Cloud Computing and Services Science

6th International Conference, CLOSER 2016, Rome, Italy, April 23-25, 2016, Revised Selected Papers

  • Markus Helfert
  • Donald Ferguson
  • Victor Méndez Muñoz
  • Jorge Cardoso
Conference proceedings CLOSER 2016

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 740)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Invited Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. S. De Capitani di Vimercati, S. Foresti, G. Livraga, P. Samarati
      Pages 3-15
    3. Frank Leymann, Uwe Breitenbücher, Sebastian Wagner, Johannes Wettinger
      Pages 16-40
  3. Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Radhika Garg, Marc Heimgartner, Burkhard Stiller
      Pages 65-87
    3. Ameni Meskini, Yehia Taher, Amal El Gammal, Béatrice Finance, Yahya Slimani
      Pages 88-108
    4. Federico Chesani, Anna Ciampolini, Daniela Loreti, Paola Mello
      Pages 109-130
    5. David O’Shea, Vincent C. Emeakaroha, Neil Cafferkey, John P. Morrison, Theo Lynn
      Pages 131-150
    6. Massimiliano Rak, Valentina Casola, Silvio La Porta, Andrew Byrne
      Pages 151-169
    7. Robert Pettersen, Håvard D. Johansen, Steffen Viken Valvåg, Dag Johansen
      Pages 170-186
    8. Falko Koetter, Maximilien Kintz, Monika Kochanowski, Thatchanok Wiriyarattanakul, Christoph Fehling, Philipp Gildein et al.
      Pages 209-231
    9. Sebastian Wagner, Uwe Breitenbücher, Oliver Kopp, Andreas Weiß, Frank Leymann
      Pages 232-254
    10. Clemens Zeidler, Muhammad Rizwan Asghar
      Pages 273-293
    11. Patrick Dreher, Deepak Nair, Eric Sills, Mladen Vouk
      Pages 294-316
    12. Simeon Veloudis, Iraklis Paraskakis, Yiannis Verginadis, Ioannis Patiniotakis, Gregoris Mentzas
      Pages 339-359
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 383-383

About these proceedings


This book constitutes extended, revised and selected papers from the 6th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science, CLOSER 2016, held in Rome, Italy, in April 2016. 

The 16 papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from a total of 123 submissions. The volume also contains two invited papers. CLOSER 2016 focused on the emerging area of cloud computing, inspired by recent advances related to infrastructures, operations, and service availability through global networks. It also studied the influence of service science in this area.


applied computing architecture Business Process Management (BPM) business processes cloud computing cloud services computer networks data mining data security distributed systems information services mobile devices Quality of Service (QoS) security security systems semantics Service-Oriented Architecture (SoA) service-oriented computing virtual reality web services

Editors and affiliations

  • Markus Helfert
    • 1
  • Donald Ferguson
    • 2
  • Victor Méndez Muñoz
    • 3
  • Jorge Cardoso
    • 4
  1. 1.Dublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  2. 2.Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Escola d’EnginyeriaBellaterra, BarcelonaSpain
  4. 4.Departamento de Engenharia InformáticaUniversidade de CoimbraCoimbraPortugal

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