Dwight Makaroff's Publications
Performance of Scalable Data Processing Frameworks
- Jagmohan Chauhan, Dwight Makaroff and Winfried Grassmann,
"Simulation and Performance Evaluation of the Hadoop Capacity
Scheduler," CASCON 2014, pp. 163-177, Toronto, ON, Canada,
2014. ( pdf).
Jagmohan Chauhan, Shaiful Alam Chowdhury and Dwight Makaroff, "Performance
Evaluation of Yahoo! S4: A First Look," Seventh International
Conference On P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet
Computing, pp. 58-65, Victoria, BC, Canada, November 2012
Jagmohan Chauhan, Dwight Makaroff and Winfried Grassmann, "The Impact
of Capacity Scheduler Configuration Settings on MapReduce
Jobs," IEEE Cloud and Green Computing 2012), pp. 667-674,
Xiangtan, Hunan, China, November 2012 (pdf).
Network Performance of Games
- Chad Hansen, Nigel Jurgens, Dwight Makaroff, Dave Callele and
Philip Dueck, "Network performance measurement framework for real-time
multiplayer mobile games," Network and Systems Support for Games
(NetGames), pp. 1-2, Denver, CO, December 2013. ( pdf).
Routing in Delay Tolerant Networks
- Khadija Rasul, Dwight Makaroff and Kevin
Stanley, "Hybrid Community-Based Forwarding: A Complete Energy
Efficient Algorithm for Pocket Switched Networks," The 9th IEEE
Workshop on Network Measurements (In conjunction with IEEE LCN
2015) , pages 166-174, Clearwater Beach, FL, October 2015.
- Khadija Rasul, Shaiful Alam Chowdhury, Dwight Makaroff and Kevin
Stanley, "Community-Based Forwarding for Low-Capacity Pocket
Switched Networks," ACM Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless
and Mobile Systems (MSWiM 2014), pages 249-257, Montreal, QC,
Canada, September 2014.
Web-based Application Performance Monitoring
Anthony J. Arkles and Dwight J. Makaroff, "MT-WAVE: Profiling Multi-tier Web
Applications," Second ACM/SPEC International Conference on
Performance Engineering (ICPE 2011), pp. 247-258, Karlsruhe, Germany, March 2011.
Incentive-Based Media Caching Systems and Media Request Analysis
Shaiful Alam Chowdhury and Dwight Makaroff, "Category-based User
Interaction with Online User-Generated Videos: Workload
Characterization," CASCON 2014 - Emerging Technologies Track, 4
pages -Short Paper, pp. 367-370, Toronto, ON, Canada, November 2014
Shaiful Alam Chowdhury and Dwight Makaroff, "Category-Based YouTube
Request Pattern Characterization," Web Information Systems
and Technologies (WEBIST 2013 Selected Papers), Lecture Notes in
Business Information Processing, Volume 189,
pages 154-169, Springer Verlag, 2014. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-44300-2_10 (pdf).
Shaiful Alam Chowdhury and Dwight Makaroff, "Popularity Growth
Patterns of YouTube Videos - A Category-based Study," 9th International Conference on
Web Information Systems and Technologies, pages 233-242, Aachen,
Germany, May 2013 (pdf). Nominated for Best Student Paper.
Shaiful Alam Chowdhury and Dwight Makaroff, "Characterizing Videos and
Users in YouTube: A Survey," Seventh International Conference on
Broadband and Wireless Computing, Communication and
Applications, pp. 244-251, Victoria, BC, Canada,
November 2012 (pdf).
Jeremy Guebert, Dwight Makaroff and Ketan Mayer Patel, "Request
Generation for a Peer-based PVR," 20th SIGMM Workshop on
Network and Operating Systems Support
for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV 2010), pp. 99-104, Amsterdam, The
Netherlands, June 2010.
