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2013 IEEE Sixth International Conference on Cloud Computing (2013)
Santa Clara, CA USA
June 28, 2013 to July 3, 2013
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Cover Art (PDF)

pp. C4

Title Page i (PDF)

pp. i

Title Page iii (PDF)

pp. iii

Table of Contents (PDF)

pp. v-xv

Organizing Committee (PDF)

pp. xvii-xviii

Program Committee (PDF)

pp. xix-xx

Using a Tunable Knob for Reducing Makespan of MapReduce Jobs in a Hadoop Cluster (Abstract)

Yi Yao , Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA, USA
Jiayin Wang , Univ. of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA, USA
Bo Sheng , Univ. of Massachusetts Boston, Boston, MA, USA
Ningfang Mi , Northeastern Univ., Boston, MA, USA
pp. 1-8

Improving Multi-job MapReduce Scheduling in an Opportunistic Environment (Abstract)

Yuting Ji , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
Lang Tong , Sch. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY, USA
Ting He , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Jian Tan , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Kang-won Lee , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Li Zhang , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 9-16

MC2: Map Concurrency Characterization for MapReduce on the Cloud (Abstract)

Mohammad Hammoud , Carnegie Mellon Univ. in Qatar, Doha, Qatar
Majd F. Sakr , Carnegie Mellon Univ. in Qatar, Doha, Qatar
pp. 17-26

Impact of Instance Seeking Strategies on Resource Allocation in Cloud Data Centers (Abstract)

Hao Zhuang , Ecole Polytech. Fed. de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Xin Liu , Ecole Polytech. Fed. de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Zhonghong Ou , Aalto Univ., Aalto, Finland
Karl Aberer , Ecole Polytech. Fed. de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
pp. 27-34

Redundancy Aware Virtual Disk Mobility for Cloud Computing (Abstract)

Alexei Karve , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Andrzej Kochut , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 35-42

Improving Availability of Cloud-Based Applications through Deployment Choices (Abstract)

Jim Zhanwen Li , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Qinghua Lu , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Liming Zhu , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Len Bass , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Xiwei Xu , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Sherif Sakr , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Paul L. Bannerman , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Anna Liu , NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 43-50

Efficient Privacy-Preserving Range Queries over Encrypted Data in Cloud Computing (Abstract)

Bharath K. Samanthula , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Missouri S&, Rolla, MO, USA
Wei Jiang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Missouri S&, Rolla, MO, USA
pp. 51-58

An Application-Level Approach for Privacy-Preserving Virtual Machine Checkpointing (Abstract)

Yaohui Hu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Tianlin Li , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Ping Yang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Kartik Gopalan , Dept. of Comput. Sci., State Univ. of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
pp. 59-66

Configuration Policy Extraction for Parameter Settings in Cloud Infrastructure Using UML/OCL Verification (Abstract)

Shinji Kikuchi , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Tetsuya Uchiumi , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Shinya Kitajima , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Yasuhide Matsumoto , Fujitsu Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
pp. 67-74

MuSIC: Mobility-Aware Optimal Service Allocation in Mobile Cloud Computing (Abstract)

M. Reza Rahimi , Sch. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., Univ. of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Nalini Venkatasubramanian , Sch. of Inf. & Comput. Sci., Univ. of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
Athanasios V. Vasilakos , Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Athens, Greece
pp. 75-82

A Framework for Implementing Mobile Cloud Services in VANETs (Abstract)

Khaleel Mershad , Electr. & Comput. Eng. Dept., American Univ. of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
Hassan Artail , Electr. & Comput. Eng. Dept., American Univ. of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
pp. 83-90

Improving the Efficiency of Cloud Infrastructures with Elastic Tandem Machines (Abstract)

Frank Durr , Inst. of Parallel & Distrib. Syst. (IPVS), Univ. Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 91-98

Minimizing the Operational Cost of Data Centers via Geographical Electricity Price Diversity (Abstract)

Zichuan Xu , Res. Sch. of Comput. Sci., Australian Nat. Univ., Canberra, ACT, Australia
Weifa Liang , Res. Sch. of Comput. Sci., Australian Nat. Univ., Canberra, ACT, Australia
pp. 99-106

