© 2019

Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services

16th International Conference, GECON 2019, Leeds, UK, September 17–19, 2019, Proceedings

  • Karim Djemame
  • Jörn Altmann
  • José Ángel Bañares
  • Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
  • Maurizio Naldi
Conference proceedings GECON 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11819)

Also part of the Computer Communication Networks and Telecommunications book sub series (LNCCN, volume 11819)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Blockchain Technology and Smart Contracts

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Damiano Di Francesco Maesa, Alessio Lunardelli, Paolo Mori, Laura Ricci
      Pages 3-14
    3. Muriel F. Franco, Martin J. J. Bucher, Eder J. Scheid, Lisandro Z. Granville, Burkhard Stiller
      Pages 15-28
    4. Andrea Lisi, Andrea De Salve, Paolo Mori, Laura Ricci
      Pages 29-42
  3. Cost-Based Computing Allocation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Jens Haussmann, Wolfgang Blochinger, Wolfgang Kuechlin
      Pages 45-53
    3. Danielle Movsowitz-Davidow, Nir Lavi, Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
      Pages 54-62
    4. J.-Ch. Grégoire, Angèle M. Foley
      Pages 63-70
    5. Peini Liu, Gusseppe Bravo, Jordi Guitart
      Pages 71-80
  4. Resource, Service and Communication Federations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Ram Govinda Aryal, Jamie Marshall, Jörn Altmann
      Pages 83-96
    3. Unai Arronategui, José Ángel Bañares, José Manuel Colom
      Pages 97-110
  5. Economic Assessment, Business and Pricing Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 125-125
    2. Bruno Rodrigues, Muriel Franco, Geetha Parangi, Burkhard Stiller
      Pages 154-166
  6. Blockchain and Network Function Virtualization Technologies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Evgenia Kapassa, Marios Touloupou, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, José Bonnet, Carlos Parada, Thomas Soenen et al.
      Pages 169-177

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Economics of Grids, 
Clouds, Systems, and Services, GECON 2019, held in Leeds, UK, in September 2019. 
The 12 full papers and 10 short papers presented in this book were carefully reviewed and selected  from 48 submissions. This GECON 2019 proceedings was structured in selected topics, namely: blockchain technology and smart contracts; cost-based computing allocation; resource, service and communication federations; economic assessment, business and pricing models; blockchain and network function virtualization technologies; economic models for cyber-physical systems, industry 4.0 and sustainable systems; resource management; and emerging ideas. 


service level agreement cloud computing economics of blockchain scheduling economics-based optimization politics-impacted internet economically efficient resource allocation business models internet of things crowdsourcing data pricing energy aware management cloud federation economically assessed security spectrum licensing cost models property rights enforcement

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.University of LeedsLeedsUK
  2. 2.Seoul National UniversitySeoulKorea (Republic of)
  3. 3.University of ZaragozaZaragozaSpain
  4. 4.Technion – Israel Institute of Technology and University of HaifaHaifaIsrael
  5. 5.LUMSA UniversityRomeItaly

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