Simulating large vCDN networks: A parallel approach

@article{FilelisPapadopoulos2019SimulatingLV,
  title={Simulating large vCDN networks: A parallel approach},
  author={Christos K. Filelis-Papadopoulos and Konstantinos M. Giannoutakis and George A. Gravvanis and Patricia Takako Endo and Dimitrios Tzovaras and Sergej Svorobej and Theo Lynn},
  journal={Simul. Model. Pract. Theory},
  year={2019},
  volume={92},
  pages={100-114}
}
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