Professional Development Committee

PDC

The ACM Professional Development Committee (PDC) is a standing committee of the ACM Practitioner Board (PB). It serves to provide tools for lifelong learning, ethical conduct and professionalism for computing professionals and generally support the professional development and professionalism needs of all ACM members, with particular emphasis on the PD needs of practitioners.

 

  • Professional Development Committee

    Chair
      Eve  A. Andersson  
    Member
      Juan  Miguel De Joya  
      Sue  Black  
      Don  Gotterbarn
      Dominic  Holt
      Stephen  Ibaraki
      Bradley  Jensen  
      Srikantan  Moorthy
      Will  Tracz  
      Fernanda  Viegas  

Cloud Computing, Second Edition

This title provides students and IT professionals with an in-depth analysis of the cloud from the ground up. After an introduction to network-centric computing and network-centric content in Chapter One, the book is organized into four sections. Specific topics covered include resource virtualization, resource management and scheduling, and advanced topics like the impact of scale on efficiency, cloud scheduling subject to deadlines, alternative cloud architectures, and vehicular clouds. An included glossary covers terms grouped in several categories, from general to services, virtualization, desirable attributes and security.

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