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Supporting Multi-tenancy in SaaS Environments

  • Wonjae LeeEmail author
  • Min Choi
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 179)

Abstract

Users from multiple tenants remotely access resources in the Software as a Service (SaaS) model. SaaS is attractive to budget-constrained enterprises due to its low cost. Sharing of application servers among multiple tenants are necessary to achieve low costs in SaaS environments. Tenant-specific customization are required to accommodate many tenants. This paper describes methods to support multi-tenancy in SaaS environments. The proposed methods support tenant-specific customization and sharing of application servers.

Keywords

Software as a Service (SaaS) Platform as a Service (PaaS) Multi-tenancy Cloud Computing 

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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Cloud Computing Research DepartmentElectronics and Telecommunications Research InstituteDaejeonRepublic of Korea
  2. 2.School of Information and Communication EngineeringChungbuk National UniversityCheongjuRepublic of Korea

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