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Logical Data Models for Cloud Computing Architectures
January/February 2012 (vol. 14 no. 1)
pp. 19-26
Augustine (Gus) Samba, Kent State University

Describing generic logical data models for two existing cloud computing architectures, the author helps develop a common set of architectural requirements to facilitate traceability between evolving business requirements and cloud architecture implementations.

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Index Terms:
Cloud computing, multitenancy, logical data models
Augustine (Gus) Samba, "Logical Data Models for Cloud Computing Architectures," IT Professional, vol. 14, no. 1, pp. 19-26, Jan.-Feb. 2012, doi:10.1109/MITP.2011.113
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