Cloud Technology: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1466665408
  • ISBN-13: 9781466665408
  • DDC: 004.67
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 2300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released January 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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As the Web grows and expands into ever more remote parts of the world, the availability of resources over the Internet increases exponentially. Making use of this widely prevalent tool, organizations and individuals can share and store knowledge like never before. Cloud Technology: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications investigates the latest research in the ubiquitous Web, exploring the use of applications and software that make use of the Internet's anytime, anywhere availability. By bringing together research and ideas from across the globe, this publication will be of use to computer engineers, software developers, and end users in business, education, medicine, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Associate Editors.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Fundamental Concepts and Theories.
1: Cloud Computing Overview.
2: Cloud Computing Terms, Definitions, and Taxonomy.
3: Cloud Libraries: Issues and Challenges.
4: Libraries and Cloud Computing Models: a Changing Paradigm.
5: Value Co-Creation in Cloud Services.
6: From Mainframe to Cloud.
7: Infrastructure as a Service.
8: A Survey on Research Initiatives for Healthcare Clouds.
9: The Compute Infrastructures for Big Data Analytics.
10: Accessing Big Data in the Cloud Using Mobile Devices.
11: Mobile Cloud Computing: Technologies, Services, and Applications.
12: Energy-Efficiency in a Cloud Computing Backbone.
13: Testing in the Cloud: Balancing the Value and Risks.
14: Concolic Test Generation and the Cloud: Deployment and Verification Perspectives.
15: Cloud Computing Forensics.
16: Legal Process and Requirements for Cloud Forensic Investigations.
Development and Design Methodologies.
17: Data Recovery Strategies for Cloud Environments.
18: A Theoretical Foundation of Demand Driven Web Services.
19: Towards Federation and Interoperability of Cloud Storage Systems.
20: Dashboard Services for Pragmatics-Based Interoperability in Cloud and Ubiquitous Manufacturing.
21: A New Framework for Building Academic Library through Cloud Computing.
22: A Cloud-Oriented Reference Architecture to Digital Library Systems.
23: Application of Cloud-Based Simulation in Scientific Research.
24: A Cognitive Access Framework for Security and Privacy Protection in Mobile Cloud Computin.
25: A Framework for Compliance and Security Coverage Estimation for Cloud Services: A Cloud Insurance Model.
26: Designing a Forensic–Enabling Cloud Ecosystem.
27: Cloud Environment Controls Assessment Framework.