probabilistic Content-based Routing for Dynamic Networks

    Ph. D. Thesis, Politecnico di Milano. 2006.
    Advisor: Prof. Gian Pietro Picco

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  4. Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco
    Semi-probabilistic Routing for Highly Dynamic Networks

    Invited contribution to the book Distributed Cooperative Laboratories: Networking, Instrumentation, and Measurements, F. Davoli, S. Palazzo, and S. Zappatore eds., Springer, 2006.

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2005

  1. Gian Pietro Picco, Davide Balzarotti, Paolo Costa
    LighTS: A Lightweight, Customizable Tuple Space Supporting Context-Aware Applications

    The 20th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC05), Santa Fe (New Mexico, USA), March 2005

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  2. Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco
    Semi-probabilistic Content-based Publish-subscribe

    The 25th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS05), Columbus (OH, USA), June 2005.

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  3. Paolo Costa, Davide Frey
    Publish-Subscribe Tree Maintenance over a DHT

    The 4th International Workshop on Distributed Event-Based Systems (DEBS05), co-located with IEEE ICDCS'05, Columbus, OH, USA, June 2005.

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  4. Paolo Costa, Geoff Coulson, Cecilia Mascolo, Gian Pietro Picco, Stefanos Zachariadis
    The RUNES Middleware: A Reconfigurable Component-based Approach to Networked Embedded Systems

    The 16th IEEE International Symposium on Personal Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC'05), Berlin (Germany), September 2005.

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  5. Paolo Costa, Gian Pietro Picco, Silvana Rossetto
    Publish-Subscribe on Sensor Networks: A Semi-probabilistic Approach

    The 2nd IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS05), Washington DC, USA, November 2005

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2004

  1. Paolo Costa, Matteo Migliavacca, Gian Pietro Picco, Gianpaolo Cugola
    Epidemic Algorithms for Reliable Content-Based Publish-Subscribe: An Evaluation

    The 24th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS04), Tokyo (Japan), March 2004.

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2003

  1. Paolo Costa, Matteo Migliavacca, Gian Pietro Picco, Gianpaolo Cugola
    Introducing Reliability in Content-Based Publish-Subscribe through Epidemic Algorithms

    The 2nd International Workshop on Distributed Event-Based Systems (DEBS'03), co-located with ACM SIGMOD/PODS, San Diego (CA, USA), June 2003.

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2002

  1. Paolo Costa, Matteo Migliavacca
    Epidemic Algorithms for Reliability in Mobile Content-based Routing

    Master Thesis, Politecnico di Milano. 2002.
    Advisors: Prof. Gian Pietro Picco and Prof. Gianpaolo Cugola

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