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Lista de Disciplinas | CMP267

Novel Internet Architectures and Paradigms

Professor: Alberto Egon Schaeffer Filho
Prerequisites: –
Hours: 60 hs
Credits: 4
Semesters: Second semester
Undergraduate Enrollment: The enrollment must be made as Special Student
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Overview. Today’s Internet. Internet of Things. Information-Centric Networks. Software-Defined Networking.


Enabling students to understand and analyze the fundamental properties of ground-breaking novel network architectures and related applications, and how they compare with the state-of-the-art in Internet technology.


Overview, including critical assessment of Internet and the evolution of its technology in the past 30 years. Long-term research to address grand scientific challenges on computer networks: “Future Internet”.
Internet of Things. Introduction. Enabling technologies. Architectures. Mechanisms. Applications. Challenges.
Software-Defined Networking. Introduction. Enabling technologies. Architectures. Mechanisms. Applications. Challenges.
Information-Centric Networks. Introduction. Enabling technologies. Architectures. Mechanisms. Applications. Challenges.


Evaluation will be based on the following criteria: (a) attendance and participation in discussions; (b) presentation of papers and critical analysis of colleagues’ presentations; (c) a written research proposal. There are no examinations, but the student is expected to read a good number of papers, mainly beyond class hours.


Kurose, James F.; Ross, Keith W. Computer Networking: a top-down approach. 6th. Ed. Ed. Pearson. 862pp.

Papers selected from recognized journals and events, mainly the ones below.

• IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking
• IEEE Communications Magazine
• IEEE Transactions on Network and Systems Management
• IEEE Transactions on Communications
• Elsevier Computer Networks
• Elsevier Journal of Network and Computer Applications
• Wiley & Sons Concurrency and Computation

• IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM)
• ACM Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies (CoNEXT)
• IEEE/IFIP Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM)
• IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Systems (NOMS)
• IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM)
• IFIP Networking
• IFIP Performance
• ACM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC)
• IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM)
• IEEE High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR)
• IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)
• IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (ISCC)
• Future Internet Symposium