The conference provides a forum for engineers and scientists in academia, industry and government to present their latest research findings in major and emerging areas of distributed computing. Topics of particular interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Distributed Data Management and Analytics
  • Cloud Computing and Data Center Systems
  • Distributed OS and Middleware
  • Algorithms and Theory
  • Fault Tolerance and Dependability
  • Security and Privacy
  • Social Networks and Crowdsourcing
  • Energy Management and Green Computing
  • Sensor Networks and Systems
  • Mobile and Wireless Computing
  • Workshops

    Workshops will be held in conjunction with the conference. Workshop proposals should be submitted to Workshop Chair Prof. Feng Qin ( by October 5th, 2014. Notification of acceptance will be made by October 15th, 2014.

    Paper Submission

    Form of Manuscript: All paper submissions should follow the IEEE 8.5” x 11” Two-Column Format. Each submission can have 10 pages. An appendix of 2 pages maximum is also allowed.

    If the paper is accepted for publication, up to 2 overlength pages may be purchased for the final camera-ready version ($100 per overlength page). Submitted papers should NOT be blinded for review.

    Electronic Submission:

    Papers should be original and not be submitted in parallel to any other conference or journal.

    Papers should include the full author list before the submission deadline.

    A paper can only be submitted to one track of the conference.

    Important Dates

    Abstract deadline:

    Paper submission deadline:

    Author notification:

    Camera-ready paper deadline:

    December 12, 2014

    December 23, 2014

    March 23, 2015

    April 24, 2015

    For further information, please contact General Chair Xiaodong Zhang (