1. Market-Oriented Computing and Global Grids: An Introduction

  1. Rajkumar Buyya PhD1,2 and
  2. Kris Bubendorfer PhD3
  1. Rajkumar Buyya PhD1,2 and
  2. Srikumar Venugopal2

Published Online: 17 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470455432.ch1

Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing

Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing

How to Cite

Buyya, R. and Venugopal, S. (2009) Market-Oriented Computing and Global Grids: An Introduction, in Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing (eds R. Buyya and K. Bubendorfer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470455432.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    The University of Melbourne and Manjrasoft Pty Ltd, Australia

  2. 2

    Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia

  3. 3

    School of Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science, Victoria University of Wellington, Kelburn Parade, Wellington, New Zealand

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Melbourne and Manjrasoft Pty Ltd, Australia

  2. 2

    Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 NOV 2009
  2. Published Print: 12 OCT 2009

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed Computing

Book Series Editors:

  1. Albert Y. Zomaya

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470287682

Online ISBN: 9780470455432

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • market-oriented computing and global Grids;
  • Grid projects - Grid infrastructure development and Grid middleware research;
  • economy-based Grid systems and ITR requirements

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Inspiration

  • Grid Computing

  • Grid Components

  • Grid Initiatives Around the World

  • Market-Oriented Grid Resource Management

  • Requirements for Economy-Based Grid Systems

  • Market-Oriented Grid Architecture

  • Operational Flow in a Market-Oriented Grid

  • Market-Oriented Systems in Practice

  • Challenges of Utility Computing Models for Grids

  • Summary and Conclusion

  • Acknowledgments

  • References