Nicolas Le Scouarnec - Senior Scientist

Nicolas Le Scouarnec

Senior Scientist

Location:Rennes

Laboratory:Home Experience Lab

Bio

Nicolas Le Scouarnec is a Senior Scientist in computer science at Technicolor. His research interests include data mining, cloud-based computing systems and distributed storage. He has been working on advanced services for residential gateways and codes for distributed storage systems. He earned a M.Sc. degree from the INSA de Rennes in 2007 and a Ph.D. in computer science from the INSA de Rennes, France, 2010.

 

Publications

Performance evaluation of a peer-to-peer backup system using buffering at the edge
Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Romaric Ludinard, Patrick Maillé, Alexandre Van Kempen
Computer Communication 52, 71-81, 
October 2014

Cache policies for cloud-based systems: To keep or not to keep
Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Christoph Neumann, Gilles Straub
Cloud'2014: 7th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing
July 2014, Best Paper Award

Hoop: Offloading HTTP(S) POSTs from User Devices onto Residential Gateways
Kévin Huguenin, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub
ICWS'2014: 21th IEEE International Conference on Web Services. Anchorage, USA
July 2014 

Heuristical Top-k: Fast Estimation of Centralities in Complex Networks
Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Trédan
Elseivier Information Processing Letters, 114 (8), 10.1016/j.ipl.2014.03.006, 2014.

Archiving Cold Data in Warehouses with Clustered Network Coding
Fabien André, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub, Alexandre van Kempen.
EuroSys'2014: European Conference on Computer Systems. Amsterdam, Netherlands
April 2014

Regenerating codes: a system perspective
Steve Jiekak, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub, Alexandre Van Kempen
ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review
July 2013 , Selected extended paper from DISCCO 2012

Bitbox: eventually consistent file sharing
Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub
NETYS'2013 : Proceedings of the international conference on NETworked SYStems. Marrakech, Morocco.
May 2013

Regenerating Codes: A System Perspective
Steve Jiekak, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub, Alexandre Van Kempen
DISCCO'2012: First International Workshop on Dependability Issues in Cloud Computing. Irivine, California
October 2012 , Selected for publication in ACM OSR

CROSS-MBCR: Exact Minimum Bandwith Coordinated Regenerating Codes (Poster)
Steve Jiekak, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
ISIT'12 (Recent Result Poster Session): IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory. Cambridge, USA
July 2012 , Available as a reasearch report (arXiv:1207.0854)[View]

Exact Scalar Minimum Storage Coordinated Regenerating Codes
Nicolas Le Scouarnec
ISIT'2012: IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory. Cambridge, USA
July 2012 , Extended version available as a research report (arXiv:1202.0457).

Efficient peer-to-peer backup services through buffering at the edge
Serge Defrance, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub, Alexandre Van Kempen
P2P’2011 : 11th IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing. Kyoto, Japan
September 2011 [View]

Repairing Multiple Failures with Coordinated and Adaptive Regenerating Codes
Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub
NetCod’2011 : 7th International Symposium on Network Coding. Beijing, China
July 2011 , Extended version available as a reasearch report (arXiv:1102.0204)[View]

Système de stockage-en-ligne de photos avec confidentialité des données personnelles
Luis Montalvo, Serge Defrance, Frederic Lefebvre, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Patrick Perez
Symposium sur la sécurité des technologies de l'information et des communications (SSTIC 2011), Rennes, France
June 2011 [View]

LT Network Codes
Mary-Luc Champel, Kévin Huguenin, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
ICDCS’2010 : 30th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems. Genova, Italy
June 2010 , Best Paper Award[View]

LT Network Codes: Low Complexity Network Codes (Short paper)
Mary-Luc Champel, Kévin Huguenin, Anne-Marie Kermarrec , Nicolas Le Scouarnec
CoNEXT’09 (Student Workshop) : 5th ACM International Conference on emerging Networking EXperiments and Technologies. Roma, Italy
December 2009 [View]

FoG : fighting the Achilles’ heel of gossip protocols with fountain codes
Mary-Luc Champel, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
SSS’2009 : 11th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems. Lyon, France
November 2009 [View]

