N. Kaur, T. S. Aulakh, and R. S. Ceema, “Comparison of workflow scheduling algorithms in cloud Computing,” IJACSA, vol. 2, no. 10, pp. 81-86, 2011.
Z. Wu, X. Liu, Z. Ni, D. Yuan, and Y. Yang, “A market-oriented hierarchical scheduling strategy in cloud workflow systems,” J Supercomput, vol. 63, no. 1, pp. 256- 293, Jan. 2013.
J. Huang, “The Workflow Task Scheduling Algorithm Based on the GA Model in the Cloud Computing Environment,” JSW, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 873-880, April. 2014.
Huth, and J. Cebula, “The basics of cloud Computing,” US-CERT, 2011.
D. S. Marcon, L. F. Bittencourt, R. Dantas, M. C. Neves, E. R. Madeira, S. Fernandes, and N. L. da Fonseca.(2013, December).Workflow specification and scheduling with security constraints in hybrid clouds (LatinCloud),2013 2nd IEEE Latin American Conference .
M. A. AlZain, E. Pardede, B. Soh, and J. A. Thom. (2012, January). Cloud computing security: from single to multi-clouds (HICSS), 2012 45th IEEE Hawaii International Conference.
M. Jensen, J. Schwenk J. M. Bohli, N. Gruschka, and L. L. Iacono. (2011, July). Security prospects through cloud computing by adopting multiple clouds (CLOUD), IEEE International Conference Cloud Computing.
R. Buyya, R. Ranjan, and R. N. Calheiros. (2010, May). Intercloud: Utility-oriented federation of cloud computing environments for scaling of application services, 2010 International Conference.
J. Wang, P. Korambath, I. Altintas, J. Davis, and D. Crawl, “Workflow as a service in the cloud: architecture and scheduling algorithms,” Procedia Comput Sci, vol. 29, pp. 546-556, 2014.
L. Wu, S. K. Garg, and R. Buyya. (2011, May). Sla-based resource allocation for software as a service provider (saas) in cloud computing environments (CCGrid), 2011 11th IEEE ACM International Symposium Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing.
S. Basishtha, and S. Boruah, “Cloud Computing and Its Security Aspects”.
T. Dillon, C. Wu, and E. Chang. (2010, April). Cloud computing: issues and challenges (AINA), 2010 24th IEEE International Conference.
D. Agarwal, and S. Jain, “Efficient optimal algorithm of task scheduling in cloud computing environment,” IJCTT, 2014.
Weiss, “Computing in the clouds,” Networker, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 16-25, 2007.
R. Buyya, C. S. Yeo, S. Venugopal, J. Broberg, and I. Brandic, “Cloud computing and emerging IT platforms: Vision, hype, and reality for delivering computing as the 5th utility,” FGCS, vol. 25, no. 6, pp. 599-616, 2009.
M. Armbrust, A. Fox, R. Griffith, A. D. Joseph, R. Katz, A. Konwinski, and M. Zaharia, (2010). “A view of cloud computing,” Commun. ACM, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 50-58, 2010.
S. Subashini, and V. Kavitha, “A survey on security issues in service delivery models of cloud computing,” JNCA, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 1-11, 2011.
D. Chappell, “Introducing the Azure services platform,” White paper, vol. 34, no. 1, pp. 1-11, Oct. 2011.
Hoefer, C. N. & Karagiannis, G. (2010, December). Taxonomy of cloud computing services (GC Wkshps), 2010 IEEE GLOBECOM Workshops.
R. N. Calheiros, R. Ranjan, A. Beloglazov, C. A. De Rose, and R. Buyya, “CloudSim: a toolkit for modeling and simulation of cloud computing environments and evaluation of resource provisioning algorithms,” SPE, vol. 41, no. 1, pp. 23-50, 2011.
M. A. Yahya, “A Middleware Approach for Secure Data Outsourcing in the Cloud,” M.S. thesis, Dept Comp. Info Sci, Prince Sultan Univ., Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 2016.
M. Malhotra, “Simulation for enhancing the response and processing time of datacenter,” IJCCR, vol. 1, no. 3, 2011.
F. Fittkau, S. Frey, and W. Hasselbring. (2012, September). CDOSim: Simulating cloud deployment options for software migration support (MESOCA), 2012 IEEE 6th International Workshop.
W. Zhao, Y. Peng, F. Xie, and Z. Dai. (2012, November). Modeling and simulation of cloud computing: A review (APCloudCC), 2012 IEEE Cloud Computing Congress.
