Title: Cloud Resource Management With Turnaround Time Driven Auto-Scaling
Authors: Liu, Xiaolong
Yuan, Shyan-Ming
Luo, Guo-Heng
Huang, Hao-Yu
Bellavista, Paolo
Department of Computer Science
Keywords: Network;resource management;big data;turnaround time;service management
Issue Date: 1-Jan-2017
Abstract: Cloud resource management research and techniques have received relevant attention in the last years. In particular, recently numerous studies have focused on determining the relationship between server side system information and performance experience for reducing resource wastage. However, the genuine experiences of clients cannot be readily understood only by using the collected server-side information. In this paper, a cloud resource management framework with two novel turnaround time driven auto-scaling mechanisms is proposed for ensuring the stability of service performance. In the first mechanism, turnaround time monitors are deployed in the client-side instead of the more traditional server-side, and the information collected outside the server is used for driving a dynamic auto-scaling operation. In the second mechanism, a schedule-based auto scaling preconfiguration maker is designed to test and identify the amount of resources required in the cloud. The reported experimental results demonstrate that using our original framework for cloud resource management, stable service quality can be ensured and, moreover, a certain amount of quality variation can be handled in order to allow the stability of the service performance to be increased.
URI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2706019
ISSN: 2169-3536
DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2706019
Volume: 5
Begin Page: 9831
End Page: 9841
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