* Many proposed solutions have been tested in real life applications
* Covers most essential and technically relevant issues in grid computing
Table of Contents
- EDITOR PREFACE
LIST OF CONTRIBUTORS
PART 1 GENERAL ISSUES
The Advanced Networks and Services Underpinning Modern, Large-Scale Science: DOE's Esnet, W. E. Johnston.
Netsolve: Grid Enabling Scientific Computing Environments, K. Seymour, A. Yarkhan, S. Agrawal, and J. Dongarra.
Operations Research Methods for Resource Management and Scheduling in a Computational Grid: A Survey,
A. Attanasio, G. Ghiani, L. Grandinetti, E. Guerriero and F. Guerriero.
Peer-to-Peer Protocols and Grid Services for Resource Discovery on Grids, D. Talia and P. Trunfio.
Data Placement in Widely Distributed Environments,
T. Kosar, S.-C. Son, G. Kola and M. Livny.
The Grid Relational Catalog Project, G. Aloisio, M. Cafaro, S. Fiore and M. Mirto.
PART 2 PERFORMANCE
The "MIND" Scalable PIM Architecture, T. Sterling and M. Brodowicz.
SLA-aware Job Migration in Grid Environments,
F. Heine, M. Hovestadt, O. Kao and A. Keller
Micro-grids - the exploitation of massive on-chip concurrency, C. R. Jesshope
Autonomous Performance and Risk Management in Large
Distributed Systems and Grids, M. Brittan and J. Kowalik
Optimization Techniques for Skeletons on Grids,
M. Aldinucci, M. Danelutto, J. Duennweber and S. Gorlatch
Towards a Middleware Framework for Dynamically Reconfigurable Scientific Computing, K. El Maghraoui, T. Desell, B. K. Szymanski, J. D. Teresco, and C. A. Varela.
PART 3 APPLICATIONS
Messaging in Web Service Grid with Applications to Geographical Information Systems, G. Fox, S. Pallickara, G. Aydin and M. Pierce
NewsGrid, S. Geisler, G. R. Joubert
UNICORE – From Project Results to Production Grids,
A. Streit, D. Erwin, Th. Lippert, D. Mallmann, R. Menday, M. Rambadt, M. Riedel, M. Romberg, B. Schuller and Ph. Wieder
Developing Innovative Technologies for the Grid,
J.-P. Prost, L. Berman, R. Chang, M. Devarakonda, M. Haynos, W.-S. Li, Y. Li, I. Narang, J. Unger and D. Verma
Tools for Efficient Subsetting and Pipelined Processing of Large Scale, Distributed Biomedical Image Data, M. Ribeiro, T. Kurc,Tony Pan, K. Huang, U. Catalyurek, X. Zhang, S. Langella, S. Hastings, S. Oster, R. Ferreira and J. Saltz.