Performance Modelling and Simulation of Three-Tier Applications in Cloud and Multi-Cloud Environments
Nikolay Grozev, Rajkumar Buyya
The Computer Journal | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2015
A significant numberof Cloud applications follow the 3-tier architectural pattern. Manyofthem serve customers worldwide and must meet non-functional requirements such as reliability, responsiveness and Quality of Experience (QoE). Thus the flexibility and scalability offered by clouds make them a suitable deployment environment. Latest developments show that using multiple clouds can further increase an application's reliability and user experience to a level that has not been achievable before. However, the research in scheduling and provisioning 3-tier applications in clouds and across clouds is still in its infancy. To foster the research efforts in the area, we propose an analytical perf..View full abstract
Awarded by Australian Research Council (ARC)
This research is partially supported by research grants from the Australian Research Council (ARC) for Discovery Projects (DP1093678 and DP130101378).