Journal article

Profit-aware application placement for integrated Fog-Cloud computing environments

Redowan Mahmud, Satish Narayana Srirama, Kotagiri Ramamohanarao, Rajkumar Buyya

Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2020


The marketplace for Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled smart systems is rapidly expanding. The integration of Fog and Cloud paradigm aims at harnessing both edge device and remote datacentre-based computing resources to meet Quality of Service (QoS) requirements of these smart systems. Due to lack of instance pricing and revenue maximizing techniques, it becomes difficult for service providers to make comprehensive profit from such integration. This problem further intensifies when associated expenses and allowances are charged from the revenue. Conversely, the rigid revenue maximizing intention of providers affects user’s budget and system’s service quality. To address these issues, we propos..

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