Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services

8th International Workshop, GECON 2011, Paphos, Cyprus, December 5, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Kurt Vanmechelen
  • Jörn Altmann
  • Omer F. Rana
Conference proceedings GECON 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7150)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Session A: Market Mechanisms and Negotiation

    1. Aminul Haque, Saadat M. Alhashmi, Rajendran Parthiban
      Pages 1-16
    2. Melanie Siebenhaar, The An Binh Nguyen, Ulrich Lampe, Dieter Schuller, Ralf Steinmetz
      Pages 17-31
    3. Joris Roovers, Kurt Vanmechelen, Jan Broeckhove
      Pages 32-45
  3. Session B: Cost Models, Charging, and Trading Platforms

    1. Mohammad Mahdi Kashef, Jörn Altmann
      Pages 46-60
    2. Hristo Stefanov, Slinger Jansen, Ronald Batenburg, Eugene van Heusden, Ravi Khadka
      Pages 61-75
    3. Andreas Menychtas, Sergio Garcia Gomez, Andrea Giessmann, Anna Gatzioura, Katarina Stanoevska, Jürgen Vogel et al.
      Pages 76-89
  4. Session C: Resource Allocation, Scheduling, and Admission Control

  5. Session D: Work in Progress: Risk Assessment and Economics of Cloud Services

    1. Ioan Petri, Omer F. Rana, Yacine Rezgui, Gheorghe Cosmin Silaghi
      Pages 135-147
    2. Jörn Künsemöller, Holger Karl
      Pages 148-160
  6. Session E: Work in Progress: Cost-Aware Adoption of Cloud Services

    1. Shubhashis Sengupta, K. M. Annervaz
      Pages 161-172
    2. Wei Shi, Dapeng Ju, Dongsheng Wang
      Pages 173-184
    3. Ioan Petri, Omer F. Rana, Yacine Rezgui, Gheorghe Cosmin Silaghi
      Pages E1-E1
  7. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed post-proceedings of the 8th International Workshop on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services, GECON 2011, held in Paphos, Cyprus, in December 2011. The 9 revised full papers presented together with 5 work in progress papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 27 papers. The papers are organized in topical sections on market mechanisms and negotiation; cost models, charging, and trading platforms; resource allocation, scheduling, and admission control; and two work in progress sections: risk assessment and economics of cloud services; and cost-aware adoption of cloud services.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Kurt Vanmechelen
    • 1
  • Jörn Altmann
    • 2
  • Omer F. Rana
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of AntwerpAntwerpBelgium
  2. 2.College of Engineering, Department of Industrial Engineering, Technology Management, Economics, and Policy ProgramSeoul National UniversitySeoulSouth-Korea
  3. 3.School of Computer ScienceCardiff UniversityCardiffUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-28674-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-28675-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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