Mastering Cloud Computing
Foundations and Applications Programming
- Rajkumar Buyya, Prof. of Computer Science, University of Melbourne, Australia, and founding CEO, Manjrasoft Pty Ltd.
- Christian Vecchiola, University of Melbourne, Australia
- S.Thamarai Selvi, Madras Institute of Technology, Anna University, Chennai, India
Mastering Cloud Computing is designed for undergraduate students learning to develop cloud computing applications. Tomorrow's applications wonât live on a single computer but will be deployed from and reside on a virtual server, accessible anywhere, any time. Tomorrow's application developers need to understand the requirements of building apps for these virtual systems, including concurrent programming, high-performance computing, and data-intensive systems.
The book introduces the principles of distributed and parallel computing underlying cloud architectures and specifically focuses on virtualization, thread programming, task programming, and map-reduce programming. There are examples demonstrating all of these and more, with exercises and labs throughout.
Undergraduate students in cloud computing courses, as well as professionals who want to learn about this technology