Issue No. 05 - September/October (2009 vol. 13)
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Marios D. Dikaiakos , University of Cyprus, Nicosia
Dimitrios Katsaros , University of Thessaly, Greece
Pankaj Mehra , Hewlett-Packard Labs
George Pallis , University of Cyprus, Nicosia
Athena Vakali , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Cloud computing is location agnostic and provides dynamically scalable and virtualized resources as services over the Internet. Here, the authors provide broad introductory definitions to cloud computing concepts. Articles in this special issue investigate some of the most fundamental issues concerning cloud services' development and deployment.
cloud computing, Internet data centers, utility computing, distributed systems
P. Mehra, D. Katsaros, A. Vakali, G. Pallis and M. D. Dikaiakos, "Cloud Computing: Distributed Internet Computing for IT and Scientific Research," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 13, no. , pp. 10-13, 2009.