Exploiting Performance and Cost Diversity in the Cloud (Abstract)

Luke M. Leslie , Centre for Distrib. & High Performance Comput., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Young Choon Lee , Centre for Distrib. & High Performance Comput., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Peng Lu , Centre for Distrib. & High Performance Comput., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Albert Y. Zomaya , Centre for Distrib. & High Performance Comput., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 107-114

Optimal Pricing and Service Provisioning Strategies in Cloud Systems: A Stackelberg Game Approach (Abstract)

Valerio Di Valerio , Univ. of Roma “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy
Valeria Cardellini , Univ. of Roma “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy
Francesco Lo Presti , Univ. of Roma “Tor Vergata”, Rome, Italy
pp. 115-122

Using Time Discretization to Schedule Scientific Workflows in Multiple Cloud Providers (Abstract)

Thiago A. L. Genez , Inst. of Comput., Univ. of Campinas - UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil
Luiz F. Bittencourt , Inst. of Comput., Univ. of Campinas - UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil
Edmundo R. M. Madeira , Inst. of Comput., Univ. of Campinas - UNICAMP, Campinas, Brazil
pp. 123-130

TimeCap: Methodology for Comparing IT Infrastructures Based on Time and Capacity Metrics (Abstract)

Toni Mastelic , Inst. of Inf. Syst., Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Ivona Brandic , Inst. of Inf. Syst., Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
pp. 131-138

Join the Best Queue: Reducing Performance Variability in Heterogeneous Systems (Abstract)

Sebastiano Spicuglia , Fac. of Inf., Univ. of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland
Lydia Y. Chen , Syst. Dept., IBM Res., Zurich, Switzerland
Walter Binder , Fac. of Inf., Univ. of Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland
pp. 139-146

BigSecret: A Secure Data Management Framework for Key-Value Stores (Abstract)

Erman Pattuk , Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA
Murat Kantarcioglu , Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA
Vaibhav Khadilkar , Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA
Huseyin Ulusoy , Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, TX, USA
Sharad Mehrotra , Univ. of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
pp. 147-154

A Server-Side Solution to Cache-Based Side-Channel Attacks in the Cloud (Abstract)

Michael Godfrey , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, ON, Canada
Mohammad Zulkernine , Sch. of Comput., Queen's Univ., Kingston, ON, Canada
pp. 163-170

A Family of Truthful Greedy Mechanisms for Dynamic Virtual Machine Provisioning and Allocation in Clouds (Abstract)

Mahyar Movahed Nejad , Dept. Comput. Sci., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
Lena Mashayekhy , Dept. Comput. Sci., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
Daniel Grosu , Dept. Comput. Sci., Wayne State Univ., Detroit, MI, USA
pp. 188-195

Hierarchical Virtual Machine Consolidation in a Cloud Computing System (Abstract)

Inkwon Hwang , Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Massoud Pedram , Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 196-203

Residency Aware Inter-VM Communication in Virtualized Cloud: Performance Measurement and Analysis (Abstract)

Qi Zhang , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Ling Liu , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yi Ren , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Kisung Lee , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yuzhe Tang , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Xu Zhao , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yang Zhou , Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 204-211

VScaler: Autonomic Virtual Machine Scaling (Abstract)

Lenar Yazdanov , Fac. of Comput. Sci., Tech. Univ. Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Christof Fetzer , Fac. of Comput. Sci., Tech. Univ. Dresden, Dresden, Germany
pp. 212-219

Self-Adaptive Resource Allocation for Elastic Process Execution (Abstract)

Philipp Hoenisch , Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Stefan Schulte , Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Schahram Dustdar , Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Srikumar Venugopal , Univ. of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 220-227

CAP3: A Cloud Auto-Provisioning Framework for Parallel Processing Using On-Demand and Spot Instances (Abstract)

He Huang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA
Liqiang Wang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA
Byung Chul Tak , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Long Wang , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Chunqiang Tang , IBM T.J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 228-235

