CMSC5735: Advanced Topics in Cloud Computing
Classroom: Starting Jan. 8th, 2018:
Prof. John C.S. Lui
- Lecture: Tuesday 7:00-10:00PM, HK Productivity Council Bldg, Kowloon Tong
, Room 119
This course provides an introduction to cloud computing,
spark systems, key-value stores, AWS,
virtualization, containers, dockers, microservices on docker,
cloud infrastructures, cloud security,
together with some advanced research
topics in data center networks designs,
Internet traffic management, distributed computations,
file system support.
Students need to have a good background in
distributed systems, networking, algorithms and operating systems.
Presentation Format and grouping
All materials will be provided via the course's homepage
and related papers.
- Project: 30%
- Presentation: 20%
- Examination: 50%
(note: you need to get at least 30% in the final exam to pass the course)
- No class on March 27, 2018.
- Project Presentation on April 3rd, 2018.
- FINAL EXAM: April 10th, 7:00 - 9:00 pm
(Wu Ho Man Yuen or WMY Bldg, CUHK Campus)
Lecture Notes: (Password Protected)
Short Introduction of Python
- Distributed File Systems
Introduction to Spark
Key-Value Stores Technology
Introduction to AWS
(To be presented)
Virtualization: Containers, Docker and microservices
Threat Modeling and Cloud Security
Data Security, Differential Privacy and EC2 Attack
Project : (Password Protected)
Project: TBD ;
(Deadline: May XX, 2018, XX:XX PM)