Spencer Clark, Dwight Makaroff and Kevin Stanley,
"Developing and Evaluating a Lossless Compression Scheme for
Scientific Data from a Nanosatellite",
Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, pp 1-4,
Regina, Canada, May 2013. pdf
Network Issues in Collaboration
Jeff Dyck, Carl Gutwin and Dwight Makaroff, "Adaptive Forward Error Correction
for Real-time Groupware," GROUP '12, pp 121-130, Sanibel Island, FL,
October 2012. pdf
Intrusion Detection in Community Wireless Mesh Networks
Dwight Makaroff, Paul Smith, Nicholas J. P. Race and David Hutchison,
"Intrusion Detection Systems for Community Wireless
Mesh Networks," 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Enabling Technologies
and Standards for Wireless Mesh Networking (MeshTech), pp. 610-616,
Atlanta, GA, September 2008.
Sensor Network Performance
- Jie Feng, Derek Eager and Dwight Makaroff, "Coverage Preserving
Aggregation Protocols for Dense Sensor Networks," 35th IEEE
Conference on Local Computer Networks, pp. 440-447, Denver, Colorado,
- Jie Feng, Derek Eager and Dwight Makaroff, "Aggregation
Protocols for High Rate, Low Delay Data Collection in Sensor
Networks," IFIP Networking, pp. 26-39, Aachen, Germany,
- Jie Feng, Derek Eager and Dwight Makaroff, "Asynchronous
Data Aggregation for Real-time Monitoring in Sensor Networks," IFIP
Networking, Atlanta, GA, pp. 73-84, May 2007. pdf
Operating Systems Performance
Jagmohan Chauhan and Dwight Makaroff and Tony Arkles, "VM Clock
Synchronization Measurements," 30th IEEE International Performance
Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC) , Orlando, FL,
pp. 1-2, November 2011. (pdf)
- Dylan Griffiths and Dwight Makaroff, "Hybrid vs. Monolithic
OS Kernels: A Benchmark Comparison," CASCON 2006 , Toronto,
ON, pp. 349-352, October 2006. (pdf)
Teaching Undergraduate Computer Science
- David Callele and Dwight Makaroff, "On Teaching to the Masses
and the Masters: Competing Requirements for Undergraduate
Education," Western Canadian Conference on Computing Education
(WCCCE), Calgary, AB, Canada, 9 pages, May 2006. (pdf)
- David Callele and Dwight Makaroff, "Teaching Requirements
Engineering to an Unsuspecting Audience," Proceedings of the 37th
ACM SIGCSE Technical Symposium on Computer Science Education, Houston,
TX, pp. 433-437, March 2006. pdf
E-commerce and Database Workload Characterization
- Fujian Liu, Dwight Makaroff and Said Elnaffar, "Classifying
E-commerce Wokloads under Dynamic Caching," IEEE Systems, Man, and
Cybernetics 2005, Waikaloa, HI, pp. 2819-2826, October 2005. (pdf.)
- Fujian Liu, Yanping Zhao, Wenguang Wang and Dwight Makaroff, "
Database Server Workload Characterization in an E-commerce
Environment," MASCOTS 2004, Volendam, The Netherlands, pp.
475-483, October 2004.(pdf)
- Qing Wang, D.J. Makaroff and Keith Edwards, "Characterizing
Customer Groups for an E-commerce Website," Proc. ACM
Conference on Electronic Commerce (ACMEC 2004), New York, NY, pp.
218-227, May 2004. (pdf)
- Qing Wang, D.J. Makaroff, Keith Edwards and Ryan Thompson,
Characterization for an E-commerce Web Site," Proc. CASCON
2003, Toronto, Ontario, pp. 313-327, October 2003 (
- Jagmohan Chauhan and Dwight Makaroff, "Performance Evaluation of
Video-On-Demand in Virtualized Environments: The Client
Perspective," Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on
Virtualization Technologies in Distributed Computing (with HPDC
2012), Delft, The
Netherlands, pp. 29-36, June 2012. (pdf)
- Justice Daka and Dwight Makaroff, "Mixed Reliability Video
Streaming," IEEE Workshop on
Wireless and Mobile Multimedia 2008 (WoWMoM), Newport Beach, CA, pp
1-8, June 2008.
