[Haifux] [HAIFUX LECTURE] The Resource-as-a-Service (RaaS) Cloud -- Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda
ladypine at gmail.com
Tue Sep 4 08:36:11 MSD 2012
There is no future talk planned, but the paper is available online, and is
quite readable. You might also read news items about the work, for example
in calcalist -
This is the first part - the motivation. The part about memcached is not
written (but the code is of course available, BSD license. All those are
linked from the talk's page: http://haifux.org/lectures/285/
We've got a talk about FOSS for production of goods coming up (this was its
tentative name), now it is differently titled. By Yael Vaya-Talmor, now
called "What more can industry learn from open source?"
On Tue, Sep 4, 2012 at 7:19 AM, Steve G. <wordz2u at gmail.com> wrote:
> Could not attend, for geographical reasons - by chance, is the lecture
> repeated anywhere else in the coming few weeks?
> Also, was there going to be a lecture about open source hardware? I
> vaguely recall something like that on previous announcement.
> On Sat, Sep 1, 2012 at 5:11 PM, Eli Billauer <eli at billauer.co.il> wrote:
>> On Monday, September 3rd at 18:30, Haifux will gather to hear a talk by
>> Orna Agmon Ben-Yehuda:
>> The Resource-as-a-Service (RaaS) Cloud
>> Over the next few years, a new model of buying and selling cloud
>> computing resources will evolve. Instead of providers exclusively selling
>> server-equivalent virtual machines for relatively long periods of time (as
>> done in today's IaaS clouds), they will increasingly sell individual
>> resources (such as CPU, memory, and I/O resources) for a few seconds at a
>> time. We term this nascent economic model of cloud computing the
>> Resource-as-a-Service (RaaS) cloud, and we argue that its rise is the
>> likely culmination of recent trends in the construction of IaaS clouds and
>> of the economic forces operating on both providers and clients.
>> The paper appeared in HotCloud 2012. Joint work with Muli Ben-Yehuda,
>> Assaf Schuster and Dan Tsafrir. The theoretical talk will be followed by a
>> code walk-through of patch to memcached which makes it an application that
>> can use the benefits of the RaaS cloud, which is joint work with Eyal
>> We meet in Taub building, room 6. For instructions see:
>> http://www.haifux.org/where.**html <http://www.haifux.org/where.html>
>> Attendance is free, and you are all invited!
>> Future lectures:
>> 24/09/12 What more can industry learn from open source?: Yael
>> 15/10/12 Adding Colors to Kademlia: Gil Einziger
>> 29/10/12 Israeli Digital Rights NPO: Zvi Devir
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