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  1. Content type: Research

    The widespread use of digital images has led to a new challenge in digital image forensics. These images can be used in court as evidence of criminal cases. However, digital images are easily manipulated which...

    Authors: Muhammad Faiz, Nor Badrul Anuar, Ainuddin Wahid Abdul Wahab, Shahaboddin Shamshirband and Anthony T. Chronopoulos

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:18

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    Cloud computing has been established as a technology for providing needs-orientated and use-dependent IT resources, which now are being used more frequently for business information systems. Particularly in te...

    Authors: André Müller, André Ludwig and Bogdan Franczyk

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:15

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    The energy consumption of cloud computing continues to be an area of significant concern as data center growth continues to increase. This paper reports on an energy efficient interoperable cloud architecture ...

    Authors: Django Armstrong, Karim Djemame and Richard Kavanagh

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:14

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  4. Content type: Review

    Cloud computing evolved from the concept of utility computing, which is defined as the provision of computational and storage resources as a metered service. Another key characteristic of cloud computing is mu...

    Authors: Nelson Mimura Gonzalez, Tereza Cristina Melo de Brito Carvalho and Charles Christian Miers

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:13

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    Cloud computing is a ubiquitous network access model to a shared pool of configurable computing resources where available resources must be checked and scheduled using an efficient task scheduler to be assigne...

    Authors: Samir Elmougy, Shahenda Sarhan and Manar Joundy

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:12

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  6. Content type: Research

    SCADA systems allow users to monitor and/or control physical devices, processes, and events remotely and in real-time. As these systems are critical to industrial processes, they are often run on highly reliab...

    Authors: Philip Church, Harald Mueller, Caspar Ryan, Spyridon V. Gogouvitis, Andrzej Goscinski and Zahir Tari

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:11

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  7. Content type: Research

    The NIST definition of cloud computing has been accepted by the majority of the community as the best available description to fully capture the variety of factors which determine how different stakeholders cr...

    Authors: Neil Caithness, Michel Drescher and David Wallom

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:10

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  8. Content type: Research

    Data owners with large volumes of data can outsource spatial databases by taking advantage of the cost-effective cloud computing model with attractive on-demand features such as scalability and high computing ...

    Authors: Ibrahim Kamel, Ayesha M. Talha and Zaher Al Aghbari

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:5

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  9. Content type: Research

    Dynamic workloads in cloud computing can be managed through live migration of virtual machines from overloaded or underloaded hosts to other hosts to save energy and/or mitigate performance-related Service Lev...

    Authors: Dorian Minarolli, Artan Mazrekaj and Bernd Freisleben

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:4

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  10. Content type: Research

    One of the challenges of cloud computing is effective resource management due to its auto-scaling feature. Prediction techniques have been proposed for cloud computing to improve cloud resource management. Thi...

    Authors: Ali Yadavar Nikravesh, Samuel A. Ajila and Chung-Horng Lung

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:3

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  11. Content type: Research

    Migrating existing resources to cloud computing is a strategic organisational decision that can be difficult. It requires the consideration and evaluation of a wide range of technical and organisational aspect...

    Authors: Adel Alkhalil, Reza Sahandi and David John

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:2

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  12. Content type: Research

    Computation offloading is a promising way to improve the performance as well as reducing the battery power consumption of a mobile application by executing some parts of the application on a remote server. Rec...

    Authors: Xing Chen, Shihong Chen, Xuee Zeng, Xianghan Zheng, Ying Zhang and Chunming Rong

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2017 6:1

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  13. Content type: Research

    There is high demand for library routines that can be included into arbitrary programs and executed in parallel in the Cloud. So our approach is to provide a framework that supports the parallelized execution ...

    Authors: Thomas Feilhauer and Martin Sobotka

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:20

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  14. Content type: Research

    With the consolidation of computer services in large cloud-based data centers, almost all applications and even application development execute in virtualized systems (VS’s), sometimes nested. Whether it is in...

    Authors: Cédric Biancheri and Michel R. Dagenais

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:19

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  15. Content type: Review

    Cloud Computing has been used by different types of clients because it has many advantages, including the minimization of infrastructure resources costs, and its elasticity property, which allows services to b...

    Authors: Patricia T. Endo, Moisés Rodrigues, Glauco E. Gonçalves, Judith Kelner, Djamel H. Sadok and Calin Curescu

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:16

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  16. Content type: Research

    The Cloud Adoption Risk Assessment Model is designed to help cloud customers in assessing the risks that they face by selecting a specific cloud service provider. It evaluates background information obtained f...