A Generic Framework for Application Configuration Discovery with Pluggable Knowledge (Abstract)

Fan Jing Meng , IBM Res. - China, Beijing, China
Xuejun Zhuo , IBM Res. - China, Beijing, China
Bo Yang , IBM Res. - China, Beijing, China
Jing Min Xu , IBM Res. - China, Beijing, China
Pu Jin , IBM Res. - China, Beijing, China
Ajay Apte , IBM Software Group, Austin, TX, USA
Joe Wigglesworth , IBM Software Group - Canada, Toronto, ON, Canada
pp. 236-243

Elephant, Do Not Forget Everything! Efficient Processing of Growing Datasets (Abstract)

Jorg Schad , Inf. Syst. Group, Saarland Univ., Saarbrϋcken, Germany
Jorge-Arnulfo Quianee-Ruiz , Qatar Found., Qatar Comput. Res. Inst., Doha, Qatar
Jens Dittrich , Inf. Syst. Group, Saarland Univ., Saarbrϋcken, Germany
pp. 252-259

Multi-query Unification for Generating Efficient Big Data Processing Components from a DFD (Abstract)

Kosaku Kimura , Software Innovation Lab., FUJITSU Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Yoshihide Nomura , Software Innovation Lab., FUJITSU Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Hidetoshi Kurihara , Software Innovation Lab., FUJITSU Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Koji Yamamoto , Software Innovation Lab., FUJITSU Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
Rieko Yamamoto , Software Innovation Lab., FUJITSU Labs. Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan
pp. 260-268

Dragonfly: Cloud Assisted Peer-to-Peer Architecture for Multipoint Media Streaming Applications (Abstract)

Erdinc Korpeoglu , UC Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Cetin Sahin , UC Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Divyakant Agrawal , UC Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Amr El Abbadi , UC Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Takeo Hosomi , NEC, Tokyo, Japan
Yoshiki Seo , NEC, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 269-276

CA-DAG: Communication-Aware Directed Acyclic Graphs for Modeling Cloud Computing Applications (Abstract)

Dzmitry Kliazovich , Univ. of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Johnatan E. Pecero , Univ. of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Andrei Tchernykh , CICESE Res. Center, Ensenada, Mexico
Pascal Bouvry , Univ. of Luxembourg, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Samee U. Khan , North Dakota State Univ., Fargo, ND, USA
Albert Y. Zomaya , Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 277-284

A Declarative Environment for Automatic Performance Evaluation in IaaS Clouds (Abstract)

Matheus Cunha , Programa de Pos-Grad. em Inf. Aplic. (PPGIA), Univ. de Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil
Nabor Mendonca , Programa de Pos-Grad. em Inf. Aplic. (PPGIA), Univ. de Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil
Americo Sampaio , Programa de Pos-Grad. em Inf. Aplic. (PPGIA), Univ. de Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil
pp. 285-292

Cloud Capability Estimation and Recommendation in Black-Box Environments Using Benchmark-Based Approximation (Abstract)

Gueyoung Jung , Xerox Res. Center Webster, Webster, MA, USA
Naveen Sharma , Xerox Res. Center Webster, Webster, MA, USA
Frank Goetz , Xerox Res. Center Webster, Webster, MA, USA
Tridib Mukherjee , Xerox Res. Center India, Bangalore, India
pp. 293-300

Actively Measuring Personal Cloud Storage (Abstract)

Raul Gracia-Tinedo , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Marc Sanchez Artigas , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Adrian Moreno-Martinez , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Cristian Cotes , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Pedro Garcia Lopez , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
pp. 301-308

Scrutinizing the State of Cloud Storage with Cloud-RAID: A Secure and Reliable Storage Above the Clouds (Abstract)

Maxim Schnjakin , Potsdam Univ., Potsdam, Germany
Christoph Meinel , Potsdam Univ., Potsdam, Germany
pp. 309-318

Data Replication for Distributed Graph Processing (Abstract)

Li-Yung Ho , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
Jan-Jan Wu , Res. Center for Inf. Technol. Innovation, Acad. Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan
Pangfeng Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Taiwan Univ., Taipei, Taiwan
pp. 319-326

