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Reservoir - When One Cloud Is Not Enough
March 2011 (vol. 44 no. 3)
pp. 44-51
Benny Rochwerger, IBM, Haifa
David Breitgand, IBM, Haifa
Amir Epstein, IBM, Haifa
David Hadas, IBM, Haifa
Irit Loy, IBM, Haifa
Kenneth Nagin, IBM, Haifa
Johan Tordsson, Umea University
Carmelo Ragusa, University of Messina
Massimo Villari, University of Messina
Stuart Clayman, University College London
Eliezer Levy, SAP Research
Henar Muñoz, Telefonica I+D
Giovanni Toffetti, University of Lugano
As cloud computing becomes more predominant, the problem of scalability has become critical for cloud computing providers. The cloud paradigm is attractive because it offers a dramatic reduction in capital and operation expenses for consumers.

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Index Terms:
Cloud computing, IaaS, Virtualization, Scalability, System management, Automation
Citation:
Benny Rochwerger, David Breitgand, Amir Epstein, David Hadas, Irit Loy, Kenneth Nagin, Johan Tordsson, Carmelo Ragusa, Massimo Villari, Stuart Clayman, Eliezer Levy, Alessandro Maraschini, Philippe Massonet, Henar Muñoz, Giovanni Toffetti, "Reservoir - When One Cloud Is Not Enough," Computer, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 44-51, March 2011, doi:10.1109/MC.2011.64
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