International Symposium on Middleware and Network Applications (MNA 2010)

Part of ITNG 2010

April 12-14, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Proceedings published by the Conference Publishing Services-CPS

Symposium Chairs:

Jameela Al-Jaroodi            UAE University, UAE

Nader Mohamed         UAE University, UAE


Symposium Committee:

Matthew Adigun          University of Zululand,   South Africa

Shayma Alkobaisi                UAE University,                 UAE

Elarbi Badidi                          UAE University,                 UAE

Janaka Balasooriya    Arizona State University, Tempe, USA

Ezedin Barka                        UAE University,                 UAE

Abdulla Eid                 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Mohammed Erradi      Mohamed V Souissi Univ., Morocco

Rong Ge                    Marquette University,       USA

Seif Haridi                   Swedish Institute of Computer Science,  Sweden

Christophe Huygens      K.U. Leuven,                  Belgium

Hamidah Ibrahim       Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia

Imad Jawhar                          UAE University,                 UAE

Nader Kesserwan                  UAE University,                 UAE

Xuli Liu                    University of Nebraska Kearney, USA

Luis Llopis               Malaga University,           Spain

Praveen Madiraju      Marquette University,       USA

Ahmed Mahdy           Texas A&M University at Corpus Christi, USA

Sam Michiels         K.U.Leuven,                   Belgium

Luis Ferreira Pires    University of Twente,  Netherlands

Xiao Qin                              Auburn University,              USA

Romain Rouvoy   University of Lille 1,        France

Mohamed Adel Serhani      UAE University,                       UAE

G. Sivakumar            Indian Institute of Tech. Bombay, India

Yifeng Zhu                    University of Maine,      USA    

Farhana Zulkernine        Foundazion Bruno Kessler, Italy

-- Accepted Papers --


Regular Papers



Service Provisioning Support for Non-Technical Service Clients

Luiz Olavo Bonino da Silva Santos, Lu´ıs Ferreira Pires, Marten van Sinderen

Department of Computer Science, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands



QARI: Quality Aware Software Deployment for Wireless Sensor Networks

Wouter Horr´e1, Sam Michiels1, Wouter Joosen1, Danny Hughes2

1IBBT-Distrinet, K.U.Leuven, Belgium

2Computer Science and Software Engineering, Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China



Middleware for Heterogeneous Sensor Networks in Urban Scenarios

Yicheng Wen, Doina Bein, Shashi Phoha

The Pennsylvania State University-University Park, USA



Service-Oriented Cloud Computing Architecture

Wei-Tek Tsai1, Xin Sun2, Janaka Balasooriya2

1Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

2Department of Computer Science, Arizona State University, USA



Middleware Specialization for Product-Lines using Feature-Oriented Reverse Engineering

Akshay Dabholkar, Aniruddha Gokhale

Dept. of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Vanderbilt University, USA



Securely Querying Sensor Enabled RFID Virtual Databases (SERVDs)

Yanjun Zuo, Wen-chen Hu, Timothy O’Keefe

University of North Dakota, USA



Mobile Platform for Networked RFID Applications

Donggeon Lee1, Seongyun Kim1, Howon Kim1, Namje Park2

1Department of Computer Engineering, Pusan National University, Republic of Korea

2Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, Republic of Korea



Towards Adaptive Replication Reconfiguration for QoS

Raihan Al-Ekram and Ric Holt

School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Canada



On the Design of User-centric Supporting Service Composition Environments

Eduardo Gonc¸alves da Silva, Lu´ıs Ferreira Pires, Marten van Sinderen

Centre for Telematics and Information Technology, University of Twente, The Netherlands



A Situation-Aware Middleware based on Ontology Modeling and Rule

Taewoo Nam, Keunhyuk Yeom

Department of Computer Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea



Intelligent Sensor Independent Decisions for Entropic Targets

J. Hill1, R. Guidry2, S. K. Makki2, B. Sun2

1Department of Computer Science, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, USA

2Department of Computer Science, Lamar University, USA



Regulating Orchestration in SOA-based Systems

Tin Lam, Naftaly Minsky

Department of Computer Science - Rutgers University, USA





Flexile Middleware: Responding to Operational Demands of Critical Network-Based Applications

Thomas A. DuBois1, Richard Perry2

1The Boeing Company, USA

2Villanova University, PA, USA



A Case Study of the Application of UPnP in Robotic and Home Automation Services

Mercedes R. Fernández Alcalá1, Ignacio González Alonso1, M.P. Almudena García Fuente1, Jose M. Maestre Torreblanca2

1Computer Science Department, Oviedo University, Spain

2Systems and Automatics Engineering Department, Sevilla University, Spain