MAPFS-DAI, an extension of OGSA-DAI based on a parallel file system

Alberto Sánchez, María S. Pérez, Konstantinos Karasavvas, Pilar Herrero, Antonio Pérez
2007 Future generations computer systems  
Since current applications demand access to a huge volume of data, new and sophisticated I/O systems are required. Several mass storage systems have been developed from different institutions to access their own data repositories. These systems expose native interfaces not interoperable among them. In order to deal with this requirement, OGSA-DAI has emerged to provide a uniform access to data sources. However, this initiative is not focused on the performance of the I/O operations. This paper
more » ... escribes MAPFS-DAI, an approach which tries to combine both ideas: performance and interoperability.
doi:10.1016/j.future.2006.03.028 fatcat:3jsanask7naf5ezysmcwd52lxa