Handbook Of Research On Scalable Computing Technologies, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1605666629
  • ISBN-13: 9781605666624
  • DDC: 004
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 1086 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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This book presents, discusses, shares ideas, results and experiences on the recent important advances and future challenges on enabling technologies for achieving higher performance.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Grid Architectures and Applications.
2: Pervasive Grid and Its Applications.
3: Pervasive Grids Challenges and Opportunities.
4: Desktop Grids from Volunteer Distributed Computing to High Throughput Computing Production Platforms.
5: Porting Applications to Grids1.
6: Benchmarking Grid Applications for Performance and Scalability Predictions.
7: P2P Computing.
8: Scalable Index and Data Management for Unstructured Peer-To-Peer Networks.
9: Hierarchical Structured Peer-to-Peer Networks.
10: Load Balancing in Peer-to-Peer Systems.
11: Decentralized Overlay for Federation of Enterprise Clouds.
12: Programming Models and Tools.
13: Reliability and Performance Models for Grid Computing.
14: Mixed Programming Models Using Parallel Tasks.
15: Programmability and Scalability on Multi-Core Architectures.
16: Assembling of Parallel Programs for Large Scale Numerical Modeling.
17: Cell Processing for two Scientific Computing Kernels.
18: Scheduling and Communication Techniques.
19: On Application Behavior Extraction and Prediction to Support and Improve Process Scheduling Decisions.
20: A Structured Tabu Search Approach for Scheduling in Parallel Computing Systems.
21: Communication Issues in Scalable Parallel Computing1.
22: Scientific Workflow Scheduling with Time-Related QoS Evaluation.
23: Service Computing.
24: Grid Transaction Management and Highly Reliable Grid Platform.
25: Error Recovery for SLA-Based Workflows Within the Business Grid.
26: A Fuzzy Real Option Model to Price Grid Compute Resources.