Efficient and Customizable Data Partitioning Framework for Distributed Big RDF Data Processing in the Cloud (Abstract)

Kisung Lee , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Ling Liu , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yuzhe Tang , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Qi Zhang , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
Yang Zhou , Coll. of Comput., Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA
pp. 327-334

Toward an Ecosystem for Precision Sharing of Segmented Big Data (Abstract)

Mark Shtern , York Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
Bradley Simmons , York Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
Michael Smit , York Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
Marin Litoiu , York Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
pp. 335-342

Workload Classification Model for Specializing Virtual Machine Operating System (Abstract)

Xinkui Zhao , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Jianwei Yin , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Zuoning Chen , Nat. Parallel Comput. Eng. Res. Center, Beijing, China
Sheng He , Jiangnan Inst. of Comput. Technol., Wuxi, China
pp. 343-350

Geographical Load Balancing for Online Service Applications in Distributed Datacenters (Abstract)

Hadi Goudarzi , Dept. of Electr. Eng. - Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Massoud Pedram , Dept. of Electr. Eng. - Syst., Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
pp. 351-358

Moving Target with Load Balancing in P2P Cloud (Abstract)

Hong Liu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK, USA
Johnson Thomas , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK, USA
Praveen Khethavath , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Oklahoma State Univ., Stillwater, OK, USA
pp. 359-366

Secure Enterprise Data Deduplication in the Cloud (Abstract)

Fatema Rashid , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
Ali Miri , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
Isaac Woungang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Ryerson Univ., Toronto, ON, Canada
pp. 367-374

ID Based Cryptography for Cloud Data Storage (Abstract)

Nesrine Kaaniche , Inst. Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
Aymen Boudguiga , LIST, CEA, Gif-sur-Yvette, France
Maryline Laurent , Inst. Mines-Telecom, Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
pp. 375-382

Security Threats in Cloud Computing Models: Domains and Proposals (Abstract)

Carlo Marcelo Revoredo da Silva , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Jose Lutiano Costa da Silva , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Ricardo Batista Rodrigues , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Glaucia Melissa Medeiros Campos , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Leandro Marques do Nascimento , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Vinicius Cardoso Garcia , Inf. Center, CIn Fed. Univ. of Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
pp. 383-389

A Practical and Secure Multi-keyword Search Method over Encrypted Cloud Data (Abstract)

Cengiz Orencik , Fac. of Eng. & Natural Sci., Sabanci Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
Murat Kantarcioglu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas Richardson, Dallas, TX, USA
Erkay Savas , Fac. of Eng. & Natural Sci., Sabanci Univ., Istanbul, Turkey
pp. 390-397

Access Protocols in Data Partitioning Based Cloud Storage (Abstract)

Yunqi Ye , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
Liangliang Xiao , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
Yinzi Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
I-Ling Yen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
Farokh Bastani , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX, USA
Ing-Ray Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Virginia Polytech. Inst. & State Univ., Falls Church, VA, USA
pp. 398-405

Privacy-Preserving Collaborative Filtering on the Cloud and Practical Implementation Experiences (Abstract)

Anirban Basu , Grad. Sch. of Eng., Tokai Univ., Tokyo, Japan
Jaideep Vaidya , MSIS Dept., Rutgers, State Univ. of New Jersey, Newark, NJ, USA
Hiroaki Kikuchi , Dept. of Frontier Media Sci., Meiji Univ., Tokyo, Japan
Theo Dimitrakos , Res. & Technol., Security Futures Practice, BT, Ipswich, UK
pp. 406-413

Smart CloudBench -- Automated Performance Benchmarking of the Cloud (Abstract)

Mohan Baruwal Chhetri , Fac. of Inf. & Commun. Technol., Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Sergei Chichin , Fac. of Inf. & Commun. Technol., Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Quoc Bao Vo , Fac. of Inf. & Commun. Technol., Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Ryszard Kowalczyk , Fac. of Inf. & Commun. Technol., Swinburne Univ. of Technol., Melbourne, VIC, Australia
pp. 414-421

Improving Wide-Area Replication Performance through Informed Leader Election and Overlay Construction (Abstract)

