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ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT), Volume 9 Issue 1, February 2009

Resource overbooking and application profiling in a shared Internet hosting platform
Bhuvan Urgaonkar, Prashant Shenoy, Timothy Roscoe
Article No.: 1
DOI: 10.1145/1462159.1462160

In this article, we present techniques for provisioning CPU and network resources in shared Internet hosting platforms running potentially antagonistic third-party applications. The primary contribution of our work is to demonstrate the...

Flexible provisioning of web service workflows
Sebastian Stein, Terry R. Payne, Nicholas R. Jennings
Article No.: 2
DOI: 10.1145/1462159.1462161

Web services promise to revolutionize the way computational resources and business processes are offered and invoked in open, distributed systems, such as the Internet. These services are described using machine-readable metadata, which enables...

A model of process documentation to determine provenance in mash-ups
Paul Groth, Simon Miles, Luc Moreau
Article No.: 3
DOI: 10.1145/1462159.1462162

Through technologies such as RSS (Really Simple Syndication), Web Services, and AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML), the Internet has facilitated the emergence of applications that are composed from a variety of services and data sources....

A peer-to-peer recommender system based on spontaneous affinities
Giancarlo Ruffo, Rossano Schifanella
Article No.: 4
DOI: 10.1145/1462159.1462163

Network analysis has proved to be very useful in many social and natural sciences, and in particular Small World topologies have been exploited in many application fields. In this article, we focus on P2P file sharing applications, where...