Grid and Cloud Computing: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications (4 Volumes)

Grid and Cloud Computing: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications (4 Volumes)

Release Date: April, 2012|Copyright: © 2012 |Pages: 2134
ISBN13: 9781466608795|ISBN10: 146660879X|EISBN13: 9781466608801|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-4666-0879-5

Description

Distributed computing, through the power of grids or clouds, has allowed software and hardware developers to achieve high performance computing through cutting-edge technologies that are constantly changing.

Grid and Cloud Computing: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications presents a vital compendium of research detailing the latest case studies, architectures, frameworks, methodologies, and research on Grid and Cloud Computing. With over 100 chapters from authors from around the world, this four volume collection presents the most sophisticated research and developments from the field, relevant to researchers, academics, and practitioners alike. In order to stay abreast of the latest research, this book affords a vital look into grid and cloud middleware, hardware, and software research.

Topics Covered

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

  • agility
  • CNGrid
  • Globus toolkit
  • Maintenance
  • multi-tenancy
  • Open Science Grid
  • performance
  • Reliability
  • SaaS
  • Scalability

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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.

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