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Cloud Computing and Services Sciences

International Conference in Cloud Computing and Services Sciences, CLOSER 2014 Barcelona Spain, April 3–5, 2014 Revised Selected Papers

  • Markus Helfert
  • Frédéric Desprez
  • Donald Ferguson
  • Frank Leymann
  • Victor Méndez Munoz
Conference proceedings CLOSER 2014

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 512)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Invited Paper

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. L. Vázquez-Poletti, D. Santos-Muñoz, I. M. Llorente, F. Valero
      Pages 3-11
  3. Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Hanene Boussi Rahmouni, Kamran Munir, Marco Casassa Mont, Tony Solomonides
      Pages 15-30
    3. Paolo Bonacquisto, Giuseppe Di Modica, Giuseppe Petralia, Orazio Tomarchio
      Pages 31-46
    4. Soheil Qanbari, Fei Li, Schahram Dustdar, Tian-Shyr Dai
      Pages 47-62
    5. Per-Olov Östberg, Niclas Lockner
      Pages 63-80
    6. Luca Pino, George Spanoudakis, Andreas Fuchs, Sigrid Gürgens
      Pages 81-99
    7. Mauro Andreolini, Marcello Pietri, Stefania Tosi, Riccardo Lancellotti
      Pages 100-116
    8. Kaniz Fatema, Philip D. Healy, Vincent C. Emeakaroha, John P. Morrison, Theo Lynn
      Pages 117-133
    9. Walid Benghabrit, Hervé Grall, Jean-Claude Royer, Mohamed Sellami, Monir Azraoui, Kaoutar Elkhiyaoui et al.
      Pages 134-150
    10. Uwe Breitenbücher, Tobias Binz, Oliver Kopp, Frank Leymann, Matthias Wieland
      Pages 151-168
    11. Shigetoshi Yokoyama, Nobukazu Yoshioka
      Pages 169-186
    12. Ahmed Shaker Saidah, Nashwa Abdelbaki
      Pages 187-199
    13. Marcos Aurélio Almeida da Silva, Andrey Sadovykh
      Pages 200-212
    14. Athanasia Evangelinou, Nunzio Andrea Galante, George Kousiouris, Gabriele Giammatteo, Elton Kevani, Christoforos Stampoltas et al.
      Pages 213-227
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 229-229

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science, CLOSER 2014, held in Barcelona, Spain, in April 2014.

The 14 papers presented were selected from 127 paper submissions. The papers focus on the following topics: cloud computing fundamentals; services science foundations for cloud computing; cloud computing platforms and applications; cloud computing enabling technologies; and mobile cloud computing services.


business processes cloud computing distributed systems mobile computing performance security service-oriented computing service science software engineering web services

Editors and affiliations

  • Markus Helfert
    • 1
  • Frédéric Desprez
    • 2
  • Donald Ferguson
    • 3
  • Frank Leymann
    • 4
  • Victor Méndez Munoz
    • 5
  1. 1.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublin 9Ireland
  2. 2.LIP / Inria Ecole normale supérieure de LyonLyonFrance
  4. 4.University of StuttgartStuttgartGermany
  5. 5.Universitat Autònoma de BarcelonaBellaterraSpain

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Cloud Computing and Services Sciences
  • Book Subtitle International Conference in Cloud Computing and Services Sciences, CLOSER 2014 Barcelona Spain, April 3–5, 2014 Revised Selected Papers
  • Editors Markus Helfert
    Frédéric Desprez
    Donald Ferguson
    Frank Leymann
    Victor Méndez Munoz
  • Series Title Communications in Computer and Information Science
  • Series Abbreviated Title Communic.Comp.Inf.Science
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-25413-5
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-25414-2
  • Series ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series E-ISSN 1865-0937
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 229
  • Number of Illustrations 53 b/w illustrations, 67 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Software Engineering
    Management of Computing and Information Systems
    IT in Business
    Computer Communication Networks
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