The Swedish Institute of Computer Science (SICS)
is a non-profit research organisation. SICS' mission is to contribute to the competitive strength of Swedish industry by conducting advanced and focused research in strategic areas of computer science, and actively promoting industrial use of new research ideas and results in industry and society at large.
Q1: Cloud Computing and especially cloud storage are big topics. What is your view on why cloud storage is important?
Q2: What are the main missing parts in todays‘ cloud computing landscape?
- high availability
- almost no administration
- reduce costs
Security and privacy are concerns. Also, tools for analyzing large data sets in the cloud are limited, difficult to use, and especially difficult to get good performance (maximum utilization of available resources).
Q3: What are your plans for year two in VISION Cloud?
Among other things, both the run-time execution system and the storlet
programming model will be extended to deal with storlet constraints and
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