Call for Papers for the 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Storage Service and Computing (WCSSC 2017)

Guangzhou, China
December 12-15, 2017



The cloud storage is a natural evolution of distributed storage and computing and of the widespread adaption of virtualization and Service-Oriented Architectures (SOA). In cloud storage system, IT-related capabilities and resources are provided as services, via the Internet and on-demand, accessible without requiring detailed knowledge of the underlying technology. The 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Storage Service and Computing (WCSSC 2017), in conjunction with "The 10th International Conference on Security, Privacy and Anonymity in Computation, Communication and Storage (SpaCCS 2017)", aims to bring together researchers who work on cloud storage service and computing related technologies. This workshop has emphasis on establishing a state-of-the-art for dependable, reliable and high performance could storage systems, identifying challenges and discussing solutions for successfully enabling security and reliability for large scale cloud storage system.


Scope and Interests (but not limited to)

  • Storage Architecture and Virtualization
  • Cloud Storage Security and Privacy
  • Cloud Storage Services and Applications
  • Mobile Computing on Cloud Storage
  • Erasure Codes and Error Correcting Codes
  • Data Migration and Archive
  • High Performance Computing (HPC) in/with the Cloud Storage
  • Distributed Cloud / Cloud Brokering / Edge Computing

Submission Guidelines

Papers must be submitted electronically via the WCSSC 2017 submission page on the EasyChair website Papers must be clearly presented in English, must not exceed 10 pages in Springer LNCS format (or up to 14 pages with the pages over length charge), including tables, figures, references and appendices. All papers will be carefully reviewed by at least two reviewers. Accepted papers will be published in the workshop proceedings of SpaCCS 2017, by the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). At least one of the authors of each accepted paper must register as a participant of the workshop and present the paper at the workshop, in order to have the paper published in the proceedings.

Important Dates

Paper Submission Deadline:

September 15, 2017 (Extended Deadline)

Author Notification:

October 5, 2017

Camera-Ready Paper Due:

October 25, 2017

Conference Dates::

December 12-15, 2017



Please email inquiries concerning WCSSC 2017 to:

Yupeng Hu: yphu AT hnu DOT edu DOT cn

Wenjia Li: wli20 AT nyit DOT edu

and the conference organizers (WCSSC2017 AT gmail DOT com).


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