Network Management in Cloud and Edge Computing
Zhang, Yuchao, Xu, Ke
This book systematically introduces several key procedures in both cloud computing and edge computing scenarios, with each chapter providing a detailed description of novel design. In addition, the book also discusses a series of important findings from industry collaborations, which greatly enhance our understanding of the real system of industry. This book is not only a valuable reference resource for researchers, but also provides large-scale deployment cases for real systems in industry.
In order to gain the most benefit from this book, readers should have some the basic knowledge of computer networks.
Yuchao Zhang is currently an Associate Professor at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China. She completed her Ph.D at the Computer Science Department of Tsinghua University (Outstanding PhD graduate of Beijing, Doctoral Dissertation Award from Tsinghua University), and was then a postoc at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. She now leads the Data And Network CoordinatE Group (DANCE for short) at BUPT. She is the holder of National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) Youth Fund and the China Post-doctoral Science Foundation (First Class). She has published numerous papers in leading and journals and conferences, and she holds more than 20 Chinese and 5 international patents. She serves as a PC member for several conferences, including AIMS 2018/2019, and IWQoS 2019. She is also a member of China Computer Federation (CCF) Youth Committee.Ke Xu is currently a full professor with the department of computer science and technology, Tsinghua University. His research interests include next-generation Internet, P2P systems, Internet of Things, network virtualization, and network economics. He has published more than 100 international conference and journal papers. He serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Internet of Things journal and guest edited several special issues in IEEE and springer journals. He was named the Young Scientist Award by China Computer Federation in 2011, the Talent Award by China Venture Investment Corporation Software Engineering in 2012, and he got the National Science Fund for Outstanding Youth in 2018.