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Comparison of Cloud and Grid Computing

1Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Engineering, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran

2Department of Applied Mathematics, Lahijan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Lahijan, Iran

3Department of Applied Mathematics, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran


American Journal of Software Engineering. 2014, Vol. 2 No. 1, 8-12
DOI: 10.12691/ajse-2-1-2
Copyright © 2014 Science and Education Publishing

Cite this paper:
J. Pourqasem, S. Karimi, S.A. Edalatpanah. Comparison of Cloud and Grid Computing. American Journal of Software Engineering. 2014; 2(1):8-12. doi: 10.12691/ajse-2-1-2.

Correspondence to: S.A.  Edalatpanah, Department of Applied Mathematics, Lahijan Branch, Islamic Azad University, Lahijan, Iran. Email: saedalatpanah@gmail.com

Abstract

Cloud computing is emerged from internet technology that is distinguished from previous generation of distributed systems i.e. Grid Computing. Grid Computing and Cloud Computing have similarity and difference in basic components. In this paper we present a comparison of Grid Computing and Cloud Computing between principles of them. Furthermore, this paper gives insights into the essential characteristics of both.

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