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Agent-based virtual organisations for the Grid

Jigar Patel, Gareth Shercliff, Patrick J. Stockreisser, Jianhua Shao, W. Alex Gray, Nick J. Fiddian, Simon Thompson, W. T. Luke Teacy, Nicholas R. Jennings, Michael Luck, Stuart Chalmers, Nir Oren (+3 others)
2005 Proceedings of the fourth international joint conference on Autonomous agents and multiagent systems - AAMAS '05  
The ability to create reliable, scalable virtual organisations (VOs) on demand in a dynamic, open and competitive environment is one of the challenges that underlie Grid computing.  ...  Specifically, CONOISE-G provides mechanisms to assure effective operation of agent-based VOs in the face of disruptive and potentially malicious entities in dynamic, open and competitive environments.  ...  Acknowledgements CONOISE-G is funded by the DTI and EPSRC through the Welsh e-Science Centre, in collaboration with the Office of the Chief Technologist of BT.  ... 
doi:10.1145/1082473.1082668 dblp:conf/atal/PatelTJLCONPGSSSGFT05 fatcat:2oejkifsanfa7e7efm2nmfhprm

Agent-based virtual organisations for the Grid

Jigar Patel, W.T. Luke Teacy, Nicholas R. Jennings, Michael Luck, Stuart Chalmers, Nir Oren, Timothy J. Norman, Alun Preece, Peter M. D. Gray, Gareth Shercliff, Patrick J. Stockreisser, Jianhua Shao (+7 others)
2005 Multiagent and Grid Systems  
The ability to create reliable, scalable virtual organisations (VOs) on demand in a dynamic, open and competitive environment is one of the challenges that underlie Grid computing.  ...  Specifically, CONOISE-G provides mechanisms to assure effective operation of agent-based VOs in the face of disruptive and potentially malicious entities in dynamic, open and competitive environments.  ...  Acknowledgements CONOISE-G is funded by the DTI and EPSRC through the Welsh e-Science Centre, in collaboration with the Office of the Chief Technologist of BT.  ... 
doi:10.3233/mgs-2005-1402 fatcat:6czliujrzjgv5kbgfwbapvxa5u

Using VO Concept for Managing Dynamic Security Associations [chapter]

Yuri Demchenko, Leon Gommans, Cees de Laat
2006 IFIP International Federation for Information Processing  
This research paper presents results of the analysis how the Virtual Organisation (VO) concept can be used for managing dynamic security associations in collaborative applications and for complex resource  ...  The paper provides an overview of the current practice in VO management at the organisational level and its support at the security middleware level in Grid based applications.  ...  The authors believe that the proposed approach and ideas will provide a good basis for further wider discussion how the VO concept can be developed to provide a more flexible framework for identity and  ... 
doi:10.1007/0-387-33406-8_32 fatcat:3dkiw2fd3ncmlm5h5zzq2hoxpm

Self-Organising management of Grid environments [article]

Ioannis Liabotis, Ognjen Prnjat, Tope Olukemi, Adrian Li Mow Ching, Aleksandar Lazarevic, Lionel Sacks, Mike Fisher, Paul McKee
2007 arXiv   pre-print
This paper presents basic concepts, architectural principles and algorithms for efficient resource and security management in cluster computing environments and the Grid.  ...  The work presented in this paper is funded by BTExacT and the EPSRC project SO-GRM (GR/S21939).  ...  The structure of the links should then self-organise as the number of nodes within a virtual organisation changes.  ... 
arXiv:0711.0325v1 fatcat:vmqmlv4bwjcuvkcwbwxt5ewiyu

The Principle of Immanence in Event-Based Distributed Systems [chapter]

Pascal Dugenie, Stefano A. Cerri
2011 Studies in Computational Intelligence  
On one hand, GRID provides a sound infrastructure for coordinating distributed computing resources and Virtual Organisations (VO).  ...  This chapter focuses on the principle of immanence for autonomic eventbased distributed systems such as collaborative environments on the GRID.  ...  Virtual Collaborative Environments on GRID Virtual Collaborative Environments (VCE) have emerged along with event-based distributed computing systems.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-19724-6_11 fatcat:jca4dkvowveivhoc5mquewqzda

Grid Computing for Real Time Distributed Collaborative Geoprocessing [chapter]

Yi Shi, Ashton Shortridge, Jon Bartholic
2002 Advances in Spatial Data Handling  
Grid computing has emerged as an important new field in the distributed computing arena.  ...  In this paper we describe Grid computing concepts and technologies and establish compelling reasons for why they may prove useful for important geospatial research and application issues.  ...  Grid-based technologies enable extensive Internet-based infrastructure for the VO. Section 2 describes the virtual organisation concept and Grid-based technologies that can support it.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-56094-1_15 fatcat:dt4imtpgabf2vn7iphrdr2chpi

Agent-Based Applications for the Smart Grid: A Playground for Agreement Technologies [chapter]

Sascha Ossowski, Matteo Vasirani
2013 Communications in Computer and Information Science  
the Smart Grid.  ...  This paper summarises an invited talk given at the Multiagent based Applications for Sustainable Energy Systems (MASSES) workshop, as part of the 11th Conference on Practical Applications of Agents and  ...  Organisations further restrict the way agreements are reached by imposing organisational structures on the agents.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-642-38061-7_2 fatcat:qepu5khd6fdztblmmfjr7nhvru

