EdgeVPN.io is an active research and development project. It builds upon a body of research in overlay and virtual networks that has resulted in several publications, including:

K. Subratie, S. Aditya, V. Daneshmand, K. Ichikawa, R. Figueiredo, “On the Design and Implementation of IP-over-P2P Overlay Virtual Private Networks”, IEICE Trans. Commmun., Vol.E103–B, No.1, January 2020

S. Aditya, “Software Defined Overlay Network and Workload Orchestration in Social Network Based Edge Infrastructure for Smart Communities”, Ph.D. Dissertation, ECE Department, University of Florida, July 2020.

K. Subratie, “A Software-Defined Overlay Virtual Network with Self-Organizing Small-World Topology and Forwarding for Fog Computing”, Ph.D. Dissertation, ECE Department, University of Florida, December 2019.

S. Aditya, R. Figueiredo, “SocialEdge: Enabling Trusted Data Processing Workflow in Smart Communities”, 2019 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom)

K. Subratie, R. J. Figueiredo, “Towards Island Networks: SDN-Enabled Virtual Private Networks with Peer-to-Peer Overlay Links for Edge Computing”, Proceedings of International Conference on Internet and Distributed Computing Systems (IDCS), 2018

S. Aditya, K. Subratie, and R. Figueiredo, “PerSoNet: Software-defined Overlay Virtual Networks Spanning Personal Devices Across Social Network Users”, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom)

S. Aditya, R. Figueiredo. “Frugal: Building degree-constrained overlay topology from social graphs”, Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Fog and Edge Computing (IEEE ICFEC), 2017.

K. Subratie, S. Aditya, S. Sabogal, T. Theegala, R. Figueiredo, “Towards Dynamic, Isolated, Work-groups for Distributed IoT and Cloud Systems with Peer-to-Peer Virtual Private Networks”, Proceedings of Sensors to Cloud Architectures Workshop (SCAW), Austin, TX, Feb 2017

P. St Juste, K. Jeong, H. Eom, C. Baker, R. Figueiredo, “TinCan: User-Defined P2P Virtual Network Overlays for Ad-hoc Collaboration”, ICST Transactions on Collaborative Computing, Volume 14 Issue 2, 2014

P. St Juste, D. Wolinsky, P. O. Boykin, M. Covington, and R. Figueiredo, “SocialVPN: Enabling Wide-Area Collaboration with Integrated Social and Overlay Networks”, Journal of Computer Networks, Vol. 54, No. 12. (26 August 2010), pp. 1926-1938.

D. Wolinsky, Y. Liu, G. Venkatasubramanian, P. St Juste, R. Figueiredo, “On the Design of Scalable, Self-Configuring Virtual Networks”, Proceedings of SuperComputing 2009.

A. Ganguly, A. Agrawal, P. Boykin and R. Figueiredo, “WOW: Self-Organizing Wide Area Overlay Networks of Virtual Workstations”, Proceedings of IEEE International High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC), Paris, France, 2006, pp 30-41.

A. Ganguly, A. Agrawal, P. Boykin and R. Figueiredo, “IP over P2P: Enabling Self-configuring Virtual IP Networks for Grid Computing”, Proceedings of 20th IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium., Rhodes Island, Greece, 2006.

The research has been based upon work supported in part by the National Science Foundation under Grants including No. 1527415, 1339737, 1234983, 1550126, 2004441, and 2004323. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.