COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Cloud Computing
Course Code: 
18CA451
Year Taught: 
2018
Degree: 
Postgraduate (PG)
School: 
School of Arts and Sciences
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Kochi
Mysuru
Amritapuri

'Cloud Computing' is a course offered in M. C. A. (Master of Computer Applications) program at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.

Cloud Computing Overview: Cloud and Grid and Web 2.0 and Other Computing- Cloud Computing Environments- Platforms. Parallel and Distributed Computing- Virtualization: Characteristics-Taxonomy- Pros and Cons – Xen- VMware- Hyper V. Cloud Computing Architecture- Service Models – Deployment Models- Infrastructure as a Service Resource Virtualization-Server-Storage-Network-Platform as a Service- Cloud Platform and Management- Software as a Service- Case Study on Eucalyptus. Service Management in Cloud Computing Service Level Agreement-Billing and Accounting- Managing Data. Cloud Security: Infrastructure, Data and Storage Security.

  • RajkumarBuyya, Christian Vecchiola and S. ThamaraiSelvi, “Mastering Cloud Computing: Foundations and Applications Programming” , First Edition, McGrawHill Education, 2013.
  • RajkumarBuyya, James Broberg and Andrzej M. Goscinski, “Cloud Computing: Principles and Paradigms”, First Edition, Wiley, 2011.
  • Barrie Sosinsky , “Cloud Computing Bible”, First Edition , Wiley-India, 2010.
  • Nikos Antonopoulos, Lee Gillam, “Cloud Computing: Principles, Systems and Applications”,First Edition , Springer, 2012.
  • Ronald L. Krutz, Russell Dean Vines “Cloud Security: A Comprehensive Guide to Secure Cloud Computing”, First Edition, Wiley-India, 2010.