Cloud Monitoring Data Challenges: A Systematic Review

  • Asif Qumer GillEmail author
  • Sarhang Hevary
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9947)


Organizations need to continuously monitor, source and process large amount of operational data for optimizing the cloud computing environment. The research problem is: what are cloud monitoring data challenges – in particular virtual CPU monitoring data? This paper adopts a Systematic Literature Review (SLR) approach to identify and report cloud monitoring data challenges. SLR approach was applied to initially identify a large set of 1861 papers. Finally, 24 of 1861 relevant papers were selected and reviewed to identify the five major challenges of cloud monitoring data: monitoring technology, virtualization technology, energy, availability and performance. The results of this review are expected to help researchers and practitioners to understand cloud computing data challenges and develop innovative techniques and strategies to deal with these challenges.


Big data Cloud computing Capacity planning Monitoring And virtual CPU 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of SoftwareUniversity of Technology SydneyUltimoAustralia

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