Abstract: Cloud computing offers infinite amount of resources which is available anywhere anytime based on the demand. Resource management is the attractive technology and it is based on pay-as-you-go model and the reservation model. Resource management has become one of the major issues in the cloud computing environment due to scale of modern data centers, heterogeneity of resource types and interdependencies. There are many resource management techniques used that must satisfy SLA. The work is about to survey various resource management strategies in cloud computing.

Keywords: Cloud computing, Resource management, Resource monitoring, SLA.