Mr Peng WANG, a PhD student, and Dr Henry Xu received the “Best Paper Award” for their co-authored paper titled “Expeditus: Distributed Load Balancing with Global Congestion Information in Data Centre Networks” in the Student Workshop held in conjunction with the 10th International Conference on Emerging Networking Experiments and Technologies (ACM CoNext 2014).

Mr Wang will present the paper in the ACM CoNEXT 2014 Student Workshop to be held in Sydney, Australia on 2 December 2014. Organized by ACM SIGCOMM, the Student Workshop provides a platform for graduate students in the area of computer networks and communications to present their ongoing research efforts as well as receive constructive feedback.