Journal article

SELCLOUD: a hybrid multi-criteria decision-making model for selection of cloud services

Chandrashekar Jatoth, GR Gangadharan, Ugo Fiore, Rajkumar Buyya

SOFT COMPUTING | SPRINGER | Published : 2019


With the growing demand and commercial availability of cloud services, the need for comparison of their functionality against different prices and performance has arisen. A relevant and fair comparison is still challenging due to diverse deployment options and dissimilar features of different services. This paper addresses a hybrid multi-criteria decision-making model involving the selection of cloud services among the available alternatives. The proposed methodology assigns various ranks to cloud services based on the quantified quality-of-service parameters using a novel extended Grey Technique for Order of Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution integrated with analytical hierarchical ..

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