ACM SIGCOMM 2017, Los Angeles, CA


  • 2017 SIGCOMM Test of Time Award Winners
  • Ethane: Taking control of the Enterprise, SIGCOMM 2007

    Martin Casado, Michael J. Freedman, Justin Pettit, Jianying Luo, Nick McKeown, Scott Shenker

    • Citation: Ethane ushered in the age of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) and a new generation of research that inspired both academia and industry to design network control planes that we can reason about.


  • Measurement and analysis of online social networks, IMC 2007

    Alan Mislove, Massimiliano Marcon, Krishna P. Gummadi, Peter Druschel, Bobby Bhattacharjee

    • Citation: This is one of the first papers that examine multiple online social networks at scale. By introducing novel measurement techniques, the paper has had an enduring influence on the analysis, modeling and design of modern social media and social networking services.


  • 2016 SIGCOMM Doctoral Dissertation Award
  • Justine Sherry

    Citation: Dissertation "Middleboxes as a Cloud Service" proposes that advanced network functions be implemented as software services running in the cloud, and develops in depth the algorithms and system designs needed to realize this vision in practice.

  • Vamsi Talla

    Citation: Dissertation "Power, Communication and Sensing Solutions for Energy Constrained Platforms" introduces techniques that make it possible to build low-power sensors and devices that consume no energy beyond what is already in the air, in ambient RF signals such as cellular, TV, and Wi-Fi.