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Faculty of Arts and SciencesComputer ScienceMinlan Yu
TermDay and TimeLocation
Spring 2018-2019  (show academic calendar)MW   1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.Geological Museum 375 (FAS)
4  (show credit conversion for other schools)
Credit Level

Clouds have become critical infrastructures for many applications in business and society (e.g., social media, public health, and entertainment). In this course, we will take a look inside the cloud infrastructure and learn critical technology trends and challenges in the networking and computing layers. We will discuss the design choices of performance, scalability, manageability, and cost in various cloud companies such as Amazon, Google, Microsoft, and Facebook. This course includes lectures and system programming projects.

Recommended: System programming at the level of CS 61 or CS 143

Exam Group

Cross Registration
Eligible for cross-registration
With permission of instructor/subject to availability

MIT students please cross register from MIT's Add/Drop application.