Publication type: Book part
Type of review: Editorial review
Title: Open cloud computing interface in data management-related setups
Authors: Edmonds, Andrew
Metsch, Thijs
Papaspyrou, Alexander
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-20045-8_2
Published in: Grid and cloud database management
Editors of the parent work: Fiore, Sandro
Aloisio, Giovanni
Page(s): 23
Pages to: 48
Issue Date: 2011
Publisher / Ed. Institution: Springer
Publisher / Ed. Institution: Heidelberg
ISBN: 978-3-642-20044-1
Language: English
Subjects: Cloudcomputing; OCCI
Subject (DDC): 004: Computer science
658.4: Executive Management
Abstract: The Cloud community is a vivid group of people who drive the ideas of Cloud computing into different fields of Information Technology. This demands for standards to ensure interoperability and avoid vendor lock-in. Since such standards need to satisfy many requirements, use cases, and applications, they need to be extremely flexible and adaptive. The Open Cloud Computing Interface (OCCI) family of specifications aims to achieve this goal: originally developed for the deployment of infrastructure Clouds, it can also be used in different service and deployment models. This article will outline the OCCI specifications and demonstrate how they can be used in data management-related setups. Not only can OCCI be easily integrated but it can also be used to deploy data-centric applications (which are secured by SLAs), support data-awareness in scheduling, as well as directly interface with data management tools in a PaaS-based manner. To demonstrate this, three use cases are discussed in this article.
URI: https://digitalcollection.zhaw.ch/handle/11475/3452
Fulltext version: Published version
License (according to publishing contract): Licence according to publishing contract
Departement: School of Engineering
Organisational Unit: Institute of Applied Information Technology (InIT)
Appears in collections:Publikationen School of Engineering

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