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Cloud Computing


  • Author: Sandeep Bhowmik, Hooghly Engineering and Technology College, Hooghly
  • Date Published: July 2017
  • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from September 2019
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781316638101

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  • Written in a tutorial style, this comprehensive guide follows a structured approach explaining cloud techniques, models and platforms. Popular cloud services such as Amazon, Google and Microsoft Azure are explained in the text. The security risks and challenges of cloud computing are discussed in detail with useful examples. Emerging trends including mobile cloud computing and internet of things are discussed in the book for the benefit of the readers. Numerous review questions, multiple choice exercises and case studies facilitate enhanced understanding. This textbook is ideal for undergraduate and graduate students of computer science engineering, and information technology.

    • Presents in-depth coverage on fundamental concepts and essential technologies of cloud computing
    • Emphasizes popular cloud services and security issues
    • Contains case studies and emerging trends including internet of things
    • Includes numerous review questions and multiple choice questions for better understanding
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    Product details

    • Date Published: July 2017
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781316638101
    • length: 426 pages
    • dimensions: 240 x 178 x 18 mm
    • weight: 0.56kg
    • availability: Temporarily unavailable - available from September 2019
  • Table of Contents

    1. Introduction
    2. Evolution and enabling technologies
    3. Benefits and challenges
    4. Cloud computing model
    5. Cloud computing services
    6. Security reference model
    7. Resource virtualization
    8. Resource pooling, sharing and provisioning
    9. Scaling in the cloud
    10. Capacity planning
    11. Load balancing
    12. Service-oriented architecture
    13. File system and storage
    14. Database technology
    15. Content delivery network
    16. Security issues
    17. Privacy and compliance issues
    18. Portability and interoperability issues
    19. Cloud management and a programming model case study
    20. Popular cloud services
    21. Mobile cloud computing and internet of things
    Appendix I. Hot research topics

  • Author

    Sandeep Bhowmik, Hooghly Engineering and Technology College, Hooghly
    Sandeep Bhowmik is currently working as Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Hooghly Engineering and Technology College, India. He obtained his M.Tech. degree in software engineering from Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology), West Bengal. His areas of interest include application of soft computing technique in data processing and information security.

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