Towards a Public Cloud Services Registry

  • Ahmed Mohammed Ghamry
  • Asma Musabah Alkalbani
  • Vu Tran
  • Yi-Chan Tsai
  • My Ly Hoang
  • Farookh Khadeer HussainEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10569)


Cloud services registry is a cloud services datadase which contains thousands of records of cloud consumers’ reviews and cloud services, such as Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). The data set is harvested from a web portal called Each record holds detail information about the service such as service name, service description, categories, key features, service provider link and review list. Each review contains reviewer name, review date and review content. This work is an extension of our previous work Blue Pages data set [6]. The data set is valuable for future research in cloud service identification, discovery, comparison and selection.


Cloud services data set Service discovery Web harvesting 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ahmed Mohammed Ghamry
    • 1
  • Asma Musabah Alkalbani
    • 1
  • Vu Tran
    • 1
  • Yi-Chan Tsai
    • 1
  • My Ly Hoang
    • 1
  • Farookh Khadeer Hussain
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Decision Support and e-Service Intelligence Lab Centre for Artificial Intelligence School of SoftwareUniversity of TechnologySydneyAustralia

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