Publications of Nikolai Joukov

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Nikolai Joukov, *Keynote Talk: Large-Scale Enterpise IT Security: Audits and Transformations, ICITCS'13, Macau, December 2013.

refereed Nikolai Joukov and Vladislav Shorokhov, Cloud Interoperability via Quick Enterprise Applications Re-Builds, International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science (CLOSER 2013), Aahen, Germany, May 2013.

refereed Birgit Pfitzmann and Nikolai Joukov, Migration to Multi-Image Cloud Templates, IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2011), Washington, DC, July 2011.

refereed H. Ramasamy, C. Tsao, B. Pfitzmann, Nikolai Joukov, J. W. Murray, Towards Automated Identification of Security Zone Classification in Enterprise Networks, USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Management of Internet, Cloud, and Enterprise Networks and Services (Hot-ICE '11), Boston, MA, March 2011.

refereed Birgit Pfitzmann and Nikolai Joukov, Assets for IT Transformation Services, 20th Annual Frontiers in Service Conference, Columbus, OH, June 2011.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, V. Tarasov, J. Ossher, S. Chicherin, M. Pistoia, T. Tateishi, Static Discovery and Remediation of Code-Embedded Resource Dependencies, IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM'11), Dublin, Ireland, May 2011.

Nikolai Joukov, *Keynote Talk: Enterpise IT Discovery, ICISA'11, JeJu Island, Korea, April 2011.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, and M. V. Devarakonda, Application-Storage Discovery, The 3rd Annual Haifa Experimental Systems Conference (Systor'10), Haifa, Israel, May 2010.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, N. G. Vogl, M. V. Devarakonda, and T. Ager, ITBVM: IT Business Value Modeler, IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC'09), Bangalore, India, September 2009.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, M. Devarakonda, K. Magoutis, and N. Vogl, Built-to-Order Service Engineering for Enterprise IT Discovery, IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC'08), Honolulu, Hawaii, July 2008.

refereed Nikolai Joukov and Josef Sipek, GreenFS: Making Enterprise Computers Greener by Protecting Them Better, In Proceedings of EuroSys 2008, Glasgow, Scotland, April 2008.
(*Best paper award)

refereed A. Traeger, Nikolai Joukov, C. P. Wright, and E. Zadok, A Nine Year Study of File System and Storage Benchmarking, ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 25-80, May 2008.

refereed K. Magoutis, M. V. Devarakonda, Nikolai Joukov, and N. Vogl, Galapagos: Model-driven Discovery of End-to-End Application-Storage Relationships in Distributed Systems, IBM Journal of Research and Development, No. 4-5, Vol. 52, pp. 367-378, 2008.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Arun M. Krishnakumar, Chaitanya Patti, Abhishek Rai, Sunil Satnur, Avishay Traeger, and Erez Zadok, RAIF: Redundant Array of Independent Filesystems, In Proceedings of the 24th IEEE Conference on Mass Storage Systems and Technologies (MSST 2007), San Diego, CA, September 2007.

Nikolai Joukov, Versatile, Portable, and Efficient File System Profiling, Ph.D. Dissertation, December 2006.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Avishay Traeger, Rakesh Iyer, Charles P. Wright, and Erez Zadok, Operating System Profiling via Latency Analysis, In Proceedings of the 7th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI 2006), pp. 89-102, Seattle, WA, November 2006.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Harry Papaxenopoulos, and Erez Zadok, Secure Deletion Myths, Issues, and Solutions, In Proceedings of the second ACM International Workshop on Storage Security and Survivability (StorageSS 2006), in conjunction with the 13th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2006), pp. 61-66, Alexandria, VA, October 2006.

refereed Avishay Traeger, Nikolai Joukov, Josef Sipek, and Erez Zadok, Using Free Web Storage for Data Backup, In Proceedings of the second ACM International Workshop on Storage Security and Survivability (StorageSS 2006), in conjunction with the 13th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2006), pp. 73-77, Alexandria, VA, October 2006.

refereed Erez Zadok, Rakesh Iyer, Nikolai Joukov, Gopalan Sivathanu, and Charles P. Wright, On Incremental File System Development, ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 161-196, May 2006.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Timothy Wong, and Erez Zadok, Accurate and Efficient Replaying of File System Traces, In Proceedings of the 4th USENIX Conference on File And Storage Technologies (FAST 2005), pp. 337-350, San Francisco, CA, December 2005.

refereed Nikolai Joukov and Erez Zadok, Adding Secure Deletion to Your Favorite File System, In Proceedings of the 3rd IEEE Security In Storage Workshop (SISW 2005), in conjunction with the 4th Conference on File And Storage Technologies (FAST 2005), pp. 63-70, San Francisco, CA, December 2005.

