Call for Papers

The DICH 2014 workshop seeks papers describing significant research contributions to the field of cloud computing. We invite submissions on a wide range of research topics, including, but not limited to:

  • Service Level Agreements in clouds
  • Trust and reputation in cloud computing
  • Security and privacy aspects in cloud computing
  • Risk assessment and management in cloud computing
  • Availability of cloud services
  • Reliable cloud computing
  • Dependable performance for cloud applications
  • Federation of heterogeneous clouds
  • Design of dependable multicloud applications
  • Interoperability
  • Resource Management
  • IaaS and PaaS business models
  • Cloud standards and best practices


Authors are invited to submit original papers, that have not been published in or submitted to other workshops, conferences or journals. Submitted papers must be written in English, formatted according to the LNCS guidelines, and they must not exceed 12 pages. Paper submission will be done through EasyChair (submission link: Second Workshop on Dependability and Interoperability in Heterogeneous Clouds).

At least one author of each accepted paper must register to the workshop to present the paper. The workshop proceedings will be published in Springer’s LNCS series (after the event).

Important Dates

Paper submission: June 9th, 2014 May 30th, 2014
Author notification: July 4th, 2014
Workshop: August 25th or 26th, 2014