A. Goscinski is with the School of Information Technology, Deakin University, Geelong, Victoria 3217, Australia. E-mail: email@example.com.
W. Chou is with the Huawei Shannon (IT) Lab, Huawei Technologies (USA), Rm. 2-0212, 400 Crossings Blvd (2nd Floor), Bridgewater, NJ 08807-2863. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
L. Liu is with the College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, KACB 3340, 266 Ferst Dr., Atlanta, GA 30332-0765. E-mail: email@example.com.
For information on obtaining reprints of this article, please send e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Andrzej Goscinski is a professor in the School of Information Technology at Deakin University. His research interests include cloud computing, service computing, distributed systems, resource management, and making deployment and access of HPC applications on clouds easy.
Wu Chou is vice president, chief IT scientist, and head of the Huawei Shannon (IT) Lab, Huawei Technologies (USA). His research interests include cloud computing, web, Internet, data networking, web services, unified communication and collaboration, smart systems, IT platforms, and information systems. He is a fellow of the IEEE.
Ling Liu is a professor in the College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Her research interests include cloud computing, Internet computing, distributed systems, data management, data mining, security, and privacy.