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BoxBroker: A Policy-Driven Framework for Optimizing Storage Service Federation
  • KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems
    Monthly Online Journal (eISSN: 1976-7277)

BoxBroker: A Policy-Driven Framework for Optimizing Storage Service Federation

Vol. 12, No. 1, January 30, 2018
10.3837/tiis.2018.01.017, Download Paper (Free):

Abstract

Storage services integration can be done for achieving high availability, improving data access performance and scalability while preventing vendor lock-in. However, multiple services environment management and interoperability have become a critical issue as a result of service architectures and communication interfaces heterogeneity. Storage federation model provides the integration of multiple heterogeneous and self-sufficient storage systems with a single control point and automated decision making about data distribution. In order to integrate diverse heterogeneous storage services into a single storage pool, we are proposing a storage service federation framework named BoxBroker. Moreover, an automated decision model based on a policy-driven data distribution algorithm and a service evaluation method is proposed enabling BoxBroker to make optimal decisions. Finally, a demonstration of our proposal capabilities is presented and discussed.


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[IEEE Style]
R. Heinsen, C. Lopez and E. Huh, "BoxBroker: A Policy-Driven Framework for Optimizing Storage Service Federation," KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 340-367, 2018. DOI: 10.3837/tiis.2018.01.017.

[ACM Style]
Rene Heinsen, Cindy Lopez, and Eui-Nam Huh. 2018. BoxBroker: A Policy-Driven Framework for Optimizing Storage Service Federation. KSII Transactions on Internet and Information Systems, 12, 1, (2018), 340-367. DOI: 10.3837/tiis.2018.01.017.