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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
  Oct 02, 2023
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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Minimum Credits: 3
Maximum Credits: 3
This course provides an overview of the concepts and design principles behind existing cloud solutions. Topics include large scale data processing techniques such as mapreduce/hadoop and its related ecosystem, overview of virtualized commercial cloud models, system virtualization, hypervisors and virtualized platforms. Design of cloud storage systems such as key-value stores and geographically distributed storage systems. Introduction to security and privacy issues in cloud computing, issues of data and execution privacy in modern commercial cloud services.
Academic Career: Undergraduate
Course Component: Lecture
Grade Component: LG/SNC Elective Basis
Course Requirements: PREQ:(INFSCI 1400 or INFSCI 1024) and (INFSCI 1500 or INFSCI 1022) and (INFSCI 1600 or INFSCI 1070); MIN GRADE C OR TRANSFER

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