Rouven Krebs, Christof Momm, Samuel Kounev


Multi-tenant applications serve different customers with one application instance. This architectural style leverages sharing and economies of scale to provide cost efficient hosting. As multi-tenancy is a new concept, a common definition of the word and related concepts is not yet established and the architectural concerns are not fully understood. This paper provides an overview of important architectural concerns and there mutual influences. Beside that, it defines multi-tenancy and differentiates it from several related concepts.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Krebs R., Momm C. and Kounev S. (2012). ARCHITECTURAL CONCERNS IN MULTI-TENANT SaaS APPLICATIONS . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER, ISBN 978-989-8565-05-1, pages 426-431. DOI: 10.5220/0003957604260431

in Bibtex Style

author={Rouven Krebs and Christof Momm and Samuel Kounev},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,
SN - 978-989-8565-05-1
AU - Krebs R.
AU - Momm C.
AU - Kounev S.
PY - 2012
SP - 426
EP - 431
DO - 10.5220/0003957604260431