• Part A: Overview Article
  • 1 Introduction
  • 2 Definitions
  • 2.1 Cluster
  • 2.2 Distributed Computing
  • 2.3 Grid Computing
  • 2.4 Utility Computing
  • 3 Markets as the Business Model for Grid
  • 3.1 Pricing Strategies
  • 3.2 The Need for Self-Organisation
  • 4 Related Works
  • 4.1 Market-Based Grid Systems
  • 4.2 Markets are dead, long live Marktes
  • 5 An Architecture for Open Grid Marktes
  • 5.1 Architecture Rationale
  • 5.2 Open Grid Market Architecture
  • 6 Organization of the Book
  • 6.1 Market Mechanisms for Grid Systems
  • 6.2 Economic Component Design
  • 6.3 Design Issues and Extensions
  • 7 Conclusion and Outlook on Future Research
  • 7.1 Concluding Remarks
  • 7.2 Outlook
  • Bibliography
  • Part B: Articles
  • Lebenslauf
  • Schriftenverzeichnis