Provided by: Creative Commons
Date Added: Jun 2015
Now-a-days, more number of users are using internet because of media streaming application. With the arrival of these applications, it is financially incapable to give promising bandwidth. Cloud computing gives a stretchable infrastructure so that it must reach the customers demand. Media content providers will assign some charges for reserved resource in the cloud. Some providers using a pricing scheme resources reserved in the cloud basis of non-linear time discount rate (e.g.: Amazon EC2). Such a pricing model gives discount is on non-linear method for reserved resources in the cloud. In this case, an open challenge is to choose the right quantity to reserve the resource in the cloud and the time to reserve the resource in order to reduce the financial cost.