The Overlay Simulation Framework
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  • Ingmar Baumgart, Bernhard Heep, Stephan Krause, OverSim: Ein skalierbares und flexibles Overlay-Framework für Simulation und reale Anwendungen, PIK - Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation, Vol. Volume 32, Issue 3, p. 179-182, Oct 2009. DOI: 10.1515/piko.2009.0034. [pdf]
  • Ingmar Baumgart, Bernhard Heep, Stephan Krause, OverSim: A scalable and flexible overlay framework for simulation and real network applications, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (IEEE P2P'09), p. 87-88, Seattle, WA, USA, Sep 2009. DOI: 10.1109/P2P.2009.5284505. [pdf] [slides]


  • Ingmar Baumgart, Bernhard Heep, Stephan Krause, A P2PSIP Demonstrator Powered by OverSim, Proceedings of 7th IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing (P2P2007), p. 243-244, Galway, Ireland, Sep 2007. DOI: 10.1109/P2P.2007.24. [pdf]
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  • Fabian Hartmann, Bernhard Heep, Coordinate-based Routing: Refining NodeIds in Structured Peer-to-Peer Systems, Proceedings of the International Conference on Ultra Modern Telecommunications & Workshops (ICUMT'09 / P2PNet'09), St. Petersburg, Russia, Oct 2009. DOI: 10.1109/ICUMT.2009.5345443. [pdf] [slides]
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