Publication model

The review procedure includes two rounds, the conference (first) round and the journal (second) round. Conference round: submissions must go through Easychair conference system. All the submissions should follow journal paper length and quality requirement. 

Journal round: Top ranked papers, will be selected and recommended to journal submission systems with corresponding revision. After second round review, these papers will be published in a few prestigious journal special issues. Cloudcom-Asia2017 proceeding members review paper submissions through conference system, and will be recommended to review paper submissions through journal system, both in a fixed time frame. The authors need to submit papers to the conference system, and then submit papers to the journal system if getting relatively high rank. 

Conference papers out of journal special issues, together with workshop papers, will be published in LNCS conference proceedings. Authors with accepted paper in journal SI and conference proceeding MNU register and give a presentation in the conference.