Applying Intelligent Adaptation to Remote Cloud Datacenter Backup
Bao Rong Chang*, Hsiu-Fen Tsai**, and Cin-Long Guo*
*Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National University of Kaohsiung
700, Kaohsiung University Rd., Nanzih District, Kaohsiung 811, Taiwan
**Department of Marketing Management, Shu-Te University
59, Hun Shang Rd., Yen Chao, Kaohsiung 824, Taiwan
HBase and Cassandra are two most commonly used large-scale distributed NoSQL database management systems; especially applicable to a large amount of data processing. Regarding remote data backup, each kind of datacenter has its own backup strategy to prevent the risks of data loss. With Thrift Java, this paper aims to implement in-cloud high efficient remote datacenter backup applied to in-cloud NoSQL databases like HBase and Cassandra. The binary communications protocol technology from Apache Thrift is employed to establish the graphical user interface instead of the command line interface so as to ease data manipulation. In order to control the network traffic flow smoothly, intelligent adaptation using ANFIS and PSO is employed to tune the parameters of NoSQL databases during the remote data backup to improve QoS in the network. The stress test has taken on strictly data reading/writing and remote backup of a huge amount of data to verify the effectiveness. Finally, the performance evaluation of a variety of benchmark databases has been done by performance index. As a result, the proposed HBase approach outperforms the other databases.
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