Agents for Cloud

September 24th-26th, 2012, Calabria, Italy

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A4C -  mOSAIC Dissemination Workshop

To be held in conjunction with

6th International Symposium on Intelligent Distributed Computing - IDC 2012

September 24-26, 2012, Calabria, Italy


The Agents for Clouds Cloud workshop brings together scientists, engineers, computer users, and students to exchange and share their experiences, new ideas, and research results about all aspects (theory, applications and tools) of agents programming and technologies applied to  Cloud and Grid systems, and to discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted.


Authors are invited to submit original contribution or surveys on,  but not restricted to, the  following topics.

Extended version of accepted papers will be selected for publication in:

IJCSE (International Journal on Computer Science and Engineering)

Topics of interest

  • Agents applications for Cloud and Grid
  • Agents based  Cloud Services
  • Agents As A Services
  • Agents based Brokering and Trading
  • Agents for ITC business
  • Trading strategies
  • Negotiation models, protocols and algorithms
  • Agents based monitoring
  • SLA negotiation, monitoring and  enforcement
  • Security mechanisms
  • Simulation tools and models for Cloud
  • Cloudification of multi agents systems and applications
  • Cloud Programming with agents
  • Autonomic resource management
  • Semantic Cloud
  • Performance evaluation of agents applications
  • Sky computing