    Authors: Erdal Cayirci, Alexandr Garaga, Anderson Santana de Oliveira and Yves Roudier

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:14

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  17. Content type: Research

    Although several cloud storage systems have been proposed, most of them can provide highly efficient point queries only because of the key-value pairs storing mechanism. For these systems, satisfying complex m...

    Authors: Jing He, Yue Wu, Yunyun Dong, Yunchun Zhang and Wei Zhou

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:10

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  18. Content type: Research

    Energy consumption for datacenter has grown significantly and the trend is still growing due to the increasing popularity of cloud computing. Datacenter networks (DCNs), however, are starting to consume a grea...

    Authors: Xiaolin Li, Chung-Horng Lung and Shikharesh Majumdar

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:9

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  19. Content type: Review

    With increased demand for computing resources at a lower cost by end-users, cloud infrastructure providers need to find ways to protect their revenue. To achieve this, infrastructure providers aim to increase ...

    Authors: Abdul R. Hummaida, Norman W. Paton and Rizos Sakellariou

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:7

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  20. Content type: Research

    Cloud computing is an emerging technology in the field of computing that provides access to a wide range of shared resources. The rapid growth of cloud computing has led to establishing numerous data centers a...

    Authors: Auday Al-Dulaimy, Wassim Itani, Ahmed Zekri and Rached Zantout

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:6

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  21. Content type: Research

    Enterprises are enhancing investments in cloud services setting up data centers to meet growing demand. A typical investment is of the order of millions of dollars, infrastructure and recurring cost included. ...

    Authors: Snehanshu Saha, Jyotirmoy Sarkar, Avantika Dwivedi, Nandita Dwivedi, Anand M. Narasimhamurthy and Ranjan Roy

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:1

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    The Erratum to this article has been published in Journal of Cloud Computing 2016 5:13

  22. Content type: Research

    Cloud service providers negotiate SLAs for customer services they offer based on the reliability of performance and availability of their lower-level platform infrastructure. While availability management is m...

    Authors: Li Zhang, Yichuan Zhang, Pooyan Jamshidi, Lei Xu and Claus Pahl

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:23

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  23. Content type: Research

    Cloud computing is an emerging, revenue generating and internet based technology, where computing power, storage and other resources are provided to the stakeholders in a single package. The traditional online...

    Authors: Sabout Nagaraju and Latha Parthiban

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:22

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  24. Content type: Research

    Cloud Computing is a successful paradigm for deploying scalable and highly available web applications at low cost. In real life scenarios, the applications are expected to be scalable and consistent. Data part...

    Authors: Swati Ahirrao and Rajesh Ingle

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:21

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  25. Content type: Research

    Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) has become one of the most dominant features that cloud computing offers nowadays. IaaS enables datacenter’s hardware to get virtualized which allows Cloud providers to creat...

    Authors: Mohammed Rashid Chowdhury, Mohammad Raihan Mahmud and Rashedur M. Rahman

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:20

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  26. Content type: Research

    Despite the rapid expansion and uptake of cloud based services, lack of trust in the provenance of such services represents a significant inhibiting factor in the further expansion of such service. This paper ...

    Authors: Bin Ye, Gareth Howells, Mustafa Haciosman and Frank Wang

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:19

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  27. Content type: Research

    Various services are now available in the Cloud, ranging from turnkey databases and application servers to high-level services such as continuous integration or source version control. To stand out of this div...

    Authors: Franck Chauvel, Hui Song, Nicolas Ferry and Franck Fleurey

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:18

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  28. Content type: Research

    New VM instances are created from static templates that contain the basic configuration of the VM to achieve elasticity with regards to capacity. Instance specific settings can be injected into the VM during t...

    Authors: Django Armstrong, Daniel Espling, Johan Tordsson, Karim Djemame and Erik Elmroth

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:17

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  29. Content type: Research

    Cloud computing has quickly become the de facto means to deploy large scale systems in a robust and cost effective manner. Central to the maintenance of large scale systems is monitoring which allows for the d...

    Authors: Jonathan Stuart Ward and Adam Barker

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:16

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  30. Content type: Research

    Cloud computing services are used in many businesses. However, little is known about the components of service value in B2B cloud computing services from a customer perspective. In the B2C service literature, ...

    Authors: Roland S. Padilla, Simon K. Milton and Lester W. Johnson

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:15

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  31. Content type: Research

    Cloud computing offers various computational resources via convenient on-demand service provision. Currently, heterogeneous services and cloud resources are usually utilized and managed through diverse service...

    Authors: Daren Fang, Xiaodong Liu, Imed Romdhani and Claus Pahl

    Citation: Journal of Cloud Computing 2015 4:14

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