High availability includes the combined reliability of components of all categories including network, computational, hardware and software components of all layers.
We introduce a framework to amend cloud simulators with critical HA features. We take GreenCloud, a major simulator with a direct focus on green computing, and implement these features as an additional measurement layer. We demonstrate these added features by simulating their impact on a phased communication application (PCA).
Mohamed Abu Sharkh, Abdallah Shami; Western University, London, Canada; Peter Öhlen, Abdelkader Ouda, Ali Kanso, Ericsson Research.
Presented Nov 30, 2015, at First IEEE Workshop of Quality of Service Assurance in the Cloud (QAC'2015), co-located with IEEE CloudCom.
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