An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments

Yi Wei, M. Brian Blake

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Abstract

Cloud computing environments provide flexible infrastructures for third-party management of organizations' information technology (IT) assets. With web services being a standard for realizing web-based business capabilities, the emergence of cloud computing will bring new challenges to different web service activities. In this paper, the authors propose an agent-based framework that provides effective integration of services within clouds. To tackle the dynamism in service operations, an adaptive monitoring algorithm is proposed. The algorithm is inspired by the congestion control approach from the TCP protocol and provides efficient, up-to-date information about service status without exhaustive monitoring. Experimental results show that the monitoring algorithm provides significant benefits when compared to the more exhaustive methods. This approach also facilitates other service activities, such as cross cloud service discovery.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE
Pages4-9
Number of pages6
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 5 2012
Externally publishedYes
Event21st IEEE International WETICE Conference, WETICE 2012 - Toulouse, France
Duration: Jun 25 2012Jun 27 2012

Other

Other21st IEEE International WETICE Conference, WETICE 2012
CountryFrance
CityToulouse
Period6/25/126/27/12

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Cloud computing
Web services
Monitoring
Information services
World Wide Web
Information technology
Network protocols
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Keywords

  • Cloud computing
  • Service discovery
  • Service lifecycle
  • Service management
  • Web services

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Software

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Wei, Y., & Blake, M. B. (2012). An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE (pp. 4-9). [6269690] https://doi.org/10.1109/WETICE.2012.20

An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments. / Wei, Yi; Blake, M. Brian.

Proceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE. 2012. p. 4-9 6269690.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Wei, Y & Blake, MB 2012, An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments. in Proceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE., 6269690, pp. 4-9, 21st IEEE International WETICE Conference, WETICE 2012, Toulouse, France, 6/25/12. https://doi.org/10.1109/WETICE.2012.20
Wei Y, Blake MB. An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments. In Proceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE. 2012. p. 4-9. 6269690 https://doi.org/10.1109/WETICE.2012.20
Wei, Yi ; Blake, M. Brian. / An agent-based services framework with adaptive monitoring in cloud environments. Proceedings of the Workshop on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructure for Collaborative Enterprises, WETICE. 2012. pp. 4-9
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