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Execution of a Bioinformatics Application in a Joint IRISGrid/EGEE Testbed

  • José Luis Vázquez-Poletti
  • E. Huedo
  • Rubén S. Montero
  • Ignacio M. Llorente
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3911)

Abstract

This paper describes the execution of a Bioinformatics application over a highly distributed and heterogeneous testbed. This testbed is composed of resources devoted to EGEE and IRISGrid projects and has been integrated by taking advantage of the modular, decentralized and “end-to-end” architecture of the Grid W ay framework. Results show the feasibility of building loosely-coupled Grid environments based only on Globus services, while obtaining non trivial levels of quality of service. Such approach allows a straightforward resource sharing as the resources are accessed by using de facto standard protocols and interfaces.

Keywords

Triose Phosphate Isomerase Grid Infrastructure Resource Broker Bioinformatics Application Globus Service 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • José Luis Vázquez-Poletti
    • 1
  • E. Huedo
    • 2
  • Rubén S. Montero
    • 1
  • Ignacio M. Llorente
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Departamento de Arquitectura de Computadores y Automática. Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain
  2. 2.Laboratorio de Computación Avanzada, Simulación y Aplicaciones TelemáticasCentro de Astrobiología (CSIC-INTA)Torrejón de ArdozSpain

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