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A Client/Broker/Server Substrate with 50 π s Round-Trip Overhead

  • Olivier Richard
  • Franck Cappello
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1685)

Abstract

This paper describes an environment (API and runtime) for fast remote executions in the context of NOWs using high performance networks and low cost multiprocessors. This environment is based on the usual client/broker/server architecture. It is designed and optimized for the features of local area networks. The main result of the early performance measurements is a 50’s remote execution overhead.

Keywords

Function Call Server Side Network Hardware Remote Execution Local Execution 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Olivier Richard
    • 1
  • Franck Cappello
    • 1
  1. 1.LRI, Université Paris-SudOrsayFrance

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