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DSN 2007
The 37th Annual IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks

June 25 - June 28, 2007
Edinburgh International Conference Centre, Edinburgh, UK


The submission deadlines for all aspects of the DSN 2007 have expired. The relevant pages are still available (see below) but it is no longer possible to submit contributions to the 2007 conference in Edinburgh. For information about DSN 2008 in Anchorage, Alaska please visit the web-site at DSN 2008

We invite you to contribute to this premier forum by submitting a contribution or proposal in one (or more) of the categories outlined below:
Regular Papers
report on recent research results
Practical Experience Reports
provide an in-depth description of practitioner experience or a case study
Software, System and Tools
describe the software, system, or tool, its context and objective, and the planned demonstration
Panels discuss and debate topics of high interest to the community
provide opportunities for focused discussion on selected topics in a group setting
Tutorials provide short courses on dependability practice, techniques, and theories
Student Forum
provides an opportunity for PhD students to present their research
Fast Abstracts
present an overview of work-in-progress


These regularly include, but are not limited to:

Architectures for Dependable, Secure and Resilient Computer Systems; Dependability Benchmarking, Modeling and Prediction; Dependability of High-Speed Networks and Protocols; Dependability in VLSI; E-Commerce Dependability; Fault-Tolerance in Transaction Processing Systems, Distributed Systems, Real-Time Systems, Mobile Systems and Multimedia Systems; Internet Dependability and Quality of Service; Adaptable, Survivable and Intrusion-Tolerant Systems; Safety-Critical Systems and Critical Infrastructures; Software Testing, Validation and Verification; Software Reliability; Performance and Dependability Assessment by means of Measurement, Analysis and Simulation – Techniques, Tools and Results.

Submission Dates

Papers (abstract only):
November 20, 2006
Papers (in full):
December 11, 2006
Workshop Proposals:
October 9, 2006
Panel Proposals:
December 11, 2006
Fast Abstracts & Student Forum:
April 10, 2007
January 29, 2007