Syed Kewaan Ejaz , GMS Global Media Services GmbH, Eschborn, Germany
Diogo Behrens , Syst. Eng. Group, Tech. Univ. Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Thomas Knauth , Syst. Eng. Group, Tech. Univ. Dresden, Dresden, Germany
Christof Fetzer , Syst. Eng. Group, Tech. Univ. Dresden, Dresden, Germany
pp. 422-429

Elastic Resources Framework in IaaS, Preserving Performance SLAs (Abstract)

Mohit Dhingra , Supercomput. Educ. & Res. Center, Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
J. Lakshmi , Supercomput. Educ. & Res. Center, Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
S. K. Nandy , Supercomput. Educ. & Res. Center, Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
Chiranjib Bhattacharyya , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Autom., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
K. Gopinath , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Autom., Indian Inst. of Sci., Bangalore, India
pp. 430-437

Design and Implementation of Effective Checkpointing for Multithreaded Applications on Future Clouds (Abstract)

Itthichok Jangjaimon , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, USA
Nian-Feng Tzeng , Center for Adv. Comput. Studies, Univ. of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, USA
pp. 438-445

Fault Tolerance as a Service (Abstract)

Bipin B. Nandi , Indian Stat. Inst., ACMU, Kolkata, India
Himadri Sekhar Paul , TCS Innovations Labs., Kolkata, India
Ansuman Banerjee , Indian Stat. Inst., ACMU, Kolkata, India
Sasthi C. Ghosh , Indian Stat. Inst., ACMU, Kolkata, India
pp. 446-453

Incorporating Uncertainty into In-Cloud Application Deployment Decisions for Availability (Abstract)

Qinghua Lu , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Xiwei Xu , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Liming Zhu , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Len Bass , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Zhanwen Li , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Sherif Sakr , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Paul L. Bannerman , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Anna Liu , Software Syst. Res. Group, NICTA, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 454-461

Capturing Customers' Requirements towards Mixed-Tenancy Deployments of SaaS-Applications (Abstract)

Stefan T. Ruehl , Clausthal Univ. of Technol., Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany
Holger Wache , Univ. of Appl. Sci. Northwestern Switzerland, Olten, Switzerland
Stephan A. W. Verclas , T-Syst. Int. GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany
pp. 462-469

TREXCLOUD: Java EE IaaS Cloud Deployment Made Easy (Abstract)

Roberto Costa Lima Junior , E-Novar Solucoes Tecnol., Fortaleza, Brazil
Ricardo Hollanda Filho , E-Novar Solucoes Tecnol., Fortaleza, Brazil
Americo Sampaio , Postgrad. Program in Appl. Inf., Univ. of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil
Nabor Mendonca , Postgrad. Program in Appl. Inf., Univ. of Fortaleza (UNIFOR), Fortaleza, Brazil
pp. 470-477

Enabling Dynamic Deployment of Cloud Applications Using a Modular and Extensible PaaS Environment (Abstract)

Johannes Wettinger , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Vasilios Andrikopoulos , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Steve Strauch , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Frank Leymann , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 478-485

Building Communicating Web Applications Leveraging Endpoints and Cloud Resource Service (Abstract)

Kundan Singh , IP Commun. Dept., Avaya Labs., Santa Clara, CA, USA
Venkatesh Krishnaswamy , IP Commun. Dept., Avaya Labs., Basking Ridge, NY, USA
pp. 486-493

An Evaluation of Cassandra for Hadoop (Abstract)

Elif Dede , Grid & Cloud Comput. Res. Lab., SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Bedri Sendir , Grid & Cloud Comput. Res. Lab., SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Pinar Kuzlu , Grid & Cloud Comput. Res. Lab., SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Jessica Hartog , Grid & Cloud Comput. Res. Lab., SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
Madhusudhan Govindaraju , Grid & Cloud Comput. Res. Lab., SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, NY, USA
pp. 494-501

Towards Payment-Bound Analysis in Cloud Systems with Task-Prediction Errors (Abstract)

