Loading...
Loading...

Go to the content (press return)

Understanding collaboration in volunteer computing systems

Author
Vega, D.; Meseguer, R.; Freitag, F.; Ochoa, Sergio F.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Journal of universal computer science
Date of publication
2014-11
Volume
20
Number
13
First page
1738
Last page
1765
DOI
10.3217/jucs-020-13-1738
Project funding
A Community networking Cloud in a box
Community Networks Testbed for the Future Internet
Community networks and clouds
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/27388 Open in new window
URL
http://www.jucs.org/jucs_20_13/understanding_collaboration_in_volunteer Open in new window
Abstract
Volunteer computing is a paradigm in which devices participating in a distributed environment share part of their resources to help others perform their activities. The effectiveness of this computing paradigm depends on the collaboration attitude adopted by the participating devices. Unfortunately for software designers it is not clear how to contribute with local resources to the shared environment without compromising resources that could then be required by the contributors. Therefore, many ...
Citation
Vega, D. [et al.]. Understanding collaboration in volunteer computing systems. "Journal of universal computer science", Novembre 2014, vol. 20, núm. 13, p. 1738-1765.
Keywords
Collaboration strategy, Effort-based incentives, Resource sharing, Software design, Volunteer computing
Group of research
CNDS - Computer Networks and Distributed Systems

Participants

Attachments