The First International Conference on Systems Scalability and Expandability

SCALABILITY 2024

November 17, 2024 to November 21, 2024 - Valencia, Spain

Deadlines

Submission

Jul 21, 2024

Notification

Sep 23, 2024

Registration

Oct 08, 2024

Camera ready

Oct 18, 2024

Deadlines differ for special tracks. Please consult the conference home page for special tracks Call for Papers (if any).

Publication

Published by IARIA Press (operated by Xpert Publishing Services)

Archived in the Open Access IARIA ThinkMind Digital Library

Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal

Indexing Procedure

SCALABILITY 2024 - The First International Conference on Systems Scalability and Expandability

November 17, 2024 - November 21, 2024

SCALABILITY 2024

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ISBN: 978-1-68558-216-6

SCALABILITY 2024 is colocated with the following events as part of TechWorld 2024 Congress:

SCALABILITY 2024 conference tracks:

Scalability-driven Data Centers and Cloud computing solutions
Scalability concepts, challenges, and taxonomies
Scalability vs. Availability, Performance, and Resilience
Scalability vs Security in edge resources (Privacy, Trust)
Scalability and High-Performance Computing (HPC)
Opportunistic and cheap computing
Scalability: Data Center vs the Cloud Computation vs Micro Data Centers
Scalability: Clouds vs Edge clouds vs Edge computing vs Fog computing
Scalable architectures for on-site Data centers, in Cloud Data Centers and Cloud computing
Scalability mechanisms (virtualization, containerization, optimal placement of virtual machines)
Patterns-driven scalability (distribution, caching, and asynchronous processing)
Design for scalability (load balancing, preventive monitoring, predictive scalability changes)
Scalability for mobile computing (mobile devices)
Data-driven Scalability design (big data, stream data, etc.)

Scalable Systems/Platforms
Delivery models scalability (On Premise; Co-location; Hosting; Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS); Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS); Software-as-a-Service (SaaS); Business-Process-as-a-Service (BPaaS))
Cost and scalability trade-off (CAPEX, OPEX)
Scalability and elasticity of Cloud Services for BPaaS
Centralized/decentralized Cloud computing versus Edge/Fog computing
Vertical, Horizontal, and Hybrid Scalability
Built-in scalability and self-triggered scalability actions
Intelligent computing and caching at the network edge

Scalable Hardware/Software Solutions
Software agile scalable methodologies
Design Scalable Software (micro-services, containerization, avoid bottlenecks, single point of failure, favor horizontal scaling, scalability architectural patterns, cashing, APIs, tracking scalability metrics. asynchronous processing, etc.)
Scalable programming
Operating Systems supporting scalability
Scalable Hardware: scalable racks, CPU speed, hardware reconfiguration via matrix, on-chip reconfiguration, scalable servers, blade servers, scalable (multiple) WAN connections, API Gateways, etc.)
Hardware Solid State Drives (SSDs)
Scalable predictive pre-cashing mechanisms
Redundancy clusters and server load balancing for failover
Scalable protocols and algorithms
Scalability in Tier Platforms

Storage/Data Bases
Data-driven frameworks in edge/fog computation
Scaling via Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)
Emerging High Performance Computing (HPC) workloads
Storage optimization in in Deep Learning Frameworks
Data Exchange in HPC Multi-component workflows
Management frameworks for Deep learning
Multi-tiered storage to accelerate I/O, parallel I/O
Scalability of Databases, Storage, and I/O memory access
Scalability and Bottleneck on Databases access (I/O)
Scalable Storages: Databases, NoSQL storages, Service Registries, File systems, etc.
Redundancy clusters and server load balancing for failover
Scaling in NoSQL, schemaless databases

Distributed Edge/Fog Computing Scalability
Edge/Fog/Cloudlets computing- specific scalability aspects
Scalability metrics and monitoring in distributed computing environment
Horizontal and vertical scalability in edge/fog computing
Scalability in mixed systems - centralized cloud and edge/fog computing
Management, orchestration, and resource scheduling for scaling in edge/fog computing
Scalable storage and data management for edge/fog computing
Scalability of edge/fog systems in mission critical applications 
VM migration for scaling in fog/edge and mobile computing
SDN control in edge/fog computing- scalability aspects
Intelligent computing and caching at the network edge
Machine learning and Deep learning at the edge
Multi-domain, multi-operator, and end-to-end edge/fog systems
Multi-access edge (MEC) computing scalability
Edge/fog computing scalability in IoT environments
Edge computing and 5G

Scalability monitoring/management
Scaling Strategies (Manual/Scheduled/Automatic)
Tailored monitoring frameworks (e.g., AWS Cloudwatch for AWS -Amazon)
Management of incremental backup
Preventive scaling (adaptive frequency for scaling changes, dynamic, auto-scaling)
SDN control of network topology and connectivity in edge/fog computing- scalability aspects
Orchestration and management - scalability-oriented design
Multi-domain, multi-operator, and end-to-end edge/fog systems
Scalability aspects in sliced systems
Scalability of Machine Learning and Deep Learning for Pattern-based scalability
Management of cold/warm/hot stand-by scalability components insider Data Centers
Datasets for pre-testing scalability via Load tests
Autonomic and cognitive management support for scalability
Scalable solutions for managed cloud-based databases (e.g., AWS Dynamodb, Google Firestore)

Services/Access/Experiments
Client virtualization (desktop, apps)
User requirements for scalability
Interfaces and User-oriented scalability
Personalized, reactive, adaptable interactions
User scalability via "pay as you go" (with resource allocation mechanisms)
Service scalability in different platforms
Access control, QoS/QoE/SLAs, feedback interactions
Massive scalability platforms (Internet-based systems: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter)
Experiences, experiments, lessons learned, open issues (OpenStack Cloud, Azure, etc.)

Where is scalability important (and counting)?
Edge computing scalability in IoT environments
Massive scalability platforms (Internet-based systems: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Twitter)
Scalability in Industry 4.0/5.0
Scalability-oriented design in 5G/6G sliced systems
Scalability for autonomous vehicles and smart health
Scalability on monitoring energy systems
Fluid dynamics - physical simulation coupled with deep learning
Neuroscience/brain models and scalable simulations
Scalable systems (hydrodynamics, nuclear reactions, gravity, thermal conduction, magnetic fields, and radiation)


Deadlines:

Submission

Jul 21, 2024

Notification

Sep 23, 2024

Registration

Oct 08, 2024

Camera ready

Oct 18, 2024

Deadlines differ for special tracks. Please consult the conference home page for special tracks Call for Papers (if any).