Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services (Paperback)

8th International Workshop, GECON 2011, Paphos, Cyprus, December 5, 2011, Revised Selected Papers (Lecture Notes in Computer Science #7150)

By Kurt Vanmechelen (Editor), Jorn Altmann (Editor), Omer F. Rana (Editor)

Springer, 9783642286742, 197pp.

Publication Date: March 16, 2012

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This book constitutes the refereed post-proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services, GECON 2011, held in Paphos, Cyprus, in December 2011. The 9 revised full papers presented together with 5 work in progress papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 27 papers. The papers are organized in topical sections on market mechanisms and negotiation; cost models, charging, and trading platforms; resource allocation, scheduling, and admission control; and two work in progress sections: risk assessment and economics of cloud services; and cost-aware adoption of cloud services.