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

I'm Cloud 2.0, and I'm Not Just a Data Center

I'm Cloud 2.0, and I'm Not Just a Data Center

While cloud service providers put significant effort into scalable and cost-efficient services, technology advances are commoditizing small devices with increasing computing, storage, and communication capabilities. These devices could extend the boundaries of the traditional cloud model, ushering in the era of Cloud 2.0. Read full article »

The Road to Natural Conversational Speech Interfaces

The Road to Natural Conversational Speech Interfaces

To realize truly conversational speech interfaces for applications such as virtual personal assistants, a number of technical challenges must be addressed. This article presents a brief overview of the state of the art, giving UI developers a realistic assessment of the challenges ahead. Read full article »


IEEE Internet Computing Seeks Editor in Chief for 2015-2016 Terms

The IEEE Computer Society seeks applicants for the position of editor in chief, serving two-year terms starting 1 January 2015. Prospective candidates are asked to provide (as PDF files), by 1 March 2013, a complete curriculum vitae, a brief plan for the publication's future, and a letter of support from their institution or employer.

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