High Performance Computing using Containers in Cloud

Manish Kumar Abhishek
2020 International Journal of Advanced Trends in Computer Science and Engineering  
Virtualization is playing as a core component in cloud computing but performance overhead impact in its one of layer is forcing the researchers to think its usage in research areas with cloud for high performance computing. Where containers usage based on operating system virtualization widespread now a days is handling the performance impact via facilitating one of the lightweight layers of virtualization in terms of computing resources such as network bandwidth, throughput, CPU, memory at a
more » ... rge extent. Docker is one of the popular containerized platforms to be used in cloud computing and high-performance computing research areas. In this paper, we are proposing a basic strategy to avoid the performance impact and feasibility using Docker engine along with its evaluation in terms of containers vs virtual machine. Later, we have described the containerized placement now a days and performance specific problems resolution using container images for the development and deployment of HPC applications. The results and related work are focusing on a scalable approach in terms of availability and portability.
doi:10.30534/ijatcse/2020/220942020 fatcat:ofgebygj65fvreacenhrzfplmm