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Distributed Configurable Application Monitoring on SMP Clusters

  • Karl Fürlinger
  • Michael Gerndt
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2840)

Abstract

Performance analysis of applications on large clusters of SMPs requires a monitoring approach that supports tools realizing concepts like automation, distribution and on-line operations. Key goals are a minimization of the perturbation of the target application and flexibility and efficiency with respect to data pre-processing and filtering. To achieve these goals, our approach separates the monitor into a passive monitoring library linked to the application and an active ‘runtime information producer’ (RIP) which handles monitoring requests and performs pre-processing (e.g., aggregation) of performance data for individual cluster nodes. A directory service can be queried to discover which RIPs handle which nodes.

Keywords

Address Space Target Application Application Monitoring Monitoring Approach Remote Node 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Karl Fürlinger
    • 1
  • Michael Gerndt
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für InformatikLehrstuhl für Rechnertechnik und RechnerorganisationTechnische Universität München 

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