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dc.contributor.author Firdhous, MFM
dc.contributor.author Ghazali, O
dc.contributor.author Hassan, S
dc.date.accessioned 2019-03-29T03:27:42Z
dc.date.available 2019-03-29T03:27:42Z
dc.identifier.uri http://dl.lib.mrt.ac.lk/handle/123/14117
dc.description.abstract Cloud computing is the newest computing paradigm that makes computing resources available over the Internet on a utility costing basis. Cloud computing offers many advantages to users in terms of reduced cost, elimination of system administrative functions, increased flexibility, better reliability and location independence. Though these are definite advantages, cloud computing also suffers from certain limitations. These limitations arise from the very same reason that is considered an advantage too. Hosting of cloud data centres in the Internet creates large and unpredictable network latencies and undefined security issues as sensitive data is now entrusted to a third party. Also location independence of processing in cloud computing may also not desirable for certain types of networks such as sensor networks and Internet of Things. These services are known as location aware services and require location dependent fast processing. In order to overcome these limitations, researchers have proposed a new cloud computing model called fog computing where the cloud system is located either at the edge of the private network or very close to it. In this paper, the authors take an in depth look at both these technologies to investigate fog computing can reliably overcome the limitations of cloud computing and effectively replace it and become the de facto cloud computing model of the future. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.subject cloud computing, fog computing. en_US
dc.title Fog computing : will it be the future of cloud computing? en_US
dc.type Conference-Abstract en_US
dc.identifier.faculty IT en_US
dc.identifier.department Department of Information Technology en_US
dc.identifier.year 2014 en_US
dc.identifier.conference 3rd International Conference on Informatics & Applications - 2014 en_US
dc.identifier.place Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia en_US
dc.identifier.pgnos pp. 8 - 15 en_US
dc.identifier.email mohamed.firdhous@uom.lk en_US
dc.identifier.email osman@uum.edu.my en_US
dc.identifier.email suhaidi@uum.edu.my en_US


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