Data Intensive Storage Services for Cloud Environments, 1st Edition

  • Dimosthenis Kyriazis
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  • ISBN-10: 1466639350
  • ISBN-13: 9781466639355
  • DDC: 004.67
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 317 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released July 2013
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Provides an overview of the current and potential approaches towards data storage services and its relationship to cloud environments. This reference source brings together research on storage technologies in cloud environments and various disciplines useful for both professionals and researchers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Commercial and Distributed Storage Systems.
2: Key Distributed Components for a Large-Scale Object Storage.
3: Content Centric Storage and Current Storage Systems.
4: Business Models and Billing Challenges.
5: Towards Federation and Interoperability of Cloud Storage Systems.
6: SLA Management in Storage Clouds.
7: Cloud Access Control Mechanisms.
8: Compliance in the Cloud.
9: Media Convergence and Cloud Technologies: Smart Storage, Better Workflows.
10: Telecommunication Industry: Storage and Mobility.
11: Data Intensive Enterprise Applications.
12: Cloud Computing for Earth Observation.
13: Cloud-TM: An Elastic, Self-Tuning Transactional Store for the Cloud.
14: Storage Security and Technical Challenges of Cloud Computing.
15: Flashing in the Cloud: Shedding Some Light on NAND Flash Memory Storage Systems.
16: XtreemFS: A File System for the Cloud.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.