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    • Characterizing the impact of network latency on cloud-based applications’ performance 

      Popescu, Diana Andreea; Zilberman, Noa; Moore, Andrew William (Computer Laboratory technical reports, 2017-11-30)
      Businesses and individuals run increasing numbers of applications in the cloud. The performance of an application running in the cloud depends on the data center conditions and upon the resources committed to an application. ...
    • Cloud computing for small business: Criminal and security threats and prevention measures 

      Hutchings, Alice; Smith, Russell G; James, Lachlan (Australian Institute of Criminology, 2013)
      Cloud computing refers to the delivery of computer processing infrastructure, operating systems, software and data storage over Internet-based public or private computer networks. The aim is to relieve users of some of the ...
    • Computer security threats faced by small businesses in Australia 

      Hutchings, Alice (Australian Institute of Criminology, 2012)
      In this paper, an overview is provided of computer security threats faced by small businesses. Having identified the threats, the implications for small business owners are described, along with countermeasures that can ...
    • A Critique of the CAP Theorem 

      Kleppmann, Martin Alexander (2015-09-18)
      The CAP Theorem is a frequently cited impossibility result in distributed systems, especially among NoSQL distributed databases. In this paper we survey some of the confusion about the meaning of CAP, including inconsistencies ...
    • Misuse of information and communications technology within the public sector 

      Hutchings, Alice; Jorna, Penny (Australian Institute of Criminology, 2015)
      Misuse of information and communications technology (ICT) includes theft of hardware and software, unauthorised access to computer systems and inappropriate use of equipment. Internal unauthorised access is recognised as ...
    • A model of register transfer systems with applications to microcode and VLSI correctness 

      Gordon, Michael John (Department of Computer Science, University of Edinburgh, 1982-05)
      In this paper we describe and illustrate a simple semantic model of register transfer systems — i.e. systems built by connecting together storage devices like registers and.memories via combinational circuits like gates ...