Written in a tutorial style, this comprehensive guide follows a structured approach explaining cloud techniques, models and platforms. Popular cloud services such as Amazon, Google and Microsoft Azure are explained in the text. The security risks and challenges of cloud computing are discussed in detail with useful examples. Emerging trends including mobile cloud computing and internet of things are discussed in the book for the benefit of the readers. Numerous review questions, multiple choice exercises and case studies facilitate enhanced understanding. This textbook is ideal for undergraduate and graduate students of computer science engineering, and information technology.
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Evolution and Enablng Technologies
Benefits and Challenges
Cloud Computing Model
Cloud Computing Services
Security Reference Model
Resource Pooling Sharing and Provisioning
Content Delivery Network
Privacy and Compliance Issues
Portability and Interoperability Issues
Cloud Management and a Programming Model Case Study
Popular Cloud Services
Mobile Cloud Computing and The Internet of Things
Amazon Amazon S3 Amazon Web Services Aneka APIs application development approach architecture auto-scaling capacity planning cloud computing cloud deployment cloud environment cloud provider cloud security cloud service providers cloud storage cloud vendors communication computing facilities computing infrastructure computing model computing resources computing services computing system consumer’s content delivery content delivery network cost data centers delivered devices distributed dynamic enterprises file system grid computing Hadoop hardware host hypervisor IaaS implementation instance interface Internet interoperability issues Jericho Forum layer load balancing machine image MapReduce mobile computing multi-tenancy multiple NIST nodes NoSQL database offered on-demand open-source operating system organization outsourcing PaaS performance physical resources platform portability private cloud processing programming provider’s public cloud requirements resource pool SaaS Salesforce.com scalability scaling service consumers service-oriented architecture solution standard stored task traditional computing users virtual appliance virtual machines virtual servers