Data Management for Grid Environments

  • Heinz Stockinger
  • Omer F. Rana
  • Reagan Moore
  • Andre Merzky
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2110)


An overview of research and development challenges for managing data in Grid environments is provided. We relate issues in data management at various levels of abstraction, from resources storing data sets, to metadata required to manage access to such data sets. A common set of services is defined as a possible way to manage the diverse set of data resources that could be part of a Grid environment.


Digital Library Grid Environment Storage Resource Global Service Storage Resource Broker 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Heinz Stockinger
    • 1
  • Omer F. Rana
    • 2
  • Reagan Moore
    • 3
  • Andre Merzky
    • 4
  1. 1.CERNSwitzerland
  2. 2.Cardiff UniversityUK
  3. 3.San Diego Supercomputer CenterUSA
  4. 4.Konrad Zuse ZentrumBerlinGermany

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