Agent-based automated Cloud resource allocation using micro-agreements

  title={Agent-based automated Cloud resource allocation using micro-agreements},
  author={m. e. warnier p. clark and Frances M. T. Brazier},
The Cloud refers to hardware and software resources available across the Internet. The number of competing Cloud Service Providers (CSP) continues to increase as companies outsource their computing infrastructure to the Cloud. In this environment, consumers face several challenges, including finding the least expensive Cloud service configuration, migration between CSPs and dynamically changing resource offerings. To assist consumers in this environment, this paper proposes an Intelligent Cloud… CONTINUE READING