Computer Science Theses
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(University of St Andrews, 2018-06-27) - ThesisThis thesis deals with the important problem of parallelising sequential code. Despite the importance of parallelism in modern computing, writing parallel software still relies on many low-level and often error-prone ...
(University of St Andrews, 2017) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2017) - ThesisWith the recent spate of data loss breaches from industry and commerce, especially with the large number of Advanced Persistent Threats, companies are increasing their network boundary security. As network defences are ...
(University of St Andrews, 2018) - ThesisThe growing complexity of emerging image and video compression standards means additional demands on computational time and energy resources in a variety of environments. Additionally, the steady increase in sensor ...
Stepping into the clouds : enabling companies to adapt their capabilities to cloud computing to succeed under uncertain conditions (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-22) - ThesisRecent technologies have changed the way companies acquire and use computing resources. Companies have to adapt their capabilities, which combine business processes, skills, etc., to exploit the opportunities presented ...