13 years 3 months ago
Stochastic-Based Robust Dynamic Resource Allocation in a Heterogeneous Computing System
Abstract--This research investigates the problem of robust dynamic resource allocation for heterogeneous distributed computing systems operating under imposed constraints. Often, s...
Jay Smith, Edwin K. P. Chong, Anthony A. Maciejews...
120views more  TROB 2002»
13 years 5 months ago
DPAC: an object-oriented distributed and parallel computing framework for manufacturing applications
Parallel and distributed computing infrastructure are increasingly being embraced in the context of manufacturing applications, including real-time scheduling. In this paper, we pr...
N. R. Srinivasa Raghavan, Tanmay Waghmare
92views more  CACM 1999»
13 years 5 months ago
Putting OO Distributed Programming to Work
stractions underlying distributed computing. We attempted to keep our preaims at an abstract and general level. In this column, we make those claims more concrete. More precisely, ...
Pascal Felber, Rachid Guerraoui, Mohamed Fayad
130views more  BMCBI 2005»
13 years 6 months ago
Squid - a simple bioinformatics grid
Background: BLAST is a widely used genetic research tool for analysis of similarity between nucleotide and protein sequences. This paper presents a software application entitled &...
Paulo C. Carvalho, Rafael V. Glória, Antoni...
13 years 6 months ago
Election and rendezvous with incomparable labels
In "Can we elect if we cannot compare" (SPAA'03), Barri`ere, Flocchini, Fraigniaud and Santoro consider a qualitative model of distributed computing, where the label...
Jérémie Chalopin
131views more  INTERNET 2007»
13 years 6 months ago
Live Distributed Objects: Enabling the Active Web
Distributed computing has been slow to benefit from the productivity revolution that has transformed the desktop. We still treat the Web as a separate technology space: programmer...
Krzysztof Ostrowski, Ken Birman, Danny Dolev
13 years 6 months ago
On implementing omega in systems with weak reliability and synchrony assumptions
We study the feasibility and cost of implementing --a fundamental failure detector at the core of many algorithms--in systems with weak reliability and synchrony assumptions. Intui...
Marcos Kawazoe Aguilera, Carole Delporte-Gallet, H...
13 years 7 months ago
An analysis of massively distributed evolutionary algorithms
Computational science is placing new demands on optimization algorithms as the size of data sets and the computational complexity of scientific models continue to increase. As thes...
Travis J. Desell, David P. Anderson, Malik Magdon-...
126views Education» more  CASCON 1996»
13 years 7 months ago
Evaluating the costs of management: a distributed applications management testbed
In today's distributed computing environments, users are makingincreasing demands on the systems, networks, and applications they use. Users are coming to expect performance,...
Michael Katchabaw, Stephen L. Howard, Andrew D. Ma...
13 years 7 months ago
Evolving Software Tools for New Distributed Computing Environments
Abstract In future, parallel and distributed computing paradigms will replace nowadays predominant sequential and centralized ones. Facing the challenge to support the construction...
Markus Pizka, Claudia Eckert, Sascha Groh