Sheng Di , INRIA, Paris, France
Cho-Li Wang , Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Derrick Kondo , INRIA, Paris, France
Guodong Han , Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
pp. 502-509

A Lightweight Model for Estimating Energy Cost of Live Migration of Virtual Machines (Abstract)

Anja Strunk , Dept. of Comput. Networks, Tech. Univ. of Dresden, Dresden, Germany
pp. 510-517

Cost and Utilization Optimization of Amazon EC2 Instances (Abstract)

P. Kokkinos , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Athens, Greece
T. A. Varvarigou , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens, Athens, Greece
A. Kretsis , Dept. of Comput. Eng. & Inf., Univ. of Patras, Patras, Greece
P. Soumplis , Dept. of Comput. Eng. & Inf., Univ. of Patras, Patras, Greece
E. A. Varvarigos , Dept. of Comput. Eng. & Inf., Univ. of Patras, Patras, Greece
pp. 518-525

Optimization of Electricity and Server Maintenance Costs in Hybrid Cooling Data Centers (Abstract)

Shaoming Chen , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Yue Hu , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
Lu Peng , Sch. of Electr. Eng. & Comput. Sci., Louisiana State Univ., Baton Rouge, LA, USA
pp. 526-533

Labor Cost Reduction with Cloud: An End-to-End View (Abstract)

Murthy Devarakonda , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Purnendu Gupta , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
Chunqiang Tang , IBM Thomas J. Watson Res. Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA
pp. 534-540

Tape Cloud: Scalable and Cost Efficient Big Data Infrastructure for Cloud Computing (Abstract)

Varun S. Prakash , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Yuanfeng Wen , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
Weidong Shi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
pp. 541-548

Addressing Data and User Mobility Challenges in the Cloud (Abstract)

Lingfeng Chen , Adv. Res. in Networking Lab., Univ. of Technol. Sydney, Broadway, NSW, Australia
Doan B. Hoang , Adv. Res. in Networking Lab., Univ. of Technol. Sydney, Broadway, NSW, Australia
pp. 549-556

Implementing Scalable, Network-Aware Virtual Machine Migration for Cloud Data Centers (Abstract)

Fung Po Tso , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Gregg Hamilton , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
Konstantinos Oikonomou , Dept. of Inf., Ionian Univ., Corfu, Greece
Dimitrios P. Pezaros , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
pp. 557-564

Supporting the Migration of Applications to the Cloud through a Decision Support System (Abstract)

Vasilios Andrikopoulos , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Zhe Song , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Frank Leymann , Inst. of Archit. of Applic. Syst. (IAAS), Univ. of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
pp. 565-572

Assisting Cloud Service Migration Using Software Adaptation Techniques (Abstract)

Javier Miranda , Gloin, Caceres, Spain
Joaquin Guillen , Gloin, Caceres, Spain
Juan Manuel Murillo , Dept. of Inf. Technol. & Telematic Syst. Eng., Univ. of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain
Carlos Canal , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Malaga, Malaga, Spain
pp. 573-580

Path Consolidation for Dynamic Right-Sizing of Data Center Networks (Abstract)

Muhammad Abdullah Adnan , Univ. of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
Rajesh Gupta , Univ. of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
pp. 581-588

DR2: Dynamic Request Routing for Tolerating Latency Variability in Online Cloud Applications (Abstract)

Jieming Zhu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Zibin Zheng , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
Michael R. Lyu , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Eng., Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
pp. 589-596

Towards Network Virtualization Management for Federated Cloud Systems (Abstract)

Mon-Yen Luo , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Kaohsiung Univ. of Appl. Sci., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Shang-Wei Lin , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Kaohsiung Univ. of Appl. Sci., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Jun-Yi Chen , Dept. of Comput. Sci. & Inf. Eng., Nat. Kaohsiung Univ. of Appl. Sci., Kaohsiung, Taiwan
pp. 597

Evaluation Criteria for Cloud Services (Abstract)

Pedro Costa , Dept. de Eng. Inf., Inst. Super. Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Joao Paulo Santos , Dept. de Eng. Inf., Inst. Super. Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Miguel Mira Da Silva , Dept. de Eng. Inf., Inst. Super. Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
pp. 598-605

