Integrating Grid with Cryptographic Computing

  • Zhonghua Jiang
  • Dongdai Lin
  • Lin Xu
  • Lei Lin
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3903)


Cryptographic and information security applications often involve many time-consuming computations, which need to be completed over heterogenous and geographically distributed computers. However, there lacks a general-purpose cryptographic computing environment. Grid technology can play a significant role in providing an efficient computational support for cryptographic applications. In this paper, we describe a general-purpose software architecture called Crypto-Grid for distributed high-performance cryptographic computing, which is designed on the top level of computational grid mechanisms, supported by grid environments such as Globus. The prototype implementation of Crypto-Grid under GT4 and experiment evaluation are also revealed.


Elliptic Curve Grid Service Virtual Organization Computing Engine Open Grid Service Architecture 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhonghua Jiang
    • 1
    • 2
  • Dongdai Lin
    • 1
  • Lin Xu
    • 1
    • 2
  • Lei Lin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.State Key Laboratory Information Security, Institute of SoftwareChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina
  2. 2.Graduate School of the Chinese Academy of SciencesBeijingChina

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