Augmenting Performance For Distributed Cloud Storage

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Augmenting Performance For Distributed Cloud Storage
—The device people use to capture multimedia has changed over the years with the rise of smartphones. Smartphones are readily available, easy to use, and capture multimedia with high quality. While consumers capture all of this media, the storage requirements are not changing significantly. Therefore, people look towards cloud storage solutions. The typical consumer stores files within a single provider. They want a solution that is quick to access, reliable, and secure. Using multiple providers can reduce cost and improve overall performance. We present a middleware framework called Distributed Indexed Storage in the Cloud (DISC) to improve all aspects a user expects in a cloud provider. The process of uploading and downloading is essentially transparent to the user. The upload and download performance happens simultaneously by distributing a subset of the file across multiple cloud providers that it deems fit based on policies. Reliability is another important feature of DISC. ...
Added 17 Apr 2016
Updated 17 Apr 2016
Type Journal
Year 2015
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