Welcome to LANOMS 2007
The 5th edition of the LANOMS Symposium has 75 registered participants; 3 tutorials were presented (José Vicente Martins - SERPRO, Florian Schreiner - FOKUS and Manish Parashar - Rutgers University), an invited speech (Michael Stanton - RNP), 2 invited paper sessions, a keynote speech (Roy Sterrit - University of Ulster), 2 full paper technical sessions, 1 short paper technical session and a panel with the following panelists: Bruno Schulze - LNCC (moderator), Jacques Sauvé - UFCG, Roy Sterrit - University of Ulster, Marcelo Perazolo - IBM e José Neuman de Souza - UFC.
The 5th Latin American Network Operations and Management Symposium (LANOMS 2007) will be held on September 10-12, 2007 at the National Scientific Computing Laboratory (LNCC) in Petrópolis, Brazil. LANOMS 2007 will offer the latest technical advances in all aspects of the operation and management of distributed infrastructures, including networks, application services and distributed systems in general. LANOMS has been held in odd-numbered years since 1999 and pursues the tradition of the NOMS and APNOMS events.
LANOMS 2007 is promoted by National Scientific Computing Laboratory (LNCC). It aims to be the primary forum in Latin America for the exchange of ideas and results among the research, standards, vendor and user communities in the field of operations and management. The symposium is technically co-sponsored by the Brazilian Society for Computing (SBC), the National Computer Networks laboratory (LARC), the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Working Group 6.6 and Working Group 6.9 on Management of Networks and Distributed Systems, and by the IEEE Communications Society Technical Committee on Network Operations and Management (CNOM).