Archive for August, 2008

Primavera

August 25, 2008

I arrived in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria yesterday. Here to give a presentation of the pilot paper at Euro-Par and represent Nimbus on a panel at VHPC. I was jetlagged, so I tried to read a little bit, learning about some of the deeper corners of the fantastic Spring framework: Here...

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NC State’s Virtual Computing Lab

August 25, 2008

An interesting project I ran across, it started in 2004. From http://vcl.ncsu.edu/: The Virtual Computing Lab (VCL) is a remote access service that allows you to reserve a computer with a desired set of applications for yourself, and remotely access it over the Internet. You can use all your...

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Survey on use of virtualization in production grids

August 21, 2008

It would be interesting to have a lot of input on this survey if you have some time, it’s only a few questions. From: Stephen Childs Subject: Survey on use of virtualization in production grids Hi all, Apologies for the slightly off-topic post. I am giving presentations soon on...

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Nimbus module independence

August 19, 2008

It’s thrilling to organize things better. Quoting from the Nimbus features page: There are currently two supported remote protocol sets: WSRF based: protocol implementation in longstanding use by previous workspace services and clients including the cloud-client. EC2 based: clients written for EC2 can be used with Nimbus...

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