- Fujian Liu and D.J. Makaroff, "A Comparison of Continuous Media
Stream Proxy Caching Policies," 7th IASTED International
Conference on INTERNET AND MULTIMEDIA SYSTEMS AND APPLICATIONS - IMSA
2003, Honolulu, HI, pp. 164-169, August 2003. (
Continuous Media File Server Publications
- D. Makaroff, J. Coutu and F. Liu, "Disk Performance and VBR
Admission Control for Media Servers," The Eleventh International Conference
on Distributed Multimedia Systems DMS '2005, Banff, Canada, pp.
224-227, September 2005. (pdf)
- D. Makaroff and N. Hutchinson,
Development and evolution of a heterogeneous continuous media server: a
case study. Journal of Software Evolution and Maintenance, Volume
17, No. 2, pp. 143-167, April 2005.
- D. Makaroff, G. Neufeld and N. Hutchinson,
Performance Evaluation for VBR Continuous Media File Server
Admission Control (pdf),
Software Practise and Experience, Volume 34, No. 12, pp. 1187-1210,
- D. Makaroff, G. Neufeld and N. Hutchinson,
Design and Implementation of a VBR Continuous Media File Server
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp.
13-28, January 2001.
- D. Makaroff, G. Neufeld and N. Hutchinson, Network
Bandwidth Allocation and Admission Control for a Continuous Media File
6th International Workshop on Interactive Distributed Multimedia
Systems and Telecommunication Services (IDMS 99), Toulouse France, pp.
October 12-15, 1999.
- J. W. Wong, K. A. Lyons, D. Evans, R. J. Velthuys, G. v. Bochmann,
E. Dubois, N. D. Georganas, G. Neufeld, M. T. Oszu, J. Brinskelle, A. Hafid,
N. Hutchinson, P. Iglinski, L. Lamont, D. Makaroff and D. Szafron, Enabling
technology for distributed multimedia applications, IBM Systems Journal,
Vol. 36, no. 4, 1997.
- D. Makaroff, G. Neufeld and N. Hutchinson, An
Evaluation of VBR Disk Admission Algorithms for Continuous Media File
Servers, ACM Multimedia '97, Seattle, WA, pp. 143-154,
- J. W. Wong, D. Evans, N. Georganas, J. Brinskelle, G. Neufeld,
and D. Makaroff, An MBone-based Distance Education System, International
Conference on Computer Communication 97, Cannes, France,
pp. 101-106, November, 1997.
- G. Neufeld, D. Makaroff and N. Hutchinson, Server
Based Flow Control in a Distributed Continuous Media File Server,
Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Network and Operating System
Support for Digital Audio and Video, Zushi, Japan, pp. 29-35, April 1996.
- G. Neufeld, D. Makaroff and N. Hutchinson, Design
of a Variable Bit-Rate Continuous Media Server for an ATM Network,
IS&T/SPIE Multimedia Computing and Networking, San Jose, CA, pp. 370-380,
- Dwight J. Makaroff and Raymond T. Ng. Schemes
For Implementing Buffer Sharing in Continuous-Media Systems,
Information Systems, Vol. 20, No. 6. pp. 445-464, 1995.
- G. Neufeld, D. Makaroff and N. Hutchinson. Design
of a Variable Bit-Rate Continuous Media File Server, 5th
International Workshop on Network and Operating System Support for
Digital Audio and Video, Durham, NH, pp. 375-378, May 1995.
Last Update: 1/29/2016
- D. Makaroff and D. Eager. Disk Caching in Distributed Systems,
10th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems,
Paris, France, pp. 212-219, June 1990.