Monday December 07, 2015, Atrium A (11 am - 3:30 pm) – St. Raphael Resort, Limassol, Cyprus
The winners are Announced !

The winner of Category 1 was Talk 5, The Origin and Trustworthiness of Data in Smart City Applications.

The winner of Category 2 was Talk 3, Docker Containers Across Multiple Clouds and Data Centers.

There are two categories of proposals. The first addresses approaches, which have been implemented, which will be demonstrated at the workshop. The second category focuses on cutting-edge future work and the design of the solution, where the competitors present intended use cases and architecture. The judges will award a winner per category at the challenge workshop. Voting will be accomplished through an on-line form, which will be made available to the participants of the workshop.

Session 1: Session Chair Vlado Stankovski
11:00-11:05- Welcome to the Cloud Challenge
11:05 [CAT1][Talk 1]- Enabling Cloud Application Portability
Demetris Antoniades, Nicholas Loulloudes, Athanasios Foudoulis, Chrystalla Sophokleous, Demetris Trihinas, George Pallis, Marios Dikaiakos and Harald Kornmayer.
11:35 [CAT1][Talk 2] - Enhancing the Usability and Utilization of Accelerated Architectures via Docker
Nicholas Haydel, Sandra Gesing, Ian Taylor, Gregory Madey, Abdul Dakkak, Simon Garcia de Gonzalo and Wen-Mei Hwu.
12:05 [CAT2][Talk 3] - Docker Containers Across Multiple Clouds and Data Centers
Moustafa Abdelbaky, Merve Unuvar, Javier Diaz-Montes, Malgorzata Steinder and Manish Parashar.
Coffee break
Session 2: Session Chair Gregory Madey
14:00 [CAT1][Talk 4] - Automated cloud brokerage based upon continuous real-time benchmarking
Thomas Connor and Joel Southgate.
14:30 [CAT1][Talk 5] - The Origin and Trustworthiness of Data in Smart City Applications
Aseel Alkhelaiwi and Dan Grigoras.
15:00 [CAT2][Talk 6] - Towards an Environment Supporting Resilience, High-Availability, Reproducibility and Reliability for Cloud Applications
Vlado Stankovski, Salman Taherizadeh, Ian Taylor, Andrew Jones, Carlo Mastroianni, Bruce Becker, Heru Suhartanto.
15:20 - Voting !
Cloud Challenge Awards and Prizes