Grid Middleware and Services

Challenges and Solutions

  • Domenico Talia
  • Ramin Yahyapour
  • Wolfgang Ziegler

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Resource Management and Scheduling

    1. Xijie Zeng, Jiaying Shi, Xiaorong Cao, Angela C. Sodan
      Pages 3-18
    2. Farrukh Nadeem, Radu Prodan, Thomas Fahringer, Alexandru Iosup
      Pages 19-37
    3. Attila Kertész, Ivan Rodero, Francesc Guim
      Pages 39-52
    4. Thomas Ferrandiz, Vania Marangozova
      Pages 65-77
    5. Augusto Ciuffoletti, Antonis Papadogiannakis, Michalis Polychronakis
      Pages 79-93
    6. Javier Bustos-Jimenez, Cristian Varas, Jose Piquer
      Pages 95-104
    7. Ivan Rodero, Francesc Guim, Julita Corbalan, L. L. Fong, Y. G. Liu, S. M. Sadjadi
      Pages 105-119
    8. Bryan Esbaugh, Angela C. Sodan
      Pages 121-135
    9. Ivan Rodero, Francesc Guim, Julita Corbalan, A. Goyeneche
      Pages 137-152
  3. Storage and Data Management

    1. Pasquale Cozza, Domenico Talia, Carlo Mastroianni, Ian Kelley, Ian Taylor
      Pages 155-169
    2. Jesus Luna, Michail D. Flouris, Manolis Marazakis, Angelos Bilas, Federico Stagni, Alberto Forti et al.
      Pages 171-185
    3. Maciej Brzezniak, Norbert Meyer, Michail D. Flouris, Renaud Lachaiz, Angelos Bilas
      Pages 187-201
    4. Ivan Rodero, Francesc Guim, Julita Corbalan
      Pages 203-217
    5. Gabriel Antoniu, Antonio Congiusta, Sébastien Monnet, Domenico Talia, Paolo Trunfio
      Pages 219-233
  4. Grid Workflow and Fault Tolerance

    1. Marek Wieczorek, Andreas Hoheisel, Radu Prodan
      Pages 237-264
    2. Radu Prodan, Thomas Fahringer, Farrukh Nadeem, Marek Wieczorek
      Pages 265-278
    3. Simone Pellegrini, Francesco Giacomini, Antonia Ghiselli
      Pages 279-287
  5. Service Level Agreement

    1. Philipp Wieder, Jan Seidel, Oliver Wäldrich, Wolfgang Ziegler, Ramin Yahyapour
      Pages 335-347
    2. Omer F. Rana, Martijn Warnier, Thomas B. Quillinan, Frances Brazier, Dana Cojocarasu
      Pages 349-358
    3. Hubert Hérenger, René Heek, Roland Kübert, Mike Surridge
      Pages 359-373
    4. Massimo Coppola, Domenico Laforenza, Nicola Tonellotto, Marco Danelutto, Marco Vanneschi, Corrado Zoccolo
      Pages 375-385
    5. Liviu Joita, Omer F. Rana, Isaac Chao, Pablo Chacin, Felix Freitag, Leandro Navarro et al.
      Pages 387-396
    6. Henning Mersch, Philipp Wieder, Bastian Koller, Gerard Murphy, Ron Perrot, Paul Donachy et al.
      Pages 397-407
    7. Dominic Battré, Odej Kao, Kerstin Voss
      Pages 409-418
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 419-420

About this book


Grid Middleware and Services: Challenges and Solutions is the eighth volume of the CoreGRID series. The CoreGrid Proceedings is the premiere European event on Grid Computing. This book aims to strengthen and advance scientific and technological excellence in the area of Grid Computing. The main focus in this volume is on Grid middleware and service level agreement.

Grid middleware and Grid services are two pillars of grid computing systems and applications. This book includes high-level contributions by leading researchers in both areas and presents current solutions together with future challenges. This volume includes sections on knowledge and data management on grids, Grid resource management and scheduling, Grid information, resource and workflow monitoring services, and service level agreements.

Grid Middleware and Services: Challenges and Solutions is designed for a professional audience, composed of researchers and practitioners in industry. This volume is also suitable for graduate-level students in computer science.



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Authors and affiliations

  • Domenico Talia
    • 1
  • Ramin Yahyapour
    • 2
  • Wolfgang Ziegler
    • 3
  1. 1.Dip. Elettronica Informatica e SistemisticaUniversitá della Calabria87036Italy
  2. 2.IT und Medien CentrumDortmund University of Technology44221Germany
  3. 3.Department of BioinformaticsFraunhofer Institute SCAI53754Germany

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-78445-8
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-78446-5
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