The 2001 International Workshop on 
Cluster Infrastructure for Web Server and E-Commerce Applications

CISCA 2001   or

Organized At

IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid'2001)

 May 16 - 18, 2001, Brisbane, Australia |

In Corporation with the IEEE Task Force on Cluster Computing (TFCC)

Call for Papers


            The availability of high-speed networks and high-performance microprocessors is making networks of computers an appealing vehicle for cost-effective internet and business computing. Clusters of computers built using commodity hardware and software are playing a major role in web server design and E-Commerce.

            The CISCA 2001 workshop organized at the CCGrid'2001 symposium will serve as a major forum to present and share the latest research results of the work by international researchers, developers, and users. The focus of this workshop will be on both architecture and software aspects of web server and E-commerce by using cluster technology. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Web Server


Paper Submission

        Submission should include authors names, affiliations, addresses and email addresses on the cover page. Submission implies the willingness of at least one of the authors to register and present the paper. Please submit original, full paper not exceeding 10 pages of two column text using single spaced 10 point size type on 8.5 x 11 inch pages, as per IEEE 8.5 x 11 manuscript guidelines, see: Authors should submit a PostScript (level 2) or PDF file that will print on a PostScript printer to the workshop chair Hai Jin by email. Hard copies should be sent only if electronic submission is not possible.


        All papers selected for this workshop by peer-review process will be published in the the CCGrid'2001 symposium proceedings through the IEEE Computer Society Press, USA and they will also be made available online through the IEEE digital library.

Workshop Chairs

Hai Jin
Internet and Cluster Computing Lab.
Department of EE-System, EEB-104
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, California, 90089, USA
Tel: +1-213-740-6433
Fax: +1-425-920-8937

Program Committee Members

  • Amnon Barak     (Hebrew University, Israel)
  • Rajkumar Buyya    (Monash University, Australia)
  • Peter Graham     (University of Manitoba, Canada)
  • Kai Hwang     (University of Southern California, USA)
  • Hai Jin     (University of Southern California, USA)
  • Walter B. Ligon III    (Clemson University, USA)
  • Veljko Milutinovic     (University of Belgrade, Yugoslavia)
  • Clifford Neuman     (ISI, University of Southern California, USA)
  • Yi Pan    (University of Dayton, USA)
  • Michael Rumsewicz    (University of Melbourne, Australia)
  • Cho-Li Wang     (The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong)
  • Wensong Zhang     (National Laboratory for Parallel & Distributed Processing, China)


    Important Dates:

    Draft Papers due on: 
    Notification of Acceptance: 
    Camera Ready Papers and Preregistration due on: 
    CCGrid'2001 Symposium:
    November 4, 2000
    December 20, 2000 
    January 24, 2001 
    May 16 - 18, 2001

    Last Modified July 3, 2000