Cloud Maturity Model (Abstract)

Andre Duarte , Dept. de Eng. Inf., Inst. Super. Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
Miguel Mira Da Silva , Dept. de Eng. Inf., Inst. Super. Tecnico, Lisbon, Portugal
pp. 606-613

Deriving a Distributed Cloud Proxy Architecture for Managed Cloud Service Consumption (Abstract)

Dirk Thatmann , Dept. of Telecommun. Syst., Tech. Univ. Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Mathias Slawig , Dept. of Telecommun. Syst., Tech. Univ. Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Selabstian Zickau , Dept. of Telecommun. Syst., Tech. Univ. Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Axel Kupper , Dept. of Telecommun. Syst., Tech. Univ. Berlin, Berlin, Germany
pp. 614-620

Cloud-as-a-Gift: Effectively Exploiting Personal Cloud Free Accounts via REST APIs (Abstract)

Raul Gracia-Tinedo , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Marc Sanchez Artigas , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
Pedro Garcia Lopez , Univ. Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain
pp. 621-628

Architecture and Key Issues of IMS-Based Cloud Computing (Abstract)

Wei Zhang , Inst. of Commun. & Inf. Syst., Northeastern Univ., Shenyang, China
Weimin Lei , Inst. of Commun. & Inf. Syst., Northeastern Univ., Shenyang, China
Xiao Chen , Inst. of Commun. & Inf. Syst., Northeastern Univ., Shenyang, China
Shaowei Liu , Inst. of Commun. & Inf. Syst., Northeastern Univ., Shenyang, China
pp. 629-635

Cloud-Based Application Whitelisting (Abstract)

Jennia Hizver , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stony Brook Univ., Stony Brook, NY, USA
Tzi-cker Chiueh , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Stony Brook Univ., Stony Brook, NY, USA
pp. 636-643

DartCSim+: Enhanced CloudSim with the Power and Network Models Integrated (Abstract)

Xiang Li , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Xiaohong Jiang , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Kejiang Ye , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
Peng Huang , Coll. of Comput. Sci., Zhejiang Univ., Hangzhou, China
pp. 644-651

Chisel: A Resource Savvy Approach for Handling Skew in MapReduce Applications (Abstract)

Prateek Dhawalia , Dept. of Comp. Sci. & Eng., IIT Madras, Chennai, India
Sriram Kailasam , Dept. of Comp. Sci. & Eng., IIT Madras, Chennai, India
Dharanipragada Janakiram , Dept. of Comp. Sci. & Eng., IIT Madras, Chennai, India
pp. 652-660

QoS-Aware VM Placement in Multi-domain Service Level Agreements Scenarios (Abstract)

Kuan Lu , Gesellschaft fur wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH, Gottingen, Germany
Ramin Yahyapour , Gesellschaft fur wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH, Gottingen, Germany
Philipp Wieder , Gesellschaft fur wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH, Gottingen, Germany
Constantinos Kotsokalis , IT & Media Center, Dortmund Univ. of Technol., Dortmund, Germany
Edwin Yaqub , Gesellschaft fur wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH, Gottingen, Germany
Ali Imran Jehangiri , Gesellschaft fur wissenschaftliche Datenverarbeitung mbH, Gottingen, Germany
pp. 661-668

Broker Emergence in Social Clouds (Abstract)

Ioan Petri , Sch. of Eng., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
Magdalena Punceva , Univ. of Appl. Sci. & Arts, Switzerland
Omer F. Rana , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Inf., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
George Theodorakopoulos , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Inf., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
pp. 669-676

Scale-Space Filtering for Workload Analysis and Forecast (Abstract)

Gustavo A. C. Santos , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
Jose G. R. Maia , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
Leonardo O. Moreira , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
Flavio R. C. Sousa , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
Javam C. Machado , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Ceara, Fortaleza, Brazil
pp. 677-684

Scaling Archived Social Media Data Analysis Using a Hadoop Cloud (Abstract)

