Credit Transfer for Market-Based Infrastructure

  • Tyler Close
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4107)


The lingua franca of a market-based resource allocation infrastructure is the credit transfer protocol. The protocol design determines the expressible access-control policies and the supported trading patterns. This paper presents a protocol supporting fine grained manipulation of ownership authorities for enhanced expressiveness.


Virtual Machine Resource Provider Market Liquidity Change Market Condition Credit Transfer 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tyler Close
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  1. 1.HP LabsPalo Alto

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