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Co-design of Distributed Systems Using Skeleton and Autonomic Management Abstractions

  • M. Aldinucci
  • M. Danelutto
  • P. Kilpatrick
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5415)

Abstract

We discuss how common problems arising with multi/many-core distributed architectures can be effectively handled through co-design of parallel/distributed programming abstractions and of autonomic management of non-functional concerns. In particular, we demonstrate how restricted parallel/distributed patterns (or skeletons) may be efficiently managed by rule-based autonomic managers. We discuss the basic principles underlying pattern+manager co-design, current implementations inspired by this approach and some results achieved with a proof-of-concept prototype.

Keywords

Algorithmic skeletons design patterns distributed programming abstractions autonomic computing grids clouds multi/ many core 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Aldinucci
    • 1
  • M. Danelutto
    • 1
  • P. Kilpatrick
    • 2
  1. 1.Dept. Computer ScienceUniv. of PisaItaly
  2. 2.Dept. Computer ScienceQueen’s Univ. of BelfastUK

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