Web Content Caching and Distribution: 9th International Workshop, WCW 2004, Beijing, China, October 18-20, 2004. Proceedings / Edition 1

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Workshop on Web Content Caching and Distribution, WCW 2004, held in Beijing, China, in October 2004.

The 15 revised full papers and 6 revised short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from more than 50 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on placement and redirection, structured overlays, architectural issues, multimedia caching, caching in peer-to-peer systems, algorithms, systems management, and systems evaluation.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540235163
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 11/23/2004
  • Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science Series, #3293
  • Edition description: 2004
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 282
  • Product dimensions: 9.21 (w) x 6.14 (h) x 0.63 (d)

Table of Contents

Session I: Placement and Redirection.- DotSlash: A Self-Configuring and Scalable Rescue System for Handling Web Hotspots Effectively.- Dynamic Content Placement for Mobile Content Distribution Networks.- Overhaul.- Session II: Structured Overlays.- ShortCuts: Using Soft State to Improve DHT Routing.- Distributed Hashtable on Pre-structured Overlay Networks.- Session III: Architectural Issues.- Application Networking – An Architecture for Pervasive Content Delivery.- Data Integrity Framework and Language Support for Active Web Intermediaries.- Xeja: A Scalable Channel-Based Multi-source Content Distribution System.- Session IV: Multimedia Caching.- Segment-Based Adaptive Caching for Streaming Media Delivery on the Internet.- A Client-Based Web Prefetching Management System Based on Detection Theory.- Structured Partially Caching Proxies for Mixed Media.- Session V: Caching in Peer-to-Peer Systems.- Performance Evaluation of Distributed Prefetching for Asynchronous Multicast in P2P Networks.- On the Equivalence of Forward and Reverse Query Caching in Peer-to-Peer Overlay Networks.- Session VI: Algorithms.- FatNemo: Building a Resilient Multi-source Multicast Fat-Tree.- A Real-Time Selection Method of an Acceptable Transcoding Path in a MPEG21 DIA for Mobile Terminals.- Design and Analysis of a Variable Bit Rate Caching Algorithm for Continuous Media Data.- Session VII: Systems Management.- A Configuration Tool for Caching Dynamic Pages.- Towards Informed Web Content Delivery.- Session VIII: Systems Evaluation.- Unveiling the Performance Impact of Lossless Compression to Web Page Content Delivery.- An Empirical Study of a Segment-Based Streaming Proxy in an Enterprise Environment.- Bottlenecks and Their Performance Implications in E-commerce Systems.

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