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Issue No.02 - March/April (2010 vol.14)
pp: 84-88
Onyeka Ezenwoye , South Dakota State University
M. Brian Blake , University of Notre Dame
Gargi Dasgupta , IBM Research
S. Masoud Sadjadi , Florida International University
Selim Kalayci , Florida International University
Liana L. Fong , IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
Grid applications composed of multiple, distributed jobs are common areas for applying Web-scale workflows. Workflows over grid infrastructures are inherently complicated due to the need to both functionally assure the entire process and coordinate the underlying tasks. Often, these applications are long-running, and fault tolerance becomes a significant concern. Transparency is a vital aspect to understanding fault tolerance in these environments.
grid applications, scientific workflow, service-oriented computing, Web-Scale Workflow
Onyeka Ezenwoye, M. Brian Blake, Gargi Dasgupta, S. Masoud Sadjadi, Selim Kalayci, Liana L. Fong, "Managing Faults for Distributed Workflows over Grids", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.14, no. 2, pp. 84-88, March/April 2010, doi:10.1109/MIC.2010.47
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