The GRB Library: Grid Computing with Globus in C

  • Giovanni Aloisio
  • Massimo Cafaro
  • Euro Blasi
  • Lucio De Paolis
  • Italo Epicoco
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2110)


In this paper we describe a library layered on top of basic Globus services. The library provides high level services, can be used to develop both web-based and desktop grid applications, it is relatively small and very easy to use. We show its usefulness in the context of a web-based Grid Resource Broker developed using the library as a building block, and in the context of a metacomputing experiment demonstrated at the SuperComputing 2000 conference.


Grid Computing Grid Resource Grid Service Grid Application Globus Toolkit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giovanni Aloisio
  • Massimo Cafaro
  • Euro Blasi
  • Lucio De Paolis
  • Italo Epicoco
    • 1
  1. 1.ISUFI / High Performance Computing CentreUniversity of LecceItaly

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