Web-Scale Datacenters

July/August 2014

IEEE Internet Computing magazine cover

This issue of Internet Computing surveys issues surrounding Web-scale datacenters, particularly in the areas of cloud provisioning as well as networking optimization and configuration. They include workload isolation, recovery from transient server availability, network configuration, virtual networking, and content distribution. Read full article »

About IEEE Internet Computing

IEEE Internet Computing covers all aspects of Internet computing, from programming and standards to security and networking. Published bimonthly, the magazine offers peer-reviewed feature, department, and column articles for both industry and academic readers.

Articles from IEEE Internet Computing

In Worship of an Echo

In Worship of an Echo

This column examines the hypothesis that the Internet is responsible for creating echo chambers, which many hold responsible for political polarization and growing extremism. Read full article »

Analysis of Web-Scale Cloud Services

Analysis of Web-Scale Cloud Services

Cloud services have unique characteristics, including dynamic and diverse service offerings at different levels, few standardized description languages, and varied deployment platforms, complicating any search of these systems. Utilizing a cloud service crawler has given us a better understanding of the current status of cloud service provisioning, benefitting the cloud research community. Read full article »


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