N. Joukov, A. Traeger, C. P. Wright, and E. Zadok, Benchmarking File System Benchmarks, Technical Report FSL-05-04 (BoF session handout, the 4th Conference on File And Storage Technologies (FAST 2005)), December 2005.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Aditya Kashyap, Gopalan Sivathanu, and Erez Zadok, Kefence: An Electric Fence for Kernel Buffers, In Proceedings of the first ACM International Workshop on Storage Security and Survivability (StorageSS 2005), in conjunction with the 12th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2005), pp. 37-43, Alexandria, VA, November 2005.
(*Best short paper award)

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Rakesh Iyer, Avishay Traeger, Charles P. Wright, and Erez Zadok, Versatile, Portable, and Efficient OS Profiling via Latency Analysis, Poster Abstracts of the 20th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP 2005), pp. 30, Brighton, UK, October 2005.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Abhishek Rai, and Erez Zadok, Increasing Distributed Storage Survivability with a Stackable RAID-like File System, In Proceedings of the Claster-Sec workshop, in conjunction with the Fifth IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGrid 2005), Cardiff, UK, May 2005.
(*Best paper award)

refereed Charles P. Wright, Nikolai Joukov, Devaki Kulkarni, Yevgeniy Miretskiy, and Erez Zadok, Auto-pilot: A Platform for System Software Benchmarking, In Proceedings of the Annual USENIX Technical Conference (FREENIX Track), pp. 175-188, San Francisco, CA, April 2005.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Manoj Tivari, and Vasili Semenov, RSFQ Signed Serial Multiplier-Accumulator, IEEE trans. on Appl. Superconductivity, vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 49-53, March 2005.

Nikolai Joukov and Tzi-cker Chiueh, Internet Worms as Internet-Wide Threat, Research Proficiency Examination report, September 2003.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Markus Fauster, and Tzi-cker Chiueh, Design, Implementation, and Evaluation of A Digital Lectern System, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Web-based Learning (ICWL'03), pp. 241-252, Melbourne, Australia, August 2003.

refereed Nikolai Joukov and Tzi-cker Chiueh, Lectern II: a multimedia lecture capturing and editing system, In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia & Expo (ICME'03), II-681-4 vol. 2, Baltimore, Maryland, July 2003.

refereed Tzi-cker Chiueh, Kartik Gopalan, Anindya Neogi, Chang Li, Srikant Sharma, Sheng-Ming Shan, Jiawu Chen, Wei Li, Nikolai Joukov, Jie Zhang, Fu-Hau Hsu, Fanglu Guo, and Sheng-I Doong, Sago: A Network Resource Management System for Real-Time Content Distribution, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS'02), pp. 557-562, National Central University, Taiwan, ROC, December 2002.

Nikolai Joukov and Erez Zadok, KQUEUE prototype implementation for Linux, May 2002.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Yoshihito Hashimoto, and Vasili Semenov, Matching Josephson Junctions with Microstrip Lines for SFQ Pulses and Weak Signals, In Proceedings of the International Superconductive Electronics Conference (ISEC 2001), pp. 636-640, Osaka, Japan, June 2001.

Nikolai Joukov, Digital Sign Correlator Based on Rapid Single Flux Quantum Logic, Diploma thesis, January 2000. (in Russian)
(*Best thesis in the academic group award)

refereed N. A. Joukov, D. E. Kirichenko, A. Yu. Kidiyarova-Shevchenko, and M. Yu. Kupriyanov, Matching of Rapid Single Flux Quantum Digital Circuits and Superconductive Microstrip Lines, European Conference on Applied Superconductivity (EUCAS 1999), pp. 745-748, Barcelona, Spain, September 1999.