T. T. Sá, R. N. Calheiros, and D. G. Gomes, “CloudReports: An extensible simulation tool for energy-aware cloud computing environments,” in Cloud Computing: Challenges, limitations, and R & D Solutions, Ist ed. Switzerland: Springer, 2014, pp. 127-142 [online], Available: https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-10530-7_6
C. Kim, J. Kim, and W. J. Lee, “Design of simulator for cloud computing infrastructure and service,” IJSH, vol. 8, no. 6, pp. 27-36, 2014.
K. Goga, O. Terzo, P. Ruiu, and F. Xhafa. (2014, July). Simulation, Modeling, and Performance Evaluation Tools for Cloud Applications (CISIS), 2014 8th International Conference.
A. Ahmed, and A. S. Sabyasachi. (2014, February). Cloud computing simulators: A detailed survey and future direction (IACC), 2014 IEEE International Computing Conference.
Núñez, J. L. Vázquez Poletti, A. C. Caminero, G. G. Castañé, J. Carretero, and I. M. Llorente, “iCanCloud: A flexible and scalable cloud infrastructure simulator,” JGC, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 185-209, 2012.
M. A. Sharkh, A. Kanso, A. Shami, P. Öhlén, “Building a cloud on earth: a study of cloud computing data center simulators,” Comput. Netw, vol. 108, pp. 78-96, 2016.
E. Shamsinezhad, A. Shahbahrami, A. Hedayati, A. K. Zadeh, and H. Banirostam, “Presentation Methods for Task Migration in Cloud Computing by Combination of Yu Router and Post-Copy,” IJCSI, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 98-102, 2013.
R. Buyya, C. S. Yeo, S. Venugopal, J. Broberg, I. Brandic, “Cloud computing and emerging IT platforms: Vision, hype, and reality for delivering computing as the 5th utility,” FGCS, vol. 25,no. 6, pp. 599-616, 2009.
W. Long, L. Yuqing, and X. Qingxin. (2013, December). Using cloudsim to model and simulate cloud computing environment (CIS), 2013 9th International Conference.
J. Shetty, M. R. Anala, G. Shobha, “A survey on techniques of secure live migration of virtual machine,” IJCA, vol. 39, no. 12, pp. 34-39, 2012.
L. Liu, H. Wang, X. Liu, X. Jin, W. B. He, Q. B. Wang, and Y. Chen. (2009, June). GreenCloud: a new architecture for green data center (ACM), 2009 6th international conference.
K. Chandrasekara. (2013, December). Tutorial: Resource Management in Cloud Computing (ACM), 2013 IEEE 6th International Conference.
B. Prakash, S. Manjunatha, H. M. Balakrishna, “A Detailed Survey on Various Cloud Computing Simulators,” IJER, pp. 2319-6890, 2016.
S. K. Garg, and R. Buyya. (2011, December). Networkcloudsim: Modelling parallel applications in cloud simulations (UCC), 2011 4th IEEE International Conference.
B. Wickremasinghe, R. N. Calheiros, and R. Buyya. (2010, April). Cloudanalyst: A cloudsim-based visual modeller for analysing cloud computing environments and applications (AINA), 2010 24th IEEE International Conference.
A. Medina, A. Lakhina, I. Matta, and J. Byers. (2001). BRITE: An approach to universal topology generation. In Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems 2001 9th IEEE International Symposium.
J. C. Huet, and I. E. Abbassi. (2013, December). Green cloud computing modeling methodology (UCC), 2013 IEEE/ACM 6th International Conference.
M. I. Tariq, and V. Santarcangelo, “Simulator’s Requirements For Modeling and Simulation Of Cloud Environment” 2015.
X. Li, X. Jiang, K. Ye, and P. Huang. (2013, June). DartCSim+: Enhanced cloudsim with the power and network models integrated (CLOUD), 2013 IEEE 6th International Conference.
R. Benali, H. Teyeb, A. Balma, S. Tata, and N. B. Hadj-Alouane. (2016, June). Evaluation of traffic-aware VM placement policies in distributed Cloud using CloudSim (WETICE), 2016 IEEE 25th International Conference.
B. Louis, K. Mitra, S. Saguna, and C. Åhlund. (2015, December). Cloudsimdisk: Energy-aware storage simulation in cloudsim (UCC), 2015 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference.
T. Guérout, T. Monteil, G. Da Costa, R. N. Calheiros, R. Buyya, M. Alexandru, “Energy-aware simulation with DVFS,” SMPT, vol. 39, pp. 76-91, 2013.
B. Hasselmann, “Investigation of Multi-Resource Cloud Simulators,” 2015.
OMNeT, http://omnetpp.org/,[Accessed online Dec 2017].
R. Kumar, “Cloud Computing: An Introspection” IJARCCE, vol. 2, no. 11, Nov. 2013.