Wanted: Senior Researcher / Researcher for Cloud Robotics

The Service Engineering (SE, blog.zhaw.ch/icclab) group at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) / Institute of Applied Information Technology (InIT) in Switzerland is seeking applications for a full-time position at its Winterthur facility. The successful candidate will work in the Service Prototyping Lab (SPLab) and will contribute to the research initiative on cloud robotics, […]

Experimental evaluation of post-copy live migration in OpenStack using 10Gb/s interfaces

Up to now, we have published several blog posts focusing on the live migration performance in our experimental Openstack deployment – performance analysis of post-copy live migration in Openstack and an analysis of the performance of live migration in Openstack. While we analyzed the live migration behaviour using different live migration algorithms (read our previous blog posts regarding pre-copy […]

Cloud High Availability

Overview Cloud computing means: On-demand self service Virtualization Elastic resource provisioning Cloud computing service is comparable to public utility services like gas, telephone or water supply. Economical value of cloud computing service is determined by reliability, availability and maintainability (RAM) characteristics. Availability impacts the value of cloud computing as it is perceived by end users. […]