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General Literature (A)
Data science: a comprehensive overview : ACM Computing Surveys

I’ve been reviewing computing literature for almost two decades, have submitted over 100 reviews, and the survey format used by this paper is very common. However, at 42 pages, this is the largest survey...
Introductory & Survey (A.1) | Feb 26 18

Hardware (B)
Optimization and quality estimation of circuit design via random region covering method : ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems

Bi et al. propose a random region covering theory to optimize designs on systems and circuits. The proposed work has been verified on a class-E power...
Design Styles (B.6.1) | Jan 26 18

Computer Systems Organization (C)
Algorithm 980: sparse QR factorization on the GPU : ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software

Many large-scale scientific and engineering computational problems lead, after some kind of discretization, to the solution of huge systems of linear algebraic equations and/or linear least...
Parallel Processors (C.1.2...) | Mar 14 18

Reducing the performance gap between soft scalar CPUs and custom hardware with TILT : ACM Transactions on Reconfigurable Technology and Systems

This paper is an extension of a seminal presentation of thread- and instruction-level parallel template architecture (TILT). TILT is a software...
Other Architecture Styles (C.1.3) | Mar 9 18

Wi-Fi based city users behaviour analysis for smart city : Journal of Visual Languages and Computing

The vision of a smart city capable of real-time adaptation to its citizens’ behaviors relies on the gathering of a huge amount of dynamic data. One possible venue for feeding the underlying...
Wireless Communication (C.2.1...) | Mar 20 18

Federated IoT services leveraging 5G technologies at the edge : Ad Hoc Networks

The highly anticipated fifth generation of wireless mobile technology is called 5G. It promises to enable innovative services and applications that require huge performance increases...
Wireless Communication (C.2.1...) | Feb 21 18

A survey of attacks and detection mechanisms on intelligent transportation systems : Ad Hoc Networks

A vehicle ad hoc network (VANET) is a mobile ad-hoc network (MANET) consisting of vehicles and roadside units (RSUs). VANETs are a key technology for future smart car services such as accident alerting...
Wireless Communication (C.2.1...) | Feb 14 18

Recovery from simultaneous failures in a large scale wireless sensor network : Ad Hoc Networks

Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are an appealing choice for applications such as environmental monitoring due to the capability to deploy massive amounts of cheaper sensor nodes and...
Sensor Networks (C.2.1...) | Feb 14 18

Cloud adoption in Brazil : IT Professional

In this article, the authors’ research reveals that “several industries in Brazil use cloud computing technologies, and the government is considering it for information technology (IT) services.” The article...
Cloud Computing (C.2.4...) | Feb 22 18

Data-driven synchronization for Internet-of-Things systems : ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems

Time synchronization has been an active issue for decades. Stricter timing, energy considerations, external influences, and so on have spurred new studies. Two variants can be found: synchronize the clocks...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Feb 13 18

Hardware (B)

Emerging technology and architecture for big-data analytics

Readers will always warmly welcome a book on a hot topic in contemporary computer science, and big data is such a topic. As can be seen by looking at the book, the topic is also an important issue for hardware designers and low-level software specialists. The book is...
General (B.7.0) | Feb 22 18

Computer Systems Organization (C)

Scientific programming and computer architecture

You can find books that teach you how to write efficient code in a specific language. The efficiency here comes from using good algorithms and making the best use of the language capability. You can also find books that discuss computer architecture and what...
General (C.1.0) | Feb 14 18

Computer and network security essentials

Computers and their networks are being widely used nowadays. Hence, their security is a very hot topic. This book on computer and network security essentials consists of 35 contributed chapters edited by a...
Security & Protection (C.2.0...) | Feb 28 18

Principles of mobile communication (4th ed.)

Mobile communication technologies have moved us a step closer to realizing the aim of ubiquitous access, anytime on the move. Cellular wireless systems have evolved over the past three decades from the analog-based...
Wireless Communication (C.2.1...) | Mar 2 18

The illustrated network (2nd ed.)

Old network geeks surely remember the TCP/IP illustrated series of books [1,2,3], written by the late W. Richard Stevens at the end of the previous century, which served as a reference to many, as witnessed by hundreds of citations in ACM’s Digital Library [4]. One...
Network Operations (C.2.3) | Feb 22 18

Embedded computing for high performance: efficient mapping of computations using customization, code transformations and compilation

Robotic collaborative environments, distributed artificial perception, and intelligent sensor networks are some of the new...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Mar 16 18

Embedded system design (3rd ed.)

This is a difficult book to approach. It is either an encyclopedia, a tour de force, or an ultra-graduate-level textbook. On page 17, the author lists 12 detailed prerequisites and 22 recommended additional...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Mar 8 18

Introduction to embedded systems (2nd ed.)

The design of embedded computing systems has become more important as wireless systems, smart appliances, automotive systems, and many other cyber-physical systems are built upon an embedded system...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Mar 1 18

From Internet of Things to smart cities

The proliferation of electronic smart devices, and the ability to gather the data they generate in conjunction with prompt processing and feedback, is already having great consequences in our daily lives. Applications in environmental monitoring, automated control...
Real-Time & Embedded Systems (C.3...) | Feb 21 18

Software (D)


Technology advances haven’t been kind to computer science educators. Getting youngsters excited about programming, a foundational element of a computer science curriculum, is becoming increasingly difficult. When I was a pupil, the ability to program...
General (D.1.0) | Feb 28 18

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