Balázs Sonkoly

Balázs Sonkoly
Office:
I.E. 345
+36 (1) 463-2403
E-mail:
sonkoly_at_tmit_dot_bme_dot_hu
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Current Research

  • Software Defined Networking (SDN)
  • Network Functions Virtualization (NFV)
  • Future Internet routing and forwarding
  • Multipath transport

Awards

Technical Program Committee Member

  • EWSDN 2014 Third European Workshop on Software-Defined Networks – Demo and Exhibition Chair

Scientific Membership

  • ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communication (ACM SIGCOMM)
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • Scientific Association for Infocommunications Hungary (HTE)

Publications

2015

  • S. Sahhaf, W. Tavernier, J. Czentye, B. Sonkoly, P. Skoldstrom, D. Jocha, and J. Garay, “Scalable Architecture for Service Function Chain Orchestration,” Proc. European Workshop on Software Defined Networking (EWSDN), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @ARTICLE{sahhaf2015ewsdn,
    author = {Sahhaf, Sahel and Tavernier, Wouter and Czentye, J{\'a}nos
    and Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs and Skoldstrom, Pontus and
    Jocha, D{\'a}vid and Garay, Jokin},
    title = {Scalable Architecture for Service Function Chain
    Orchestration},
    journal = {Proc. European Workshop on Software Defined Networking
    (EWSDN)},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {Network Function Virtualization and SFC and orchestration and embedding}
    }
  • B. Sonkoly, R. Szabó, D. Jocha, J. Czentye, M. Kind, and F. Westphal, “UNIFYing Cloud and Carrier Network Resources: An Architectural View,” in Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), 2015. acceptance rate 35\%
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{sonkoly2015globecom,
    author = {Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs and Szab{\'o}, R{\'o}bert and Jocha,
    D{\'a}vid and Czentye, J{\'a}nos and Kind, Mario and
    Westphal, Fritz-Joachim},
    title = {UNIFYing Cloud and Carrier Network Resources: An
    Architectural View},
    booktitle = {Proc. IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM)},
    year = {2015},
    comment = {acceptance rate 35\%},
    keywords = {Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networking and SFC control plane}
    }
  • B. Sonkoly, J. Czentye, R. Szabó, D. Jocha, J. Elek, S. Sahhaf, W. Tavernier, and F. Risso, “Multi-Domain Service Orchestration Over Networks and Clouds: A Unified Approach,” in ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{sonkoly2015sigcomm,
    author = {Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs and Czentye, J{\'a}nos and Szab{\'o},
    R{\'o}bert and Jocha, D{\'a}vid and Elek, J{\'a}nos
    and Sahhaf, Sahel and Tavernier, Wouter and Risso,
    Fulvio},
    title = {Multi-Domain Service Orchestration Over Networks and
    Clouds: A Unified Approach},
    booktitle = {ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO)},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networking and multi-domain orchestration and SFC
    control plane and demo}
    }
  • D. Szabó, F. Németh, B. Sonkoly, A. Gulyás, and F. H. P. Fitzek, “Towards the 5G Revolution: A Software Defined Network Architecture Exploiting Network Coding as a Service,” in ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{szabo2015sigcomm,
    author = {Szab{\'o}, D{\'a}vid and N{\'e}meth, Felici{\'a}n and
    Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs and Guly{\'a}s, Andr{\'a}s and
    Fitzek, Frank H.P.},
    title = {Towards the 5G Revolution: A Software Defined Network
    Architecture Exploiting Network Coding as a Service},
    booktitle = {ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO)},
    year = {2015},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and network coding and demo}
    }
  • [PDF] B. Németh, J. Czentye, G. Vaszkun, L. Csikor, and B. Sonkoly, “Customizable real-time service graph mapping algorithm in carrier grade networks,” in IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks Demo Track (NFV-SDN), San Francisco, CA, USA, 2015, pp. 30-32.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{nemethb2015nfvsdn,
    title={Customizable real-time service graph mapping algorithm in carrier grade networks},
    author={N\'emeth, Bal\'azs and Czentye, J\'anos and Vaszkun, G\'abor and Csikor, Levente and Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs},
    booktitle={IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks Demo Track (NFV-SDN)},
    pages={30--32},
    year={2015},
    address = {San Francisco, CA, USA},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization and demo}
    }
  • [PDF] S. Van Rossem, W. Tavernier, B. Sonkoly, D. Colle, J. Czentye, M. Pickavet, and P. Demeester, “Deploying elastic routing capability in an SDN/NFV-enabled environment,” in IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks Demo Track (NFV-SDN), San Francisco, CA, USA, 2015, pp. 24-26.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{sonkoly2015nfvsdn,
    title={Deploying elastic routing capability in an SDN/NFV-enabled environment},
    author={Van Rossem, Steven and Tavernier, Wouter and Sonkoly, Bal{\'a}zs and Colle, Didier and Czentye, J\'anos and Pickavet, Mario and Demeester, Piet},
    booktitle={IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks Demo Track (NFV-SDN)},
    pages={24--26},
    year={2015},
    address = {San Francisco, CA, USA},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization and demo}
    }

