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With nearly 85,000 members, the IEEE Computer Society (CS) is the world's leading organization of computing professionals. Founded in 1946, and the largest of the 38 societies of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the CS is dedicated to advancing the theory and application of computer and information-processing technology.

The 2020 IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing (CLOUD 2020) is the flagship theme-topic conference for modeling, developing, publishing, monitoring, managing, delivering XaaS (everything as a service) in the context of various types of cloud environments.

Our partners Luciano Baresi and Giovanni Quattrocchi from Politecnico di Milano will present the paper "A Simulation-based Comparison between Industrial Autoscaling Solutions and COCOS for Cloud Applications" within Session 5 on Service Management.