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Programmable Grids Framework Enabling QoS in an OGSA Context [chapter]

John Soldatos, Lazaros Polymenakos, George Kormentzas
2004 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Managing QoS across a Grid infrastructure is particularly complex since QoS must be addressed at three different levels: network, middleware and application.  ...  In this paper we elaborate on the importance of network, middleware and application level QoS, and accordingly provide a framework for designing and implementing programmable APIs that can handle QoS.  ...  Grid services relating to middleware QoS can also be registered with an Index Service (e.g., GT3 MDS) to allow scheduling applications to query for services based on Service Data parameters.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-24688-6_28 fatcat:7y5cxfimmfddvj3dnhkt257c64

Quality of Service of Grid Computing: Resource Sharing

Xian-He Sun, Ming Wu
2007 Sixth International Conference on Grid and Cooperative Computing (GCC 2007)  
This study provides a classification of existing software system based on their underlying policies, a systematic understanding of QoS, and a framework for QoS of Grid computing.  ...  The non-deterministic characteristic of the resource availability in these new computing platforms raises an outstanding challenge: how to support Quality of Service (QoS) to meet a user's demand?  ...  In an opposite direction, in Legion and Globus, resources can be reserved for the execution of Grid tasks based on service-level agreements [3] .  ... 
doi:10.1109/gcc.2007.102 dblp:conf/gcc/SunW07 fatcat:ctwnzq3mvbhnnknps3kmvnpwxu

A taxonomy and survey of grid resource management systems for distributed computing

Klaus Krauter, Rajkumar Buyya, Muthucumaru Maheswaran
2002 Software, Practice & Experience  
Such resource requests are considered as jobs by the Grid. Depending on the application, the job may specify quality of service (QoS) requirements or accept best-effort service levels.  ...  The RMSs in the federation should interoperate using an agreed set of protocols to manage the resources. Applications may either directly or indirectly request resources from the Grid.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors would like to acknowledge all developers of the Grid systems described in the paper.  ... 
doi:10.1002/spe.432 fatcat:35mud2v6fnbzlldnczvg3peeqa

GDSA: A Grid-Based Distributed Simulation Architecture

Suihui Zhu, Zhihui Du, Xudong Chai
2006 Sixth IEEE International Symposium on Cluster Computing and the Grid (CCGRID'06)  
Management system will be built according to Meta-service mechanism. Contractual Computing Mechanism (CCM), a special mechanism added in GDSA, will provide QoS insurance for users.  ...  Three-layer QoS model, which is the core of CCM, will take charge of QoS problems in different levels.  ...  The communication method of RTI is based on  ... 
doi:10.1109/ccgrid.2006.1630956 fatcat:txoq4myswvdtpfiyiu77gcsnpe

End-to-End QoS Support for a Medical Grid Service Infrastructure

Siegfried Benkner, Gerhard Engelbrecht, Stuart E. Middleton, Ivona Brandic, Rainer Schmidt
2007 New generation computing  
Quality of Service support is an important prerequisite for the adoption of Grid technologies for medical applications.  ...  Within GEMSS, parallel applications installed on clusters or other HPC hardware may be exposed as QoS-aware Grid services for which clients may dynamically negotiate QoS constraints with respect to response  ...  The QoS infrastructure relies on a reservation based approach to QoS coupled with application specific performance models, advance reservation mechanisms, and client-driven negotiation of service level  ... 
doi:10.1007/s00354-007-0023-7 fatcat:76vzb5gg2rgxra4ytktshkyiwi

Grid Quality of Service Trustworthiness Evaluation Based on Bayesian Network

Yiling Huang
2020 IEEE Access  
The study results of this paper provide a reference for the further researches on the grid QoS trustworthiness evaluation based on Bayesian network.  ...  Quality of Service (QoS) is applied to evaluate the satisfaction level of users using a service and it is a measure and evaluation of the service level of service providers.  ...  control mechanisms and methods; the upper layer is grid middleware QoS, which provides QoS-described execution environment, QoS-based scheduling environment, and QoS-based resource management environment  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2020.2967056 fatcat:ytd3bri3nvfoxebo4qkxuq5lqq

An OGSA-Based Quality of Service Framework [chapter]

Rashid Al-Ali, Kaizar Amin, Gregor von Laszewski, Omer Rana, David Walker
2004 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
To perform an admission control process an admission control mechanism must be employed.  ...  The QoS broker then undertakes a service discovery, based on the specified QoS properties, and negotiates an agreement offer for the client's application.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-24680-0_88 fatcat:665j4r63wjbt3lmcelg33ris5i

A survey on resource allocation in high performance distributed computing systems

