Cloud Infrastructure & Applications – CloudIA

  • Anthony Sulistio
  • Christoph Reich
  • Frank Doelitzscher
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5931)

Abstract

The idea behind Cloud Computing is to deliver Infrastructure-as-a-Services and Software-as-a-Service over the Internet on an easy pay-per-use business model. To harness the potentials of Cloud Computing for e-Learning and research purposes, and to small- and medium-sized enterprises, the Hochschule Furtwangen University establishes a new project, called Cloud Infrastructure & Applications (CloudIA). The CloudIA project is a market-oriented cloud infrastructure that leverages different virtualization technologies, by supporting Service-Level Agreements for various service offerings. This paper describes the CloudIA project in details and mentions our early experiences in building a private cloud using an existing infrastructure.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anthony Sulistio
    • 1
  • Christoph Reich
    • 1
  • Frank Doelitzscher
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceHochschule Furtwangen UniversityGermany

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