Grid Economics and Business Models

6th International Workshop, GECON 2009, Delft, The Netherlands, August 24, 2009. Proceedings

  • Jörn Altmann
  • Rajkumar Buyya
  • Omer F. Rana
Conference proceedings GECON 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5745)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Market Models and Mechanisms

    1. Christian Bodenstein, Tim Püschel, Markus Hedwig, Dirk Neumann
      Pages 1-14
    2. Sébastien Noël, Pierre Manneback, Gheorghe Cosmin Silaghi
      Pages 15-27
    3. Robin Mason, Costas Courcoubetis, Natalia Miliou
      Pages 28-45
  3. Business Support Tools

    1. Marcel Risch, Jörn Altmann, Li Guo, Alan Fleming, Costas Courcoubetis
      Pages 46-59
    2. Ivona Brandic, Dejan Music, Philipp Leitner, Schahram Dustdar
      Pages 60-73
  4. Business-Related Resource Allocation

    1. Eugen Volk, Marcus Müller, Ansger Jacob, Peter Racz, Martin Waldburger
      Pages 88-101
    2. Dimosthenis Kyriazis, Konstantinos Tserpes, Ioannis Papagiannis, Kleopatra Konstanteli, Theodora Varvarigou
      Pages 102-115
  5. Work-in-Progress on Economic and Legal Models

  6. Work-in-Progress on Business Models

    1. Jürgen Falkner, Anette Weisbecker
      Pages 140-149
    2. Frank Dickmann, Mathias Kaspar, Benjamin Löhnhardt, Nick Kepper, Fred Viezens, Frank Hertel et al.
      Pages 150-159
  7. Work-in-Progress on Economic-Aware Architectures

    1. Nikolay Borissov, Simon Caton, Omer Rana, Aharon Levine
      Pages 160-170
    2. Steve Taylor, Mike Surridge, Giuseppe Laria, Pierluigi Ritrovato, Lutz Schubert
      Pages 171-181
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Grid Economics and Business Models, GECON 2009, held in Delft, The Netherlands, August 2009. 

The 8 full papers included in this volume were carefully selected from 25 submissions. They aim at presenting current results and innovative research in the area of Grid economics. The papers are organized in topical sections on market models and mechanisms, business support tools and business-related resource allocation.

The proceedings are rounded off by 6 papers on research-in-progress which were selected from many paper submissions. These papers provide an overview about ongoing research projects on Grid and Cloud economics, addressing economic-related research in Cloud computing and software services.


Cloud Computing architectures cloud services eBusiness eCommerce grid applications grid computing market models micropayment ubiquitous computing visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Jörn Altmann
    • 1
  • Rajkumar Buyya
    • 2
  • Omer F. Rana
    • 3
  1. 1.TEMEP, School of Industrial and Management EngineeringSeoul National UniversitySeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.Grid Computing and Distributed Systems (GRIDS) Laboratory, Department of Computer Science and Software EngineeringUniversity of MelbourneMelbourneAustralia
  3. 3.School of Computer Science/Welsh eScience CentreCardiff UniversityCardiffUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-03863-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-03864-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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