2014

  • [DOI] A. Csoma, B. Sonkoly, L. Csikor, F. Németh, A. Gulyás, W. Tavernier, and S. Sahhaf, “ESCAPE: Extensible Service Chain Prototyping Environment Using Mininet, Click, NETCONF and POX,” in ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO), Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2014, pp. 125-126.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{csoma2014escape,
    author = {Csoma, Attila and Sonkoly, Bal\'azs and Csikor, Levente and N\'emeth, Felici\'an and Guly\'as, Andr\'as and Tavernier, Wouter and Sahhaf, Sahel},
    title = {ESCAPE: Extensible Service Chain Prototyping Environment Using Mininet,
    Click, NETCONF and POX},
    booktitle = {ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO)},
    year = {2014},
    pages = {125--126},
    address = {Chicago, Illinois, USA},
    publisher = {ACM},
    acmid = {2631448},
    doi = {10.1145/2619239.2631448},
    isbn = {978-1-4503-2836-4},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and NETCONF and click and mininet and prototyping and service chain and demo},
    numpages = {2},
    url = {http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2619239.2631448}
    }
  • [PDF] A. Csoma, B. Sonkoly, L. Csikor, F. Németh, A. Gulyás, D. Jocha, J. Elek, W. Tavernier, and S. Sahhaf, “Multi-layered Service Orchestration in a Multi-Domain Network Environment,” in EWSDN (DEMO), Budapest, Hungary, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{ewsdn2014,
    author = {Attila Csoma and Bal\'azs Sonkoly and Levente Csikor and Felici\'an N\'emeth and Andr\'as Guly\'as and Da\'vid Jocha and Ja\'nos Elek and Wouter Tavernier and Sahel Sahhaf},
    title = {Multi-layered Service Orchestration in a Multi-Domain Network Environment},
    booktitle = {EWSDN (DEMO)},
    year = {2014},
    address = {Budapest, Hungary},
    month = sep,
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and demo}
    }
  • [PDF] B. Sonkoly, F. Németh, L. Csikor, L. Gulyás, and A. Gulyás, “SDN based testbeds for evaluating and promoting multipath TCP,” in Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), 2014, pp. 3044-3050.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{sonkoly2014sdn,
    author = {Sonkoly, Bal\'azs and N\'emeth, Felici\'an and Csikor, Levente and Guly\'as, L\'aszl\'o and Guly\'as, Andr\'as},
    title = {SDN based testbeds for evaluating and promoting multipath TCP},
    booktitle = {Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC)},
    year = {2014},
    pages = {3044--3050},
    organization = {IEEE},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking}
    }