Phosphite : Guaranteeing out-of-order download in P2P Video on Demand
Mary-Luc Champel, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
P2P’2009 : 9th IEEE International Conference on Peer-to-Peer Computing. Seattle, USA, Seattle
September 2009 [View]

Phosphite : Incitation à la collaboration pour la vidéo la demande en P2P
Mary-Luc Champel, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
Algotel’2009 : 11eme Rencontres Francophones sur les Aspects Algorithmiques des Télécommunications. Carry-Le-Rouet, France
June 2009 [View]

Towards “Chemical” Desktop Grids
Jean-Pierre Banâtre, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Thierry Priol, Yann Radenac
eScience’2007 : 3rd IEEE International Conference on e-Science and Grid Computing. Bangalore, India
December 2007 [View]

 

Research reports

Fast Product-Matrix Regenerating Codes

Nicolas Le Scouarnec

arXiv eprints (arxiv:1412.3022)
December 2014

Hoop: Offloading HTTP(S) POSTs from User Devices onto Residential Gateways
Kévin Huguenin, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec and Gilles Straub
HAL (hal-00873774)
October 2013

Repairing Multiple Failures with Coordinated and Adaptive Regenerating Codes (Updated September 2013)
Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec and Gilles Straub
arXiv eprints (arXiv:1102.0204v3) (PDF) (Extended version - September 2013)

CROSS-MBCR: Exact Minimum Bandwidth Coordinated Regenerating Codes
Steve Jiekak, Nicolas Le Scouarnec
arXiv eprints (arxiv:1207.0854)
July 2012

Regenerating Codes: A System Perspective
Steve Jiekak, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub and Alexandre Van Kempen. 
arXiv eprints (arXiv:1204.5028)
April 2012, Please cite the conference version (DISCCO 2012, see herebefore).

Exact Scalar Minimum Storage Coordinated Regenerating Codes
Nicolas Le Scouarnec
arXiv eprints (arXiv:1202.0457)
February 2012, Please cite the conference version (ISIT 2012, see herebefore).

Repairing Multiple Failures with Coordinated and Adaptive Regenerating Codes
Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec and Gilles Straub
arXiv eprints (arXiv:1102.0204)
February 2011. This work previously appeared (September 2010) as Beyond Regenerating Codes on HAL (Open Archive for French Research Institute). Please cite the conference version (Netcod 2011, see herebefore).

  

 

Latest publications

Article

Efficient and Transparent Wi-Fi Offloading for HTTP(S) POSTs

Kévin Huguenin, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Gilles Straub.

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
January 30, 2016

Efficient and Transparent Wi-Fi Offloading for HTTP(S) POSTs

IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
January 01, 2016

Reverse Engineering Intel Last-Level Cache Complex Addressing Using Performance Counters

Clémentine Maurice, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, Christoph Neumann, , Aurélien Francillon

Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID 2015)
November 02, 2015

Performance evaluation of a peer-to-peer backup system using buffering at the edge

A.-M. Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, R. Ludinard, P. Maillé, Gilles Straub.

ELSEVIER Computer communications
August 01, 2014

Heuristical Top-k: Fast Estimation of Centralities in Complex Networks

Elsevier's Information Processing Letters
May 11, 2014

Regenerating codes: a system perspective

Steve Jiekak, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, , Alexandre Van Kempen

ACM SIGOPS Operating Systems Review July 2013
June 30, 2013

Exact Scalar Minimum Storage Coordinated Regenerating Codes

ISIT 2012
July 02, 2012

Efficient peer-to-peer backup services through buffering at the edge

Serge Defrance, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, , Alexandre Van Kempen

IEEE P2P 2011
September 30, 2011

Repairing Multiple Failures with Coordinated and Adaptive Regenerating Codes

Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec,

Netcod 2011
July 25, 2011

Repairing Multiple Failures with Coordinated and Adaptive Regenerating Codes

Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Nicolas Le Scouarnec,

ArxIv
January 31, 2011

Paper

Archiving Cold Data in Warehouses with Clustered Network Coding

Fabien André, Anne-Marie Kermarrec, Erwan Le Merrer, Nicolas Le Scouarnec, , Alexandre van Kempen

EUROSYS 2014
April 13, 2014

Miscellaneous

Beyond Regenerating Codes (Presentation)

Inria Secret Seminar
January 19, 2011