ACM SIGCOMM Test of Time Paper Award

The ACM SIGCOMM Test of Time Award recognizes papers published 10 to 12 years in the past in Computer Communication Review or any SIGCOMM sponsored or co-sponsored conference that is deemed to be an outstanding paper whose contents are still a vibrant and useful contribution today.

The past recipients of the ACM SIGCOMM Test of Time Paper Award are:







In 2006, SIGCOMM also presented the test-of-time award to the authors of the notable papers from 1969 to 1995 that were published in a special issue of ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communications Review in January of 1995. The papers thus recognized were as follows:

The award is given annually and consists of a custom glass award and reprinting the paper in Computer Communication Review. The paper will be chosen by an award committee appointed by the SIGCOMM Award Committee Chair.
To assist in the process, below are links to the tables of contents of the eligible issues of Computer Communication Review and SIGCOMM proceedings.