2013

  • M. Csernai, A. Gulyás, A. Kőrösi, B. Sonkoly, and G. Biczók, “Incrementally upgradable data center architecture using hyperbolic tessellations,” Computer Networks, vol. 57, iss. 6, pp. 1373-1393, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @ARTICLE{csernai2013incrementally,
    author = {Csernai, M\'arton and Guly\'as, Andr\'as and K{\H{o}}r{\"o}si, Attila and Sonkoly, Bal\'azs and Bicz\'ok, Gergely},
    title = {Incrementally upgradable data center architecture using hyperbolic
    tessellations},
    journal = {Computer Networks},
    year = {2013},
    volume = {57},
    pages = {1373--1393},
    number = {6},
    keywords = {data center},
    publisher = {Elsevier}
    }
  • L. Gyarmati, A. Gulyás, B. Sonkoly, T. A. Trinh, and G. Biczók, “Free-scaling your data center,” Computer Networks, vol. 57, iss. 8, pp. 1758-1773, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @ARTICLE{gyarmati2013free,
    author = {Gyarmati, L\'aszl\'o and Guly\'as, Andr\'as and Sonkoly, Bal\'azs and Trinh, Tuan A and Bicz\'ok, Gergely},
    title = {Free-scaling your data center},
    journal = {Computer Networks},
    year = {2013},
    volume = {57},
    pages = {1758--1773},
    number = {8},
    keywords = {data center},
    publisher = {Elsevier}
    }
  • [PDF] F. Németh, B. Sonkoly, L. Csikor, and A. Gulyás, “A Large-Scale Multipath Playground for Experimenters and Early Adopters,” in ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO), Hong Kong, China, 2013, pp. 482-483.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{nemethf_multipath_playground2013,
    author = {Felici\'an N\'emeth and Bal\'azs Sonkoly and Levente Csikor and Andr\'as Guly\'as},
    title = {A Large-Scale Multipath Playground for Experimenters and Early Adopters},
    booktitle = {ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO)},
    year = {2013},
    pages = {482-483},
    address = {Hong Kong, China},
    month = aug,
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and demo}
    }
  • [PDF] F. Németh, B. Sonkoly, L. Csikor, and A. Gulyás, “Improving resiliency and throughput of transport networks with OpenFlow and Multipath TCP: Demonstration of results over the Géant OpenFlow testbed (Demonstration of results over the Géant OpenFlow testbed),” in Open Networking Summit (DEMO), Santa Clara, USA, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{nemethf_ons2013,
    author = {Felici\'an N\'emeth and Bal\'azs Sonkoly and Levente Csikor and Andr\'as Guly\'as},
    title = {Improving resiliency and throughput of transport networks with OpenFlow
    and Multipath TCP: Demonstration of results over the Géant OpenFlow
    testbed (Demonstration of results over the Géant OpenFlow testbed)},
    booktitle = {Open Networking Summit (DEMO)},
    year = {2013},
    address = {Santa Clara, USA},
    month = apr,
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and demo}
    }

2012

  • A. Gulyás, A. Kőrösi, B. Sonkoly, G. Biczók, and others, “Poincare: a hyperbolic data center architecture,” in International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops (ICDCSW), 2012, pp. 8-16.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{guly2012poincare,
    author = {Andr\'as Guly\'as and Attila K\H{o}r{\"o}si and Bal\'azs Sonkoly and Gergely Bicz\'ok and others},
    title = {Poincare: a hyperbolic data center architecture},
    booktitle = {International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops
    (ICDCSW)},
    year = {2012},
    pages = {8--16},
    organization = {IEEE},
    keywords = {data center}
    }
  • F. Németh, Ádám. Stipkovits, B. Sonkoly, and A. Gulyás, “Towards smartflow: case studies on enhanced programmable forwarding in openflow switches,” in ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO), 2012, pp. 85-86.
    [Bibtex]
    @INPROCEEDINGS{nemeth2012towards,
    author = {N\'emeth, Felici\'an and Stipkovits, \'Ad\'am and Sonkoly, Bal\'azs and Guly\'as, Andr\'as},
    title = {Towards smartflow: case studies on enhanced programmable forwarding
    in openflow switches},
    booktitle = {ACM SIGCOMM (DEMO)},
    year = {2012},
    volume = {42},
    pages = {85--86},
    keywords = {Software Defined Networking and demo}
    }