This Article 
   
 Share 
   
 Bibliographic References 
   
 Add to: 
 
Digg
Furl
Spurl
Blink
Simpy
Google
Del.icio.us
Y!MyWeb
 
 Search 
   
2008 Fourth IEEE International Conference on eScience
Monitoring and Managing E-Science Cyber-Infrastructures: A Case Study
December 07-December 12
ISBN: 978-0-7695-3535-7
Due to their scale, complexity, and dynamic nature, EScience cyber-infrastructures have raised major system management challenges. It has been argued that employing system management frameworks to monitor and control large scale systems is a possible solution to address these challenges. This paper presents an application of a management framework, known as Hasthi (Sanskrit name of Elephant which represents robustness), to manage an e-science project called Linked Environments for Atmospheric Discovery (LEAD). Hasthi is a generic framework that manages a system according to rules written by administrators, where rules define how Hasthi should respond to changes and failures. Using LEAD as an example, we demonstrate how such extensible management framework can be utilized to manage a complex system, while describing common problems and solutions.
Index Terms:
system management, rules, e-science, workflow systems, use case
Citation:
Srinath Perera, Suresh Marru, Dennis Gannon, "Monitoring and Managing E-Science Cyber-Infrastructures: A Case Study," escience, pp.402-403, 2008 Fourth IEEE International Conference on eScience, 2008
Usage of this product signifies your acceptance of the Terms of Use.