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The rise of serverless computing
Castro P., Ishakian V., Muthusamy V., Slominski A. Communications of the ACM 62(12): 44-54, 2019. Type: Article
In spite of a somewhat confusing introduction--“the server is dead, long live the server”--this informative article gives an overview of the relatively new phenomenon of serverless computing. It includes definitions of the se...
Aug 3 2020
Hybrid method for minimizing service delay in edge cloud computing through VM migration and transmission power control
Rodrigues T., Suto K., Nishiyama H., Kato N. IEEE Transactions on Computers 66(5): 810-819, 2017. Type: Article
One of the most important requirements for an edge/cloud computing system is task latency, especially for some specific applications such as security alarm services and actuator feedback control in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)....
Sep 19 2017
Migrating large-scale services to the cloud
Passmore E., Apress, New York, NY, 2016. 122 pp. Type: Book (978-1-484218-72-3)
Are you moving large-scale workloads that cannot scale well to Microsoft Azure? Then you might want to take a look at this book, which discusses lessons learned from large-scale migration to the public cloud (Azure)....
Sep 18 2017
Ocariza F., Bajaj K., Pattabiraman K., Mesbah A. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering 43(2): 128-144, 2017. Type: Article
May 2 2017
How to build a LAMP server
Parker S., CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015. 154 pp. Type: Book (978-1-499754-58-2)
A quick guideline about setting up a LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) web server is provided in this book. The demand for web servers is growing exponentially, and hosting companies nowadays typically offer an option for clients to build, by thems...
Dec 14 2015
Fedora Linux servers with systemd
Petersen R., surfing turtle press, Alameda, CA, 2014. 504 pp. Type: Book (978-1-936280-83-4)
The systemd initialization mechanism has become widely used on Linux servers over the past two years, and this is one of the few books that offers insight into its operation. If you get the second printing, ignore the sentence on the back that tel...
Nov 13 2015
An online integrated resource allocator for guaranteed performance in data centers
Divakaran D., Le T., Gurusamy M. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems 25(6): 1382-1392, 2014. Type: Article
Network resources can easily become the bottleneck in a data center (DC), potentially corrupting service-level objectives. Yet most previous work on resource allocation in virtualized DCs focuses only on server resources, ignoring communication as...
Sep 8 2015
Migrating to the cloud: Oracle client/server modernization
Laszewski T., Nauduri P., Syngress Publishing, Waltham, MA, 2011. 400 pp. Type: Book (978-1-597496-47-6)
Cloud computing provides an alternative to capital investment in information communications technology infrastructure. Instead of building and maintaining a lot of hardware, use someone else’s. There are quite literally dozens of books on th...
Jun 15 2012
Tail behaviour of the area under a random process, with applications to queueing systems, insurance and percolations
Kulik R., Palmowski Z. Queueing Systems: Theory and Applications 68(3-4): 275-284, 2011. Type: Article
Queueing models are used to model applications in various areas, including computer networks, population dynamics, chemical kinetics, stock markets, and actuarial science. These models help provide more insight about such systems and predict certa...
Jan 12 2012
SharePoint 2010 as a development platform
Krause J., Döring M., Langhirt C., Pehlke B., Sterff A., Apress, Berkeley, CA, 2010. 1168 pp. Type: Book (978-1-430227-06-9)
At first glance, it seems as though reading this hefty tome from cover to cover, front to back, would be a daunting task. However, readers should remember that the book’s value is its ability to be used as a resource and a reference; it is f...
Nov 16 2011
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