IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking
7–10 November 2022 // Paris, France


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Call for Papers: Submission Guidelines

Authors are invited to submit original contributions that have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere.

Submissions must be in IEEE single-spaced double-column style with a length limitation of 8 pages (including title, abstract, all figures, and tables) for full papers (oral presentation), and 4 pages for short papers (poster and technical demonstration papers), both excluding references (maximum 1 additional page for references).

Accepted papers will be published in IEEE Xplore.

Accepted papers can be presented with remote presentations.

Selected CLOUDNET 2022 best-papers finalists will be invited to submit an extended version of their paper to IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (impact factor: 4.195), with a fast track review process.

Full paper submission URL: EDAS website

Poster and demo paper submission URL: to be announced later.


Conference Topics

The Conference topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Cloud Network Architecture
    • Multi-Cloud federation and Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
    • Reliability of Data Center Network and Architecture
    • Mobile Cloud Networking
    • Slicing and RAN Virtualization (SD-RAN, Cloud RAN, vRAN, OpenRAN)
    • Programmable Data Planes and Smart-NIC design
    • SDN/NFV and Virtualization of Network Equipment
    • Architectures to Enable AI/ML
  • Resource Management
    • Data Center and Cloud-native Networks
    • Intra-Cloud vs. Inter-Cloud Management
    • Energy-Efficient Data Centers and Networks
    • Resource optimization and Management
    • Traffic Characterization and Measurements
    • Data Flow Management and Load Balancing
    • Storage Management
    • AI/ML-assisted Resource Management and Orchestration
  • Cloud Supported Services
    • Big Data Analytics
    • Vehicular Cloud Computing
    • Network Connectivity Services
    • Unified User and Machine Mobility Management
    • Content and Service Distribution
    • Edge Computing
    • Location-based Services
    • Performance Enhancement of Cloud Applications
  • Cloud Security and Privacy
    • Cloud Data Provenance and Data Loss Protection
    • Cloud Sovereignty
    • Cloud Storage Security
    • Cloud Application Security
    • Intrusion Detection/Prevention systems
    • Firewall and Deep Packet Inspection systems
    • AI/ML for Cloud Security

Camera Ready Submission Guidelines

Please check the instructions below and submit your camera-ready paper by 30 September 2022, 11:59 pm AoE.

Please carefully address the comments raised by the reviews and incorporate the recommended changes into the camera-ready version of your paper. Also check that the paper metadata (title, authors, abstract, etc) in EDAS matches exactly the information in your paper.

Follow the steps to upload your camera-ready paper;

Note that a camera-ready PDF must be certified by IEEE PDF eXpress before uploading to EDAS. The file checking by IEEE PDF eXpress may take multiple hours. Please start the process as early as possible to get your certified PDF ready by the submission deadline.

Please follow these steps to submit your camera-ready paper:

  • Check the titles, author list, abstract, and other metadata
  • Register for the conference. You can do this from the registration tab on this website.
  • Use EDAS to fill out the electronic copyright form for publication of your paper in IEEE Xplore. The copyright form can be added to your paper by logging in to EDAS, opening the paper details page, and selecting the plus symbol next to “Copyright form.”.
  • Use IEEE PDF eXpress – reachable at – (use conference ID: 55617X) to certify your camera-ready paper. Check for any errors and download the PDF eXpress signed version of your paper.
  • Upload your IEEE PDF eXpress signed version of the camera-ready paper using EDAS. The upload link can be found next to “Final manuscript” on the paper details page in EDAS. Make sure there are no errors.

If you need any assistance regarding paper formatting, please contact our Publication Chair.


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