Grid Economics and Business Models

5th International Workshop, GECON 2008, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, August 26, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Jörn Altmann
  • Dirk Neumann
  • Thomas Fahringer
Conference proceedings GECON 2008

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5206)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Grid Business Modeling

    1. Justin Ferris, Mike Surridge, E. Rowland Watkins
      Pages 1-12
    2. Ioannis Papagiannis, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Magdalini Kardara, Vassiliki Andronikou, Theodora Varvarigou
      Pages 28-40
  3. Market Mechanisms for the Grid

    1. Lior Amar, Ahuva Mu’alem, Jochen Stößer
      Pages 41-57
    2. Costas Courcoubetis, Manos Dramitinos, Thierry Rayna, Sergios Soursos, George D. Stamoulis
      Pages 58-72
    3. Nikolay Borissov, Arun Anandasivam, Niklas Wirström, Dirk Neumann
      Pages 73-88
  4. Grid Markets

  5. Grid Architectures

    1. Carmelo Ragusa, Francesco Longo, Antonio Puliafito
      Pages 113-124
    2. Omer Rana, Martijn Warnier, Thomas B. Quillinan, Frances Brazier
      Pages 125-139
  6. Research Projects on Business Modeling

    1. Katarina Stanoevska-Slabeva, Davide Maria Parrilli, George Thanos
      Pages 140-151
    2. Justin Ferris, Mike Surridge, E. Rowland Watkins, Thomas Fahringer, Radu Prodan, Frank Glinka et al.
      Pages 152-162
    3. Eduardo Oliveros, Henar Muñoz, David Cantelar, Steve Taylor
      Pages 163-172
  7. Research Projects on Market Mechanisms

    1. Jens Nimis, Arun Anandasivam, Nikolay Borissov, Garry Smith, Dirk Neumann, Niklas Wirström et al.
      Pages 173-184
    2. Jörn Altmann, Costas Courcoubetis, George D. Stamoulis, Manos Dramitinos, Thierry Rayna, Marcel Risch et al.
      Pages 185-196
    3. Ruby Krishnaswamy, Leandro Navarro, René Brunner, Xavier León, Xavier Vilajosana
      Pages 197-207
  8. Research Projects on Grid Architecture

    1. Jan Wiebelitz, Stefano Dal Pra, Wolfgang Müller, Gabriele von Voigt
      Pages 208-216
    2. Francesca Toni, Mary Grammatikou, Stella Kafetzoglou, Leonidas Lymberopoulos, Symeon Papavassileiou, Dorian Gaertner et al.
      Pages 217-225
    3. Dominic Battré, Karim Djemame, Iain Gourlay, Matthias Hovestadt, Odej Kao, James Padgett et al.
      Pages 226-233
  9. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Workshop on Grid Economics and Business Models, GECON 2008, held in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, August 2008.

The 10 full papers included in this volume were carefully selected from 27 submission. They aim at presenting current results and innovative research in the area of grid economics. The papers are organized in topical sections on grid business modeling, market mechanisms for the grid, grid markets, and grid architectures.

The proceedings are rounded off by 9 project reports that give an overview of the current and ongoing research in grid economics.


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Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-85484-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-85485-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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