Javier Conejero , Dept. of Comput. Syst., Univ. of Castilla-La Mancha, Albacete, Spain
Peter Burnap , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Inf., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
Omer Rana , Sch. of Comput. Sci. & Inf., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
Jeffrey Morgan , Cardiff Sch. of Social Sci., Cardiff Univ., Cardiff, UK
pp. 685-692

PaaS-Independent Provisioning and Management of Applications in the Cloud (Abstract)

Mohamed Sellami , Comput. Sci. Dept., Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
Sami Yangui , Comput. Sci. Dept., Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
Mohamed Mohamed , Comput. Sci. Dept., Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
Samir Tata , Comput. Sci. Dept., Telecom SudParis, Evry, France
pp. 693-700

A Proactive Cloud Management Architecture for Private Clouds (Abstract)

Dapeng Dong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Coll. Cork, Cork, Ireland
John Herbert , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Coll. Cork, Cork, Ireland
pp. 701-708

Concurrency Optimized Task Scheduling for Workflows in Cloud (Abstract)

Yihong Gao , Beijing Key Lab. of Intell. Telecomm. Software & Multimedia, Beijing Univ. of Posts & Telecomm., Beijing, China
Huadong Ma , Beijing Key Lab. of Intell. Telecomm. Software & Multimedia, Beijing Univ. of Posts & Telecomm., Beijing, China
Haitao Zhang , Beijing Key Lab. of Intell. Telecomm. Software & Multimedia, Beijing Univ. of Posts & Telecomm., Beijing, China
Xiangqi Kong , Beijing Key Lab. of Intell. Telecomm. Software & Multimedia, Beijing Univ. of Posts & Telecomm., Beijing, China
Wangyang Wei , Beijing Key Lab. of Intell. Telecomm. Software & Multimedia, Beijing Univ. of Posts & Telecomm., Beijing, China
pp. 709-716

An Architectural Framework for Enforcing Energy Management Policies in Cloud (Abstract)

Marwah M. Alansari , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
Behzad Bordbar , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
pp. 717-724

Understanding Tradeoffs between Power Usage and Performance in a Virtualized Environment (Abstract)

James William Smith , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, UK
Ian Sommerville , Sch. of Comput. Sci., Univ. of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, UK
pp. 725-731

User-Based CPU Verification Scheme for Public Cloud Computing (Abstract)

Huanyang Zheng , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Temple Univ., Temple, TX, USA
Kangkang Li , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Temple Univ., Temple, TX, USA
Chiu C. Tan , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Temple Univ., Temple, TX, USA
Jie Wu , Dept. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Temple Univ., Temple, TX, USA
pp. 732-739

Efficient and Scalable IoT Service Delivery on Cloud (Abstract)

Fei Li , Distrib. Syst. Group, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Michael Voegler , Distrib. Syst. Group, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Markus Claessens , Distrib. Syst. Group, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
Schahram Dustdar , Distrib. Syst. Group, Vienna Univ. of Technol., Vienna, Austria
pp. 740-747

Dynamic Scalability of a Consolidation Service (Abstract)

Ahmed El Rheddane , LIG/UJF, Grenoble, France
Noel De Palma , LIG/UJF, Grenoble, France
Fabienne Boyer , LIG/UJF, Grenoble, France
Frederic Dumont , Inria, Mines de Nantes, Nantes, France
Jean-Marc Menaud , Inria, Mines de Nantes, Nantes, France
Alain Tchana , LIG/UJF, Grenoble, France
pp. 748-754

A Queueing Model to Achieve Proper Elasticity for Cloud Cluster Jobs (Abstract)

Khaled Salah , Dept. of Electr. & Comput. Eng., Khalifa Univ. of Sci., Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
pp. 755-761

Energy Efficient Fault Tolerance for High Performance Computing (HPC) in the Cloud (Abstract)

Ifeanyi P. Egwutuoha , Sch. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Shiping Chen , ICT Centre, Inf. Eng. Lab., CSIRO, Sydney, NSW, Australia
David Levy , Sch. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Bran Selic , Sch. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Rafael Calvo , Sch. of Electr. & Inf. Eng., Univ. of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
pp. 762-769

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