Co-located with HiPC 2009, Kochi, India
Date: December 16, 2009
The Workshop on Utility and Grid Computing (WUGC) focuses on the technology and business models of virtualization, grid and utility computing.
One consumer-facing offering of massive grid infrastructure by utility providers is through cloud computing. At one level, computing clouds are massive third-party data centers that rent infrastructure, platform and business applications in “pay-as-you-go” mode and derive profits from their economies of scale. Getting almost instant access to massively scalable infrastructure at very low costs benefits the customers.
To have a successful cloud-hosting model, we believe that these data centers have to perform at an optimized level of resource virtualization and workload balancing through grid computing. Another important facet is the service-orientation of these computing models; modes for application development and service delivery, and so on.
The Workshop on Grid and Utility Computing (WIGC), like previous years, will focus on theory and practice on the technology and business models of virtualization, grid and utility computing. We seek original and unpublished research contributions on (but not limited to) categories like:
Submission of papers
Authors are invited to submit complete and original papers. Papers to be submitted should not have been previously published in another forum and should not be currently under review by another journal or conference. All submitted papers will be scrutinized for quality, correctness, originality and relevance. An accepted paper must be presented by one of the authors at the workshop venue. The accepted papers will be published as part of the HiPC conference proceedings on a CD-ROM.
Paper Submission : October 3, 2009
Notification : October 26, 2009
Camera-ready : November 15, 2009 (Absolute deadline)
Workshop Date : December 16, 2009
Please contact the workshop co-chairs for any questions.
You will receive an acknowledgement within 24 hours about the successful receipt and printing of your paper.
Shubhashis Sengupta, Oracle Corporation
Srinivas Padmanabhuni, SETLabs, Infosys Technologies Ltd.
Srikanth Sundarrajan, Yahoo! Inc
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