Dr Rami Bahsoon

Senior Lecturer in Software Engineering

The School of Computer Science

The University of Birmingham

 

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Global-ComputingCloud Software Engineering Research: Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud

 

Research Themes

  • Cloud Requirements Engineering
  • Cloud Software Architectures and Styles
  • Self-managed Quality Attributes in the Cloud
  • Testing in and for the cloud
  • Securing the Cloud Architecture
  • Cloud Simulation Tools
  • Green Cloud
  • Cloud Economics and Risk Management

 

People Involved: Researchers

  • Rami Bahsoon(Cloud Architectures and Sustainability, EPSRC BTG/UoB Fellowship)
  • Tao Chen(Cloud Architectures)
  • Vivek Nallur(Cloud Architectures)
  • Funmilade Faniyi(Cloud Architectures)
  • Shehnila Zardari (Cloud Requirements Engineering)
  • Esra Zaghoul (Cloud Software Engineering)
  • Marwah Alansari (Cloud Software Architectures)
  • Daniel Botterill(Cloud Architectures and Sustainability, EPSRC Vacation Bursary)

Visitors

  • Govindaraj Rangaraj(Cloud Architectures and Sustainability. Ramsy)

 

Research Visitors

 

 

Research Collaborators

 

  • Rick Kazman(CMU, USA)
  • Andy Evans(Salesforce)
  • Nour Ali(Lero, Irish Software Engineering Institute)

 

MSc/Research Study Projects

 

 

Alumni

  • Tao Chen(MSc in ISS 2009/2010 with Distinction Scalable Service-Oriented Replication in the Cloud)
  • Jamie Pendle (MSc in Computer Security 2008/2009)
  • Housam Al Hakim (MSc in ISS 2008/2009)

 

Related Events

Journal of Systems and Software, ELSEVIER Science, Guest Editing a special Issue on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud.

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, N. Ali, T. S. Mohan, (2013). The Third IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud, In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2013, ICWS 2013, and SCC2013, San Francisco, CA, USA

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, T. S. Mohan, N. Ali(2012). The Second IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud, In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2012, ICWS 2012, and SCC2012. Hawaii, USA. [link]

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, T. S. Mohan, N. Ali(2011). The IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud. In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2011, ICWS 2011, and SCC2011. Washington D.C., USA.

 

With Nour Ali(LERO) and Ian Gorton(2010) IEEE 2010 First International Workshop on Engineering Mobile Service Oriented Systems (EMSOS), Miami, Florida, USA, July 5-10, 2010 in conjunction with ICWS 2010, SCC 2010, and CLOUD 2010

 

 

Selected Publications(Cloud Related)

V. Nallur and R. Bahsoon(2013). A Decentralized Self-Adaptation Mechanism for Service-Based Applications in the Cloud. Accepted as a full paper. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering.

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, N. Ali, T. S. Mohan, (2013). The Third IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud, In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2013, ICWS 2013, and SCC2013, San Francisco, CA, USA

 

T. Chen and R. Bahsoon(2013). Self-Adaptive and Sensitivity-Aware QoS Modelling for the Cloud. Accepted as a full paper. The 8th International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems, SEAMS in conjunction with the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), San Francisco, CA (Selection rate 27%), ACM press.[link]

 

Esra Alzaghoul and Rami Bahsoon(2013). CloudMTD: Using Real Options to Manage Technical Debt in Cloud-Based Service Selection. Accepted as a full paper. Fourth International Workshop on Managing Technical Debt. The 35th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Software Engineering, San Francisco, CA. ACM press.[link]

 

T. Chen, R. Bahsoon and G. Theodoropoulos(2013). A Decentralized Architecture for Dynamic QoS Optimization in Cloud-based DDDAS, 2013 International Conference on Computational Science, Procedia of Computer Science, Elsevier Science (Full paper 30% selection rate)[link]

 

F. Alrebeish and R. Bahsoon(2013). Using Portfolio Theory to Diversify the Allocation of Web Services in the Cloud. Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO 2013), Amsterdam, the Netherlands. ACM Press. [link]

 

T. Becker, A. Agne, P. R. Lewis, R. Bahsoon, F. Faniyi, L. Esterle, A. Keller, A. Chandra, A. R. Jensenius and S. C. Stilkerich. EPiCS: Engineering Proprioception in Computing Systems. In Proceedings of the 10th IEEE/IFIP Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing.

