Cloud, Grid, and High Performance Computing
Recent advancements in cloud, grid, and high performance computing have transformed the way in which both individuals and organizations compute, communicate, and collaborate. This comprehensive book bundle includes 18 scholarly titles
on a variety of topics related to grid and high performance computing, electronic services and service science, systems and software engineering, and many more. It is a valuable resource for academicians, researchers, and practitioners seeking knowledge on the latest practices and applications in the field.
Release date: October 1, 2012
ISBN13: 9781466621336|EISBN13: 9781466621329
Includes 18 Titles
The impact of emerging computer technologies has advanced the ways in which organizations and individuals perform.
The Cloud, Grid, and High Performance Computing compilation offers focused perspectives on new and established architectures and services. This valuable set of research includes 18 scholarly titles on electronic services, service science, high performance computing and many more. This collection represents IGI Global’s significant coverage of this constantly developing field.
Books Included in this Collection
Shadi Aljawarneh (Isra University, Jordan).
Cloud computing has revolutionized computer systems, providing greater dynamism and flexibility to a variety of operations. It can help businesses quickly and effectively adapt to market changes, and helps promote users’ continual access to vital information across platforms and devices. Cloud...
Dimosthenis Kyriazis (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), Theodora Varvarigou (National Technical University of Athens, Greece), Kleopatra G. Konstanteli (National Technical University of Athens, Greece).
Real-time systems are of importance to a large number of university laboratories and research institutes worldwide, and without the proper integration of real-time into distributed computing, institutions simply could not function. Achieving Real-Time in Distributed Computing: From Grids to Clouds...
Nikolaos Preve (National Technical University of Athens, Greece).
Grid computing promises to transform the way organizations and individuals compute, communicate, and collaborate. Computational and Data Grids: Principles, Applications and Design offers critical perspectives on theoretical frameworks, methodologies, implementations, and cutting edge research in grid...
Luis M. Vaquero (Telefónica R&D Labs, Spain), Juan Cáceres (Telefónica R&D Labs, Spain), Juan J. Hierro (Telefónica R&D Labs, Spain).
Cloud computing is a new paradigm devoted to the provision of every network resource available as a service to a variety of users. Open Source Cloud Computing Systems: Practices and Paradigms bridges the gap between solutions and users' needs. This book presents the most relevant open source cloud...
Hongji Yang (De Montfort University, UK), Xiaodong Liu (Edinburgh Napier University, UK).
With the rapid development of computing hardware, high-speed network, web programming, distributed and parallel computing, and other technologies, cloud computing has recently emerged as a commercial reality. Software Reuse in the Emerging Cloud Computing Era targets a spectrum of readers, including...
Nik Bessis (Edge Hill University, UK).
The functionality of distributed computing systems has advanced greatly in recent months, and staying abreast of the latest research within the field is difficult. Technology Integration Advancements in Distributed Systems and Computing offers a vital compendium of research and developments within the...
Lee Chao (University of Houston-Victoria, USA).
With its cost efficiency, enabling of collaboration and sharing of resources, and its ability to improve access, cloud computing is likely to play a big role in the classrooms of tomorrow. Cloud Computing for Teaching and Learning: Strategies for Design and Implementation provides the latest...
Massimo Villari (Università degli Studi di Messina, Italy), Ivona Brandic (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Francesco Tusa (Università degli Studi di Messina, Italy).
Cloud computing presents a promising approach for implementing scalable information and communications technology systems for private and public, individual, community, and business use. Achieving Federated and Self-Manageable Cloud Infrastructures: Theory and Practice overviews current developments in...
Ekaterine Kldiashvili (Georgian Telemedicine Union, Georgia).
Grid computing has emerged as an important new field, distinguished from conventional distributed computing by its focus on large-scale resource sharing and innovative applications as well as an establishment for the creation of e-health networks. Grid Technologies for E-Health: Applications for...
Jih-Sheng Shen (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan), Pao-Ann Hsiung (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan).
Reconfigurable computing brings immense flexibility to on-chip processing while network-on-chip has improved flexibility in on-chip communication. Integrating these two areas of research reaps the benefits of both and represents the promising future of multiprocessor systems-on-chip. Dynamic...
Valentin Cristea (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania), Ciprian Dobre (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania), Corina Stratan (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania), Florin Pop (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania), Alexandru Costan (Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania).
Many applications follow the distributed computing paradigm, in which parts of the application are executed on different network-interconnected computers. The extension of these applications in terms of number of users or size has led to an unprecedented increase in the scale of the infrastructure that...
Annika M. Hinze (University of Waikato, New Zealand), Alejandro Buchmann (University of Waikato, New Zealand).
Recently, the event-based paradigm, a burgeoning technology receiving attention in research as well as industry, has gained momentum in the commercial world causing a need for further research in the field.
Principles and Applications of Distributed Event-Based Systems showcases event-based systems...
Aboul Ella Hassanien (Cairo University, Egypt), Zbigniew Suraj (University of Information Technology and Management, Poland), Dominik Slezak (University of Regina, Canada), Pawan Lingras (St Mary's University, Canada).
Rough set theory is a new soft computing tool which deals with vagueness and uncertainty. It has attracted the attention of researchers and practitioners worldwide, and has been successfully applied to many fields such as knowledge discovery, decision support, pattern recognition, and machine learning....
- Electronic Services & Service Science
- Grid & High Performance Computing
- Systems & Software Engineering