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2011 International Conference on Cloud and Service Computing (2011)
Hong Kong, China
Dec. 12, 2011 to Dec. 14, 2011
ISBN: 978-1-4577-1635-5
pp: 1-10
Rajkumar Buyya , Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory, Department of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Saurabh Kumar Garg , Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory, Department of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Rodrigo N. Calheiros , Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory, Department of Computing and Information Systems, The University of Melbourne, Australia
ABSTRACT
Cloud computing systems promise to offer subscription-oriented, enterprise-quality computing services to users worldwide. With the increased demand for delivering services to a large number of users, they need to offer differentiated services to users and meet their quality expectations. Existing resource management systems in data centers are yet to support Service Level Agreement (SLA)-oriented resource allocation, and thus need to be enhanced to realize cloud computing and utility computing. In addition, no work has been done to collectively incorporate customer-driven service management, computational risk management, and autonomic resource management into a market-based resource management system to target the rapidly changing enterprise requirements of Cloud computing. This paper presents vision, challenges, and architectural elements of SLA-oriented resource management. The proposed architecture supports integration of market-based provisioning policies and virtualisation technologies for flexible allocation of resources to applications. The performance results obtained from our working prototype system shows the feasibility and effectiveness of SLA-based resource provisioning in Clouds.
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R. N. Calheiros, R. Buyya and S. K. Garg, "SLA-oriented resource provisioning for cloud computing: Challenges, architecture, and solutions," 2011 International Conference on Cloud and Service Computing(CSC), Hong Kong, China, 2011, pp. 1-10.
doi:10.1109/CSC.2011.6138522
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