Web-Scale Data Management for the Cloud, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1461468566
  • ISBN-13: 9781461468561
  • DDC: 004.6782
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 193 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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The efficient management of a consistent and integrated database is a central task in modern IT and highly relevant for science and industry. Hardly any critical enterprise solution comes without any functionality for managing data in its different forms. Web-Scale Data Management for the Cloud addresses fundamental challenges posed by the need and desire to provide database functionality in the context of the Database as a Service (DBaaS) paradigm for database outsourcing. This book also discusses the motivation of the new paradigm of cloud computing, and its impact to data outsourcing and service-oriented computing in data-intensive applications. Techniques with respect to the support in the current cloud environments, major challenges, and future trends are covered in the last section of this book. A survey addressing the techniques and special requirements for building database services are provided in this book as well.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Data Cloudification.
2: Virtualization for Data Management Services.
3: Transactional Data Management Services for the Cloud.
4: Web-Scale Analytics for BIG Data.
5: Cloud-Specific Services for Data Management.
6: Overview and Comparison of Current Database-as-a-Service Systems.
7: Summary and Outlook.