Hameed Hussain, Saif Ur Rehman Malik, Abdul Hameed, Samee Ullah Khan, Gage Bickler, Nasro Min-Allah, Muhammad Bilal Qureshi, Limin Zhang, Wang Yongji, Nasir Ghani, Joanna Kolodziej, Albert Y. Zomaya (+11 others)
2013 Parallel Computing  
Many projects are dedicated to large-scale distributed computing systems that have designed and developed resource allocation mechanisms with a variety of architectures and services.  ...  An efficient resource allocation is a fundamental requirement in high performance computing (HPC) systems.  ...  Acknowledgments The authors are thankful to Kashif Bilal and Osman Khalid for the valuable reviews, suggestions, and comments.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.parco.2013.09.009 fatcat:pdbghbohinc55lsgv67yfiw5ni

A taxonomy of market-based resource management systems for utility-driven cluster computing

Chee Shin Yeo, Rajkumar Buyya
2006 Software, Practice & Experience  
They are also vital in supporting service-oriented Grid computing that harness resources distributed worldwide based on users' objectives.  ...  Market-based cluster RMSs need to support three requirements in order to enable utility-driven cluster computing [7]: (i) provide means for users to specify their Quality of Service (QoS) needs and valuations  ...  This work is partially supported by the Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Project and StorageTek Fellowship for Grid Computing.  ... 
doi:10.1002/spe.725 fatcat:6jqpwyqfdva33ffhkfwwu6gafa

Autonomic QoS-Aware Resource Management in Grid Computing Using Online Performance Models

Samue Kounev, Ramon Nou, Jordi Torres
2007 Proceedings of the 2nd International ICST Conference on Performance Evaluation Methodologies and Tools  
In this paper, an approach to autonomic QoS-aware resource management in Grid computing based on online performance models is proposed.  ...  in such a way that service level agreements are honored.  ...  GRID QOS-AWARE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT The allocation and scheduling mechanism used at the global and local level play a critical role for the performance and availability of Grid applications.  ... 
doi:10.4108/valuetools.2007.1983 dblp:conf/valuetools/KounevNT07 fatcat:3x5s5nkmvvfa5mi2pktemxfsgu

Q-GSM: QoS Oriented Grid Service Management [chapter]

Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Feng Mao, Hao Wu
2005 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Effective and efficient Quality of Service (QoS) management is critical for a service grid to meet the requirements of both grid users and service providers.  ...  Main characteristics of our framework are 1) grid level resource reservation mechanism; 2) mapping application level service quality to sufficient quantitative reserved resources through negotiating with  ...  Conclusions We propose Q-GSM, a QoS oriented grid service management framework. We design an abstract interface to existing resources reservation mechanisms and the management system of the SLA.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-31849-1_102 fatcat:cyoty54olffatbtjbsf2bnzwai

Network QoS for Grid Systems

Saleem N. Bhatti, Søren-Aksel Sørensen, Peter Clark, Jon Crowcroft
2003 The international journal of high performance computing applications  
Grid users may wish to have fine-grained control of quality of service (QoS) guarantees in a network in order to allow timely data transfer in a distributed application environment.  ...  Scheduling controllers at the end-sites are employed, which are subject to local administrative controls and have flexibility in resource allocation based on user requests for network capacity.  ...  Application-level Grid access to network QoS services For an application to be able to request QoS services, it must signal the network with information about (at the very least): • the QoS service that  ... 
doi:10.1177/1094342003173009 fatcat:7whgfuk26zbibnsmnr5dnwhagm

Quality of Service Negotiation for Commercial Medical Grid Services

S. E. Middleton, M. Surridge, S. Benkner, G. Engelbrecht
2007 Journal of Grid Computing  
This paper seeks to present the GEMSS Grid for commercial medical simulation services, evaluate our cluster level quality of service negotiation protocol  ...  High levels of quality of service are required and we describe a reservation-based approach to quality of service, employing a quality of service management system that iteratively finds suitable reservations  ...  From an overall viewpoint the use of micronegotiation for low level scheduler-oriented QoS and macro-negotiation for high level service provider selection appears to complement each other well.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10723-007-9080-x fatcat:zjlvebqconecvamp6bzqwhvfy4

Market-Oriented Computing and Global Grids: An Introduction [chapter]

Rajkumar Buyya, Srikumar Venugopal
2009 Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computing  
We would also like to thank Chee Shin Yeo for his comments on this chapter.  ...  We would like to thank various colleagues, especially David Abramson (Monash University), with whom we have investigated marketoriented Grid computing.  ...  , resource trading, and QoS-based scheduling.  ... 
doi:10.1002/9780470455432.ch1 fatcat:a4kdbmvjdvfg7lextslnimpmde

Middleware services for P2P computing in wireless grid networks

Junseok Hwang, P. Aravamudham
2004 IEEE Internet Computing  
The wireless industry, for example, now talks of service grids -collections of separate wireless services collated from across the network.  ...  Advances in network architecture are changing application and service delivery.  ...  for supporting QoS guarantees at application, middleware, and network levels using XML for QoS parameters; • a provision for managing allocated resources based on QoS parameters; and • support for QoS-based  ... 
doi:10.1109/mic.2004.19 fatcat:scun6qn4cbd5tarb4ghqvqj2da
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