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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1222140
Description: Data center efficiency is primarily sought by sharing physical resources, such as processors, memory, and disks in the form of virtual machines or containers among multiple users, i.e., workload conso ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1129372
Description: Although most current cloud providers, such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure offer different types of computing instances with different capacities, cloud users tend to hire a cluster ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper abstract
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1161173
Description: 1 page(s)
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1222229
Description: In this paper we explore the application of a recent breed of distributed systems, graph processing frameworks in particular, to solving complex research problems. These frameworks are designed to tak ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1183135
Description: Many applications in science and engineering become increasingly complex and large scale. These applications often consist of a large number of precedence-constrained tasks forming workflows represent ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1068972
Description: Pricing is an important product property in that it significantly affects customer's purchasing behavior. In this article, the authors describe their study of the supply and demand relationship in the ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1248855
Description: Cloud data centers (CDCs) with abundant resource capacities have prevailed in the past decade. However, these CDCs often struggle to efficiently deal with resource provisioning in terms of performance ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063281
Description: Large-scale distributed computing systems like grids and more recently clouds are a platform of choice for many resource-intensive applications. Workflow applications account for the majority of these ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063187
Description: The power of the crowd, more precisely crowdsourced resources, is in its ubiquity. Accounting for traditional desktop/laptop computers and recent mobile computing devices including tablets and smart p ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063275
Description: As cloud computing is increasingly adopted, the open, on-demand nature of public clouds makes explicit consideration of the underlying environment highly advantageous in terms of decreasing cost and i ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1056323
Description: Scientific workflows feature complex precedence constraints that are mostly dictated by data dependencies between tasks. The inter-task communication (data staging) in these complex workflow applicati ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1063270
Description: Scientists in different fields, such as high energy physics, earth science, and astronomy are developing large-scale workflow applications. In many use cases, scientists need to run a set of interrela ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1061505
Description: Cloud computing is characterized by its essentially pay-per-use pricing with elasticity. Typically, the granularity of usage for such pricing is at virtual machine (VM) level in IaaS clouds, e.g., a m ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1056346
Description: As distributed computing systems are used more widely, driven by trends such as 'big data' and cloud computing, they are being used for an increasingly wide range of applications. With this massive in ... More
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Date: 2015
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1047574
Description: IaaS cloud providers such as Amazon EC2 provide access to a diverse set of instance types and purchasing options with various pricing and performance characteristics. Two pay-as-you-go purchasing opti ... More
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