Economic Models and Algorithms for Distributed Systems

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-8896-6 (Print) 978-3-7643-8899-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-VI

  2. Economic Models and Algorithms for Distributed Systems

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      Pages 1-3

      Economic Models and Algorithms for Distributed Systems

  3. Reputation Mechanisms and Trust

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-8

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      Pages 9-23

      A Belief-based Trust Model for Dynamic Service Selection

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      Pages 25-43

      Reputation, Pricing and the E-Science Grid

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      Pages 45-61

      Trust-oriented Utility-based Community Structure in Multiagent Systems

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      Pages 63-81

      Formation of Virtual Organizations in Grids: A Game-Theoretic Approach

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      Pages 83-104

      Towards Dynamic Authentication in the Grid — Secure and Mobile Business Workflows Using GSet

  4. Service Level Agreements

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 105-108

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      Pages 109-127

      Enforcing Service Level Agreements Using an Economically Enhanced Resource Manager

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      Pages 129-141

      Extended Resource Management Using Client Classification and Economic Enhancements

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      Pages 143-159

      Mitigating Provider Uncertainty in Service Provision Contracts

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      Pages 161-180

      Text-Content-Analysis based on the Syntactic Correlations between Ontologies

  5. Business Models and Market Mechanisms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 181-185

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      Pages 187-208

      Cloud Computing Value Chains: Understanding Businesses and Value Creation in the Cloud

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      Pages 209-220

      A Model for Determining the Optimal Capacity Investment for Utility Computing

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      Pages 221-237

      A Combinatorial Exchange for Complex Grid Services

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      Pages 239-256

      Heuristic Scheduling in Grid Environments: Reducing the Operational Energy Demand

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      Pages 257-269

      Facing Price Risks in Internet-of-Services Markets