Ian Gergin

MA Student



(647) 282-3131


York University
School of Information Technology
4700 Keele Street, TEL Building 3041
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3


Dr. Marin Litoiu

I completed my Master of Arts degree in the Information Systems & Technology program at York University. I hold a BAS degree with Honours in Information Technology (Specialized in E-Commerce Development) from York University. My thesis dealt with the control of performance and cost of n-tiered clustered applications in the cloud. The thesis was completed and orally defended under the supervision of Dr. Marin Litoiu (Director of Research, CERAS).

Research Interests
  • Cost optimization in the cloud
  • Cloud Computing
  • Virtualized Resource Monitoring
  • Web Services
  • Autonomic Systems
  • Database Systems


  • MA in Information Systems & Technology, York University, Toronto, Canada (2010-2012)
    • Supervisor: Dr. Marin Litoiu
    • Thesis Topic: Controlling Performance and Cost of Clustered Applications in Large Shared Virtual Environments
  • Spec. BAS with Honours in Information Technology (E-Commerce Development), York University, Toronto, Canada (2005-2010)

Certifications / Memberships

  • CompTIA A+ (2009 Ed.)
  • CompTIA A+ (2006 Ed.)
  • Member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
  • Member of ISACA (Information Systems Audit & Control Association)
  • Member of PMI (Project Management Institute)