DataCloud 2012 invites authors to submit original and unpublished technical papers. All submissions will be peer-reviewed and judged on correctness, originality, technical strength, significance, quality of presentation, and relevance to the workshop topics of interest. Submitted papers may not have appeared in or be under consideration for another workshop, conference or a journal, nor may they be under review or submitted to another forum during the DataCloud 2012 review process.
DataCloud 2012 requires submission of a one-age (~250 words) abstract one week before the paper submission deadline. Abstract submissions can be done electronically (as a PDF file) via the DataCloud 2012 submission site: https://cmt.research.microsoft.com/DataCloud2012/
Submitted papers may not exceed 10 single-spaced double-column pages using 10-point size font on 8.5x11 inch pages (IEEE conference style), including figures, tables, and appendices, but does not include references, for which there is no page limit. The formatting instructions are available here: http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html
Papers should be submitted electronically (as a PDF file) via the DataCloud 2012 submission site: https://cmt.research.microsoft.com/DataCloud2012/