Conference

  1. The Case for Making Tight Control Plane Latency Guarantees in SDN Switches.
    Huan Chen and Theophilus Benson
    Proceedings of SoSR 2017, Santa Clara, CA, April 2017]
  2. Dapper: Data Plane Performance Diagnosis of TCP.
    Mojgan Ghasemi, Theophilus Benson and Jennifer Rexford.
    Proceedings of SoSR 2017, Santa Clara, CA, April 2017]
  3. FOCUS: Function Offloading from a Controller to Utilize Switch Power.
    Ji Yang, Zhenyu Zhou, Theophilus Benson and Xiaowei Yang, Xin Wu and Chengchen Hu
    In Proc. of NFV-SDN 2016.
  4. SFC-Checker: Checking the Correct Forwarding Behavior of Service Function Chaining.
    Brendan Tschaen, Ying Zhang, Theophilus Benson, Sujata Banerjee, Jeongkeun Lee and Joon-Myung Kang
    In Proc. of NFV-SDN 2016.
  5. A View from the Other Side: Understanding Mobile Phone Characteristics in the Developing World.
    Sohaib Ahmad, Abdul Lateef Haamid, Zafar Ayyub Qazi, Zhenyu Zhou,
    Theophilus Benson and Ihsan Ayyub Qazi
    In Proc. of IMC 2016.
  6. Performance Characterization of a Commercial Video Streaming Service.
    Mojgan Ghasemi, Partha Kanuparthy, Ahmed Mansy, Theophilus Benson and Jennifer Rexford
    In Proc. of IMC 2016.
  7. Picocenter: Supporting long-lived, mostly-idle applications in cloud environments.
    Liang Zhang, James Litton, Frank Cangialosi, Theophilus Benson, Dave Levin and Alan Mislove
    In Proc. of EuroSyS 2016.
  8. Tolerating SDN Application Failures with LegoSDN.
    Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran, Brendan Tschaen and Theophilus Benson
    In Proc. of SOSR 2016.
  9. Dynamic Prioritization of Traffic in Home Networks.
    Ilker Nadi Bozkurt, Yilun Zhou and Theophilus Benson
    In Proc. of SOSR 2016.
  10. Programming Slick Network Functions.
    Bilal Anwer, Theophilus Benson, Dave Levin, and Nick Feamster
    In Proc. of SOSR 2015.
  11. A Universal Approach to Data Center Network Design.
    Aditya Akella, Theophilus Benson, Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran,
    Cheng Huang, Bruce Maggs, and David Maltz
    In Proc. of International Conference on Distributed Computing and Networks (ICDCN) 2015.
  12. The Evolution of Network Configuration: A Tale of Two Campuses
    Hyojoon Kim, Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and Nick Feamster.
    In Proc. of ACM IMC 2011.
  13. Demystifying Configuration Challenges and Trade-Offs in Network-based ISP Services
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and Aman Shaikh.
    In Proc. of ACM SIGCOMM 2011.
  14. Network Traffic Characteristics of Data Centers in the Wild
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and David Maltz.
    In Proc. of ACM IMC 2010.
  15. Understanding Data Center Traffic Characteristics
    Theophilus Benson, Ashok Anand, Aditya Akella and Ming Zhang.
    In Proc. of IMC 2010.
  16. Mining Policies from Enterprise Network Configuration
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and David Maltz.
    In Proc. of ACM IMC 2009.
  17. Unraveling the Complexity of Network Management
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and David Maltz.
    In Proc. of USENIX NSDI 2009.

Workshop

  1. Dynamic Prioritization of Traffic in Home Networks.
    Ilker Nadi Bozkurt , Yilun Zhou and Theophilus Benson
    In Proc. CoNEXT Student Workshop 2015.
  2. Destroying Networks for Fun (and Profit).
    Nick Shelly, Brendan Tschaen, Tyco-Kaus , Michael Chang, Theophilus Benson and Laurent Vanbever
    In Proc. ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets) 2015.
  3. Towards a Safe Playground for HTTPS and Middleboxes with QoS2.
    Zhenyu Zhou and Theophilus Benson
    In Proc. of ACM SIGCOMM Workshop on Hot Topics in Middleboxes 2015 (HotMiddleboxes) 2015.
  4. Tolerating SDN Application Failures with LegoSDN.
    Balakrishnan Chandrasekaran, Theophilus Benson
    In Proc. ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets) 2014
    Appeared earlier In Proc. of ACM HotSDN 2014 as a Poster
  5. ProActive Routing in Scalable Data Centers with PARIS
    Durshyant Arora, Theophilus Benson, Jennifer Rexford
    In Proc. Workshop on Distributed Cloud Computing (DCC) 2014
  6. Real-time diagnosis of TCP performance in clouds
    Mojgan Ghasemi, Theophilus Benson, Jennifer Rexford
    In Proc. CoNEXT Student Workshop 2013
  7. A Slick Control Plane for Network Middleboxes
    Bilal Anwer, Theophilus Benson, Nick Feamster, Dave Levin, Jennifer Rexford
    In Proc. of ACM HotSDN 2013 (Poster), and In Proc. of ONS 2013
  8. HotSwap: Correct and Efficient Controller Upgrades for Software-Defined Networks
    Laurent Vanbever, Joshua Reich, Theophilus Benson, Nate Foster and Jennifer Rexford
    In Proc. of ACM HotSDN 2013
  9. Challenges in Unifying Control of Middlebox Traversals and Functionality
    Aaron Gember, Theophilus Benson, and Aditya Akella.
    In Proc. of LADIS 2012
  10. A First Look at Problems in the Cloud
    Theophilus Benson, Sambit Sahu, Aditya Akella and Anees Shaikh.
    In Proc. of USENIX HotCloud 2010.
  11. The Case for Fine-Grained Traffic Engineering in Data Centers
    Theophilus Benson, Ashok Anand, Aditya Akella and Ming Zhang.
    In Proc. of USENIX INM/WREN 2009.

Posters

  1. Picocenter: Supporting long-lived, mostly-idle applications in cloud environments.
    Liang Zhang, Frank Cangialosi, Theophilus Benson, Dave Levin and Alan Mislove.
    In Proc. of SoCC 2015.
  2. Towards a Safe Playground for HTTPS and Middleboxes with QoS2.
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and David Maltz.
    In Proc. of NSDI 2015.
  3. CloudSSI: revisiting SSI in cloud era
    Mansoor Alicherry, Ashok Anand, Shoban Preeth Chandrabose and Theophilius Benson.
    In Proc. of SoCC 2014.
  4. Harmony: coordinating network, compute, and storage in software-defined clouds.
    Robert Grandl, Yizheng Chen, Junaid Khalid, Suli Yang, Ashok Anand, Theophilus Benson and Aditya Akella.
    In Proc. of SoCC 2013.
  5. Phoenix: A system for automatically reconfiguring networks.
    Theophilus Benson, Aditya Akella and David Maltz.
    In Proc. of USENIX NSDI 2009.