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 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 …