The InteliGrid platform for virtual organisations interoperability

Matevz Dolenc, Peter Katranuschkov, Alexander Gehre, Krzysztof Kurowski, Ziga Turk
2007 Journal of Information Technology in Construction  
This paper presents some of the key findings and developments related to the semantic grid architecture for virtual organisations and primarily distributed engineering in construction.  ...  The EU project InteliGrid (2004 combined and extended the state-of-the-art research and technologies in the areas of semantic interoperability, virtual organisations and grid technology to provide diverse  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The presented research has been carried out in the context of the 6 th Framework IST project InteliGrid (IST-4664), founded by the European Commission as well as industrial partners.  ... 
dblp:journals/itcon/DolencKGKT07 fatcat:yvgt6piggffajotievkdiw7kui

Semantic Grid—The convergence of technologies

D DEROURE, Y SURE
2006 Journal of Web Semantics  
Acknowledgements: We thank the EU IST Network of Excellence Knowledge Web (see http://knowledgeweb.semanticweb.org/) for sponsoring our Semantic Grid Dagstuhl Seminar.  ...  We also thank the people at Schloss Dagstuhl for keeping our work focused by providing very pleasant surroundings and perfect service.  ...  • foundations for a Virtual Organisation (VO) ontology, based on the EarthSciences Grid ontology • an shared understanding of what a Semantic Grid is, and a need to encapsulate this in a bumper sticker  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.websem.2006.03.004 fatcat:sll3xl67und5jnfaf2xckb3i3q

Supporting Virtual Organisations Using BDI Agents and Constraints [chapter]

Stuart Chalmers, Peter M. D. Gray, Alun Preece
2002 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The agent can choose the best among several possible virtual organisations to form in order to meet a customer's requirements.  ...  Using a realistic service-providing scenario, we show how an agent can use constraint solving techniques to explore possible virtual organisation alliances with other agents, based on its beliefs and desires  ...  Gray and on work previously completed during the KRAFT project, in particular the work of Kit-Ying Hui and Alun Preece. The KRAFT project was funded by grants from BT and EPSRC.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-45741-0_20 fatcat:fu7qpumkorfo5gv3cva2qorw6q

GridRM: A Resource Monitoring Architecture for the Grid [chapter]

Mark Baker, Garry Smith
2002 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
In this paper, we describe a generic open-source resource monitoring architecture that has been specifically designed for the Grid. The paper consists of three main sections.  ...  In the final section of the paper, we summarise the experiences so far and outline our future work.  ...  The GridRM architecture is shown in Figure 2 . Each Grid site within a virtual organisation is viewed as an island of resources, with a GridRM Gateway providing: i.  ... 
doi:10.1007/3-540-36133-2_24 fatcat:qe5ksymmb5fnladic754h3cxfu

The world of autonomous distributed systems [chapter]

Frances Brazier
2008 Studies in Computational Intelligence  
Different paradigms for distributed autonomous system development exist: p2p systems, the Grid, Autonomic Computing, Service Oriented Systems, Ambient Systems, to Multi-agent systems.  ...  Virtual organisations of autonomous systems are formed/emerge on the basis of characteristics such as availability, reliability, interests.  ...  The author is also grateful to Stichting NLnet, the NWO Token project and the BSIK-ICIS project for financial support.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-74930-1_1 fatcat:awapxqzg2za6bgty3nhah74sle

A Resource Discovery Architecture of Loosely Coupled Grid Inter-cooperated Virtual Organisations Using Mobile Agents and Neural Networks

Stelios Sotiriadis, Nik Bessis, Paul Sant, Carsten Maple
2010 2010 International Conference on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing  
Our work is fundamentally based on the Self-led Critical Friends method; a technique for realizing inter-cooperation among various scales Virtual Organisations (VOs).  ...  Grid computing offers a service for sharing resources over uncertain and complex environments.  ...  In [18] Self Organisation neural network architecture is presented for intentional planning agents.  ... 
doi:10.1109/3pgcic.2010.53 dblp:conf/3pgcic/SotiriadisBSM10 fatcat:xubluriqxvh53dlphuscgjk7hu

Self-adaptation and Dynamic Environment Experiments with Evolvable Virtual Machines [chapter]

Mariusz Nowostawski, Lucien Epiney, Martin Purvis
2006 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
The Evolvable Virtual Machine (EVM) architecture is a model for building complex hierarchically organised software systems.  ...  Based on experimental results, certain behaviours that exhibit self-adaptation in the EVM system are discussed.  ...  The base instruction set has been extended with 4 special instructions: down, up, right, and left to move the agent on the grid.  ... 
doi:10.1007/11734697_4 fatcat:c6n5x3fn2bdypms7tvo264lkuq

Assistive Awareness in Smart Grids [chapter]

Aikaterini Bourazeri, Pablo Almajano, Inmaculada Rodriguez, Maite Lopez-Sanchez
2014 The Computer After Me  
We specifically focus on local micro-grids, in which energy consumers can also be producers, who self-organise their own provision and appropriation rules in the context of an institution.  ...  to better understand the behaviour of energy consumers and get energy consumers to understand better the e↵ects of their behaviour on the grid.  ...  We rely on the use of a game, 3D Virtual World (VW) and Multi-Agent System (MAS) based technologies to build this bridge.  ... 
doi:10.1142/9781783264186_0008 fatcat:b6e2liqbcbaxxavbjrxsy6bzxu
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