State of art ontological infrastructure for Cloud Computing

International Journal of Computer & Organization Trends  (IJCOT)          
© 2016 by IJCOT Journal
Volume - 6 Issue - 5
Year of Publication : 2016
Authors :  Dr Farheen Siddiqui
DOI : 10.14445/22492593/IJCOT-V36P305


Dr Farheen Siddiqui"State of art ontological infrastructure for Cloud Computing", International Journal of Computer & organization Trends (IJCOT), V6(5):26-30 Sep - Oct 2016, ISSN:2249-2593, Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

AbstractDuring the past few years, cloud computing has become a key IT buzzword. Although the definition of cloud computing is still “cloudy”, the trade press and bloggers label many vendors as cloud computing vendors, and report on their services and issues. Cloud computing is in its infancy in terms of market adoption. However, it is a key IT megatrend that will take root. Though the cloud computing has great features such as on demand self service, resource pooling and rapid elasticity there is a shortage in cloud computing because it hasn`t provided a unique semantic ground as that of Semantic Web . So, in order to provide an environment for automatic searching of services, resources ontology is used. These are some of the areas where Ontology is used in Cloud Computing. Ontology based registries are used for dynamic discovery of cloud computing resource across various cloud computing platforms, It can be used to provide intelligent customization framework for Saas and easing the design of security system by proving role based access control using ontology.


1. Using Semantic Web Ontology for Intercloud Directories and Exchanges by David Bernstein and Deepak Vij
3. OIC: Ontology-based Intelligent Customization Framework for SaaS by Wei-Tek Tsai , Qihong Shao?, Wu Li
4. Role-Based Access-Control Using Reference Ontology in Clouds by Wei-Tek Tsai, Qihong Shao 5. John Foley: "Private Clouds Take Shape", InformationWeek, August 9, 2008.
6. John Foley: "20 Cloud Computing Startups You Should Know", InformationWeek, September 20, 2008.
7. Galen Gruman: "What Cloud Computing Really Means", InfoWorld, April 7, 2008. (Also in The New York Times, with Eric Knorr)
8. Jaesun Han: "The Future of Cloud Computing and Serverplatform", (i n Korean) February 1, 2008.
9. Steven Hodson: "What Is Cloud Computing?", what-is-cloud-computing, May 2, 2008.
10. J. Nicholas Hoover and Richard Martin: "Demystifying the Cloud", I nformationWeek Research & Reports, pp. 30 -3 7, June 23, 2008.
11. J. Nicholas Hoover: "Outages Force Cloud Computing Users To Rethink Tactics", I nformationWeek, August 16, 2008.
12. "Amazon`s S3 Cloud Service Turns Into A Puff of Smoke", I nformationWeek NewsFilter, August, 2008.

Ontology, cloud computing, SaaS.