Fog Computing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Fog Computing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Release Date: June, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 399
ISBN13: 9781522556497|ISBN10: 1522556494|EISBN13: 9781522556503|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5649-7


Fog computing is rapidly expanding in its applications and capabilities through various parts of society. Utilizing different types of virtualization technologies can push this branch of computing to even greater heights.

Fog Computing: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice contains a compendium of the latest academic material on the evolving theory and practice related to fog computing. Including innovative studies on distributed fog computing environments, programming models, and access control mechanisms, this publication is an ideal source for programmers, IT professionals, students, researchers, and engineers.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Access Control Mechanisms
  • Cyber-Physical Security
  • Data Storage
  • Distributed Fog Computing Environments
  • Fog-to-Cloud Interfaces
  • Programming Models
  • Secure Outsourcing Computation
  • Service-Oriented Architecture

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) is a research-based professional organization dedicated to advancing the concepts and practices of information resources management in modern organizations. IRMA's primary purpose is to promote the understanding, development and practice of managing information resources as key enterprise assets among IRM/IT professionals. IRMA brings together researchers, practitioners, academicians, and policy makers in information technology management from over 50 countries.