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, T. S. Mohan, N. Ali(2012). The Second IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud, In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2012, ICWS 2012, and SCC2012. Hawaii, USA. [link]

 

F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon(2012). Self-Managing SLA Compliance in Cloud Architectures: A Market-based Approach. In the Proceedings of the International ACM Sigsoft Symposium on Architecting Critical Systems, Bertinoro, Italy. ACM Press.

 

F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon and G. Theodoropoulos(2012). A Dynamic Data-Driven Simulation Approach for Preventing SLA Violations in Cloud Federation. The 12th International Conference on Computational Science, Procedia Computer Science, ELSEVIER (ISSN: 1877-0509), Nebraska, USA (Selection rate 30%)

 

S. Zardari, F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon(2012). Using Obstacles for Systematically Modelling, Analysing and Mitigating Risks in Cloud Adoption. To appear in the book on Aligning Enterprise, System and Software Architectures.

 

R. Bahsoon, I. Mistrick, T. S. Mohan, N. Ali(2011). IEEE International Workshop on the Future of Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud. In conjunction with IEEE Cloud 2011, ICWS 2011, and SCC2011. Washington D.C., USA.

 

F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon, A. Evans, R. Kazman(2011). Evaluating Security Properties of Architectures in Unpredictable Environments: A Case for Cloud. In Proceedings of the 9th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA). Colorado, USA. IEEE Computer Society Press (Selection rate 33% full papers).

 

F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon(2011). Engineering Proprioception in SLA Management for Cloud Architectures. In the Proceedings of the 9th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA). Colorado, USA. IEEE Computer Society Press, workshop on Architecting Cloud Applications.

 

S. Zardari and R. Bahsoon(2011). Cloud Adoption: A Goal-Oriented Requirements Engineering Approach. In the Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM International Workshop On Cloud Software Engineering, the ACM/IEEE 33rd International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), Hawaii,USA. ACM Press.

 

T. Chen and R. Bahsoon(2011). Scalable Service-Oriented Replication in the Cloud. In the Proceedings of IEEE Cloud Conference 2011, Washington D.C., USA, IEEE CS Press.

 

V. Nallur and R. Bahsoon(2010). Adapting Applications Based on QA Requirements in the Cloud Using Market-Based Heuristics. In the Proceedings of ICSOC-ServiceWave 2010. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Springer.

 

R. Bahsoon(2010). Dynamic Self-Optimization of Power and Dependability Requirements in Green Cloud Architectures. In the Proceedings of the 4th European Conference on Software Architecture (ECSA 2010), Copenhagen, Denmark. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(LNCS), Springer.

 

R. Bahsoon(2010). Green Cloud: Towards A Framework for Self-Optimising Dependability Requirements and Power in Cloud Architectures. In the Second International Workshop on Software Research and Climate Change (WSRCC), in affiliation with the 32nd International Conference on Software Engineering, Cape Town, South Africa.

 

V. Nallur and R. Bahsoon(2010). Design of a Market-Based Mechanism for Quality Attribute Tradeoff of Services in the Cloud. In the Proceedings of the 25th ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, ACM.

 

F. Faniyi, R. Bahsoon(2010). Security in the Cloud. Technical Report CSR-10-04. School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, UK.

 

V. Nallur, R. Bahsoon, and X. Yao (2009). Self-Optimizing Architecture for Ensuring Quality Attributes in the Cloud. In the Proceedings of the 8th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture (WICSA 2009), Cambridge, UK.

 

G. Rangaraj, R. Bahsoon(2009/10). Green-Aware Computing: From Distributed Systems to the Cloud in a Survey. Technical Report. School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, UK.

 

Shaun Parsons (2010). Testing IN the Cloud. School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, UK.

 

Shaun Parsons and Rami Bahsoon(2010). Testing IN and FOR the Cloud. School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, UK.

 

Jamie Pendle (2009). Case Study on Security in the Cloud. School of Computer Science, The University of Birmingham, UK.

 

Teaching

New Research Seminar Module 2011.Advances in Software Engineering. Software Engineering IN and FOR the Cloud

 

Become a Cloud Software Engineer Researcher:

For PhD, MSc, BSc Projects suggestions in Cloud Software Engineering contact Dr Rami Bahsoon(r.bahsoon at cs.bham.ac.uk) so we can discuss!

 

 

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