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ARGON: A Tool for Modeling Cloud Resources

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10797)

Abstract

Configuration Management Tools (CMTs) have achieved automate the orchestration of infrastructure provisioning in the Cloud. However, CTMs are managed through script languages in a manually intensive manner. As a result, CMTs management is a time-consuming and error-prone activity. In a previous work, to face this issue, we have presented ARGON tool which models the cloud infrastructure and generate scripts for managing the CMTs. In this paper, we propose an extension of ARGON tool with functionalities both to modeling computing, storage, networking and elasticity in the Cloud and to model the middleware needed for the proper operation of cloud-based software applications.

Keywords

Cloud computing DevOps Infrastructure as code Cloud infrastructure provisioning Model-Driven development 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This research is supported by the Value@Cloud project (TIN2013-46300-R).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Escuela Politécnica NacionalQuitoEcuador
  2. 2.Universitat Politècnica de ValènciaValenciaSpain

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