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Course Detail

Course Name Cloud Computing and Services
Course Code 15CSE337
Program B. Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
Year Taught 2019


Unit 1

Introduction – Cloud computing at a Glance – Historical Development – Building Cloud Computing Environments – Computing Platform and Technologies – Principles of Parallel and Distributed Computing – Elements of parallel and Distributed Computing.

Unit 2

Virtualization and Cloud Computing Architecture: Introduction – Characteristic of Virtualized Environments – Taxonomy of Virtualization Techniques – Virtualization and Cloud Computing – Technology Examples – Cloud reference model – Types of the Cloud.

Unit 3

Cloud Application Platform and Thread Programming – Anatomy of the Aneka Container – Building Aneka Clouds – Cloud Programming and Management – Programming Applications with Threads – Multithreading and Programming Applications with Aneka Threads, Applications: Amazon Web Applications – Google App Engine – Microsoft Azure – Scientific Applications – Business and Consumer Applications – Third Party Cloud Services.

Text Books

  • Rajkumar Buyya, Christian Vecchiola and Thamari Selvi S., “Mastering in Cloud Computing”, McGraw Hill Education (India) Private Limited, 2013.


  • Anthony T. Velte, “Cloud Computing: A practical Approach”, Tata McGraw Hill, 2009.
  • Halper Fern, Kaufman Marcia, Bloor Robin and Hurwit Judith, “Cloud Computing for Dummies”, Wiley India, 2009.
  • Michael Miller, “Cloud Computing”, Pearson Education, New Delhi, 2009

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