Course details of CS 695 - Topics in Virtualization and Cloud Computing

Course Name Topics in Virtualization and Cloud Computing
Total Credits 6
Type T
Lecture 3
Tutorial 0
Practical 0
Selfstudy 0
Half Semester N
Prerequisite
Text Reference 1. “Virtual Machines: Versatile Platforms for Systems and Processes”, James Smith, Ravi Nair Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann (2005) 2. Paper readings from conferences in the areas of Cloud Computing/Virtualization/Networked- Systems/ Distributed Systems.
Description • Overview of virtualization/cloud computing • Virtualization technologies and architectures • Internals of virtual machine monitors/hypervisors • Measurement and profiling of virtualizedapplications • Server consolidation and placement policies • Dynamic provisioning and resource management • Migration mechanisms • Power management in virtualized environments • Implications of resource affinity and interference • Implementation examples of Cloud services
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