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Transmission of Single Flux Quantum Pulses along Superconductive Microstrip Lines, In Proceedings of the International Student Conference Lomonosov'99, pp. 128-129, Moscow, Russia, March 1999. (in Russian)

refereed Nikolai Joukov, Investigation of Single Flux Processes in RSFQ Logic Based Pulse Counter, In Proceedings of the International Student Conference Lomonosov'98, pp. 88-90, Moscow, Russia, March 1998. (in Russian)
(*Best paper award)

refereed A.A. Zhukov, N.A. Joukov, M.G. Mikheev, G.K. Perkins, A.D. Caplin, Yu.V. Boguslavsky, Critical State of a thin Superconducting Plate in an Inclined Magnetic Field, Journal of Experimental and Theoretical Physics, Vol. 87, No 1. pp. 152-161, July 1998.


Patents Filed

M. Devarakonda, N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, and S. Potter, Application Resource Manager over a Cloud.

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, Discovery-Based Migration Correctness Testing.

M. Devarakonda, N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, L. Thompson, Total Cost-Based Migration Waves Planning.

N. Joukov, M. Markley, B. Pfitzmann, Michael Tacci, Unstacking Applications for Migration to Virtualized Environments.

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, Multi-Image Cloud Migration Analysis.

H. Huang, N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, Deployment of a Tool for Testing Migrated Applications.

N. Joukov, J. P. Ossher, B. Pfitzmann, V. Tarasov, System and Method for Updating Hard-Coded Dependencies.

N. Joukov, Distributed Parallel Discovery.

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, S. Potter, H. V. Ramasamy, Detailed Inventory Discovery on Dormant Systems.

K. Bhattacharya, N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, Automating Network Reconfigurations During Migrations.

N. Joukov, M. Markley, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, Component Relinking in Migrations.

J. Barros, E. Barkie, K. Bhattacharya, K. Cheng, R. Filepp, K. Galloway, N. Joukov, J.J. Luo, C. Malone, B. Peterson, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, K.W. Sun, N. Vogl, D. Westerman, C. Young, Assisting Server Migration.

N. Joukov and N. Vogl, A Method to Derive Software Use and Software Data Object Use Characteristics by Analyzing Attributes of Related Files.

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, M. Pistoia, V. Tarasov, T. Tateishi, N. Vogl, Method and System to Discover Possible Program Variable Values by Connecting Program Value Extraction with External Data Sources.

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, H. V. Ramasamy, N. Vogl, General application dependency discovery (not filed).

N. Joukov, B. Pfitzmann, M. Pistoia, V. Tarasov, T. Tateishi, N. Vogl, Efficient Extraction of Software Dependencies from Program Code

M.V. Devarakonda, N. Joukov, K. Magoutis, and N. Vogl, Middleware-Configuration-Driven Server Discovery.

N. Joukov, Discovering Physical Server Location by Correlating External and Internal Server Information.

L. Aiken, J. Baker, K. Bhattacharya, R. Boettcher, M. V. Devarakonda, N. Joukov, T. Kane, S. Lee, M. Markley, B. Pfitzmann, M. Tacci, A. Walker, A Process and System for Comprehensive IT Discovery without Credentials.

A. Azagury, M. V Devarakonda, N. Joukov, M. Kumar, K. Magoutis, B. Pfitzmann, N. G Vogl, A Method to Automatically Map Business Function Level Policies to IT Management Policies.

M. V Devarakonda, N. Joukov, M. Kumar, K. Magoutis, W. Zadrozny, Connection of Business Processes and Value Networks with IT infrastructures via Common Nodes.

M. V Devarakonda, N. Joukov, K. Magoutis, N. G Vogl, Method for Accurately and non-Disruptively Associating Applications and Middleware Components with Information Technology Infrastructure.

N. Joukov, System and Method for using Reversed Backup Operation for Extending the Life of Local Hard Drives and Reducing Power Consumption, Heat and Noise. (*IBM High Value Patent.)

N. Joukov, Local Flash Memory and Remote Server Hybrid Continuous Data Protection. (*IBM High Value Patent.)



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