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Course Detail

Course Name Cloud Computing
Course Code 18CA451
Program M. C. A., M. C. A. ( Offered at Mysuru Campus )
Credits Three
Year Taught 2018
Degree Postgraduate (PG)
School School of Arts and Sciences, School of Engineering
Campus Kochi, Mysuru, Amritapuri


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.

Text Books

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

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