The 31st Int'l Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2011)

June 20-24, 2011  Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA


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Important Notice:

Due to technical reason, the submission system was down on November, 22nd.

So the paper submission deadline is extended to November, 24th (11:59pm, EST USA).



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

        o Algorithm and Theory

        o Data Management and Data Centers

        o Distributed Operating Systems and Middleware

        o Fault Tolerance and Dependability

        o Security and Privacy

        o Network/Internet Protocols and Applications

        o Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing

        o Wireless and Mobile Computing


Workshops will be held in conjunction with the conference. Workshop proposals should be submitted to Workshops Co-Chair Dongyan Xu ( by September 15, 2010 October 10, 2010. Notification of acceptance will be made by October 15, 2010. Please see the conference web page for details.


Form of Manuscript: All paper submissions should follow the IEEE 8.5" x 11" Two-Column Format. Each submission can have 10 pages plus up to 2 over-length pages. If the paper is accepted for publication, an over-length fee will be charged for each of the over-length pages in the final camera-ready version. Papers will be subject to a single-blind review process. Thus, author information does not need to removed from the submission.

Electronic Submission: Submissions will be handled via the conference web page.

The proceedings of the conference and the workshops will be published in CDs by the IEEE-CS Conference Publishing Services (CPS).


     Paper Submission   -  November 15, 2010

     Paper Submission   -  November 23, 2010

       Paper Submission  - November 24, 2010(11:59pm, EST USA)(Hard Deadline)


     Final Manuscript Notification  -  February 7, 2011

     Final Manuscript Due  -  March 14, 2011

For further information, please contact General Chair, Prof. David Du at or Program Chair, Prof. Wu-chi Feng at