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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 73 Citations 29,128 422 World Ranking 689 National Ranking 25

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2019 - Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada Academy of Science

2012 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to automated network and service management methodologies and applications

The Canadian Academy of Engineering


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Computer network
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

Raouf Boutaba mainly investigates Computer network, Distributed computing, Cloud computing, Network virtualization and Provisioning. His Computer network research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Wireless network and Wireless ad hoc network. The concepts of his Distributed computing study are interwoven with issues in Resource management, Embedding, Heuristic, Service provider and Server.

His research in Cloud computing is mostly concerned with Virtualization. The study incorporates disciplines such as Data virtualization, The Internet and Flexibility in addition to Network virtualization. His Provisioning study combines topics in areas such as Scalability, Cloud computing security and Data science.

His most cited work include:

  • Cloud computing: state-of-the-art and research challenges (2460 citations)
  • Network Function Virtualization: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges (1018 citations)
  • A survey of network virtualization (1015 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Computer network, Distributed computing, Quality of service, Computer security and The Internet. His Computer network research integrates issues from Wireless, Wireless network and Scalability. His research in Distributed computing intersects with topics in Resource allocation, Cloud computing, Network virtualization and Provisioning.

His work deals with themes such as Virtual machine and Data center, which intersect with Cloud computing. Within one scientific family, he focuses on topics pertaining to Real-time computing under Quality of service, and may sometimes address concerns connected to Asynchronous Transfer Mode. Many of his studies on Computer security involve topics that are commonly interrelated, such as Peer-to-peer.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Computer network (50.74%)
  • Distributed computing (34.01%)
  • Quality of service (16.36%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Computer network (50.74%)
  • Distributed computing (34.01%)
  • Network topology (5.70%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary scientific interests are in Computer network, Distributed computing, Network topology, Quality of service and Virtual network. His Computer network study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Throughput and Heuristic. His Distributed computing research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Scalability, Cloud computing, Resource allocation and Function.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Computational complexity theory and The Internet. The Network topology study combines topics in areas such as Topology, OpenFlow and Topology. Raouf Boutaba has included themes like Virtualization, Resource management, Survivability, Network service and Slicing in his Virtual network study.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A comprehensive survey on machine learning for networking: evolution, applications and research opportunities (275 citations)
  • Machine Learning for Cognitive Network Management (86 citations)
  • Distributed Service Function Chaining (54 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Computer network
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

Computer network, Distributed computing, Quality of service, Heuristic and Throughput are his primary areas of study. Raouf Boutaba has researched Computer network in several fields, including Energy consumption, Scalability and Network virtualization. Raouf Boutaba combines subjects such as Exploit, Cloud computing, Dynamic priority scheduling and Telecommunications service with his study of Distributed computing.

The various areas that Raouf Boutaba examines in his Quality of service study include Dynamic circuit network, Machine learning, Latency and Artificial intelligence. His Heuristic study incorporates themes from Routing, Key and Integer programming. His Virtual network research incorporates elements of Virtualization, Resource management and Voice over IP.

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Top Publications

Cloud computing: state-of-the-art and research challenges

Qi Zhang;Lu Cheng;Raouf Boutaba.
Journal of Internet Services and Applications (2010)

4270 Citations

A survey of network virtualization

N.M. Mosharaf Kabir Chowdhury;Raouf Boutaba.
Computer Networks (2010)

1480 Citations

Network Function Virtualization: State-of-the-Art and Research Challenges

Rashid Mijumbi;Joan Serrat;Juan-Luis Gorricho;Niels Bouten.
IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials (2016)

1360 Citations

Network virtualization: state of the art and research challenges

N.M.M.K. Chowdhury;R. Boutaba.
IEEE Communications Magazine (2009)

1056 Citations

Virtual Network Embedding with Coordinated Node and Link Mapping

N. M. M. K. Chowdhury;M. R. Rahman;R. Boutaba.
international conference on computer communications (2009)

995 Citations

ViNEYard: virtual network embedding algorithms with coordinated node and link mapping

Mosharaf Chowdhury;Muntasir Raihan Rahman;Raouf Boutaba.
IEEE ACM Transactions on Networking (2012)

751 Citations

Data Center Network Virtualization: A Survey

Md. Faizul Bari;Raouf Boutaba;Rafael Esteves;Lisandro Zambenedetti Granville.
IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials (2013)

635 Citations

Software fault management system

Samir Douik;Raouf Boutaba.

520 Citations

A survey of naming and routing in information-centric networks

M. F. Bari;S. Chowdhury;R. Ahmed;R. Boutaba.
IEEE Communications Magazine (2012)

468 Citations

Conflict classification and analysis of distributed firewall policies

E. Al-Shaer;H. Hamed;R. Boutaba;M. Hasan.
IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (2005)

359 Citations

Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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