While major cloud service operators have taken various initiatives to operate their sustainable datacenters with green energy, it is challenging to effectively utilize the green energy since its generation depends on dynamic natural conditions. Fortunately, the geographical distribution of datacenters provides an opportunity for optimizing the system performance by distributing ...Download Now
Hadoop is a popular implementation of the MapReduce framework for running data-intensive jobs on clusters of commodity servers. Although Hadoop automatically parallelizes job execution with concurrent map and reduce tasks, the authors find that, shuffle, the all-to-all input data fetching phase in a reduce task can significantly affect job performance. ...Download Now
As the use of biometrics becomes more wide-spread, the privacy concerns that stem from the use of biometrics are becoming more apparent. As the usage of mobile devices grows, so does the desire to implement biometric identification into such devices. A large majority of mobile devices being used are mobile ...Download Now
Submit Your Content
Get your content listed in our directory for free!
Our directory is the largest library of vendor-supplied technical content on the web. It's also the first place IT decision makers turn to when researching technology solutions. Our members are already finding your competitors' papers here - shouldn't they find yours too?