Grid Computing

Mining the Workload of Real Grid Computing Systems

Since the mid 1990s, grid computing systems have emerged as an analogy for making computing power as pervasive an easily accessible as an electric power grid. Since then, grid computing systems have been shown to be able to provide very large amounts …

The ShareGrid Peer-to-Peer Desktop Grid: Infrastructure, Applications, and Performance Evaluation

Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Desktop Grids are computing infrastructures that aggregate a set of desktop-class machines in which all the participating entities have the same roles, responsibilities, and rights. In this paper, we present ShareGrid, a P2P …

The TAAROA Project Specification

Since its introduction, the Grid computing paradigm has been widely adopted both in scientific and also in industrial areas. The main advantage of the Grid computing paradigm is the ability to enable, in a transparent way, the sharing and the …

The ShareGrid Project

A Peer-to-Peer Desktop Grid Computing Platform

Peer-to-Peer Desktop Grids in the Real World: The ShareGrid Project

ShareGrid is a peer-to-peer desktop grid aimed at satisfying the computing needs of the small research laboratories located in the Piedmont area in Northern Italy. Share- Grid adopts a cooperative approach, in which each participant allows the other …

Caratterizzazione del Carico per Sistemi Grid

Advisor: Prof. Cosimo Anglano. Co-advisor: Dr. Massimo Canonico. In Italian