Thursday, April 8, 2010

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Cloud Computing versus Desktop Grids (on Derrick Kondo's Web Page)

a very detailed analysis of cloud cost vs local grid & link to an excel sheet to calculate your own (thanks Derrick for this analysis).
Cost-Benefit Analysis of Cloud Computing versus Desktop Grids
Derrick Kondo, Bahman Javadi, Paul Malecot, Franck Cappello and David Anderson. 18th International Heterogeneity in Computing Workshop, May, 2009, Rome.

  • paper [pdf]
  • presentation [pdf]

  • video [wmv]
  • spreadsheet to calculate cloud costs [xlsx] [xls] [ods, thx to Massimo Canonico]

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