Cluster 2006 welcomes paper and poster
submissions from engineers and scientists in academia and industry,
describing original research work in all areas of cluster computing.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Cluster networking
- Performance analysis and evaluation
- Cluster management and maintenance
- Cluster software and middleware
- Cluster storage and I/O subsystems
- Clustering for high availability
- Grid computing and clusters
Format for submission: full paper drafts, not to exceed 25 double-spaced,
numbered pages (including title, author affiliations,abstract, keywords,
figures, tables, and bibliographic references) using 12 point font on
8.5x11-pages with 1-inch margins all around. For last minute
papers half page will be enough.
A web based submission mechanism will be activated on the conference web
site (www.cluster2006.org) a
few weeks before the submission deadline. Authors should submit a
PostScript (level2) or PDF file. Hard copy submissions will not be
An extended version of the best papers will be published in the Cluster
Computing Journal, published by Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
Last Minute Papers
In addition to regular papers, and for late-breaking results,
Cluster 2006 will accept a limited number of papers for consideration in
a special session. These papers will be reviewed, and accepted papers
will be included in a hardcopy supplement to the proceedings. If you are
interested in this option, please submit an abstract by the regular
paper deadline (April 28th) and the full paper by August 4th. Papers
considered for this category must be particularly timely and the
abstract submitted must contain a brief explanation on why the paper
should be considered for this session.