15. Risk Management in Grids

  1. Rajkumar Buyya PhD4,5 and
  2. Kris Bubendorfer PhD6
  1. Karim Djemame1,
  2. James Padgett1,
  3. Iain Gourlay1,
  4. Kerstin Voss2 and
  5. Odej Kao3

Published Online: 17 NOV 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470455432.ch15

Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing

Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing

How to Cite

Djemame, K., Padgett, J., Gourlay, I., Voss, K. and Kao, O. (2009) Risk Management in Grids, in Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing (eds R. Buyya and K. Bubendorfer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470455432.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 4

    The University of Melbourne and Manjrasoft Pty Ltd, Australia

  2. 5

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

  3. 6

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Computing, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

  2. 2

    Paderborn Center for Parallel Computing, University of Paderborn, Furstenallee 11, 33102 Paderborn, Germany

  3. 3

    Technische Universitat Berlin, Department of Telecommunication Systems, Einsteinufer 17, 10587 Berlin, Germany

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



  • risk management in Grids;
  • risk-aware architecture in supporting SLAs - AssessGrid;
  • risk management functionality integration in Grid fabric layer


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Risk-Aware Architecture to Support SLAs: AssessGrid

  • Economy Aspects in AssessGrid

  • Future Research Directions

  • Conclusions

  • References