Introduction to "Cloud Computing" (Fall 2008)

Course: LBSC 878A/CMSC 498L
Time: MW 9:30-10:45
Location: Hornbake 2119
Faculty: Jimmy Lin

This class explores three different aspects of cloud computing: distributed data crunching with MapReduce, interactive Web-based applications with Ajax, and renting computing cycles. How are these threads all related? Click here to find out! This course uses Amazon AWS for programming "in the clouds", and Cloud9, a library for Hadoop that I've been developing for this course and to support my own research.

Stay Connected!

Course Materials


Sponsored by Amazon Web Services Creative Commons: Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 United States Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!
This page, first created: 01 Aug 2008; last updated: