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2013 IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (CLUSTER) (2006)
Barcelona
Sept. 25, 2006 to Sept. 28, 2006
ISSN: 1552-5244
ISBN: 1-4244-0327-8
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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pp. 1-11

Emprical study on Reducing Energy of Parallel Programs using Slack Reclamation by DVFS in a Power-scalable High Performance Cluster (Abstract)

T. Boku , Graduate Sch. of Syst.&Inf. Eng., Tsukuba Univ.
M. Sato , Graduate Sch. of Syst.&Inf. Eng., Tsukuba Univ.
D. Takahashi , Graduate Sch. of Syst.&Inf. Eng., Tsukuba Univ.
H. Kimura , Graduate Sch. of Syst.&Inf. Eng., Tsukuba Univ.
Y. Hotta , Graduate Sch. of Syst.&Inf. Eng., Tsukuba Univ.
pp. 1-10

Cluster-based IP Router: Implementation and Evaluation (Abstract)

M.H. MacGregor , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta.
null Qinghua Ye , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Alberta Univ., Edmonton, Alta.
pp. 1-10

Protocol Offload Evaluation Using Simics (Abstract)

A. Ortiz , Departamento de Ingenieria de Comunicaciones, ETS Ingenieria de Telecomunicacion Univ. de Malaga
pp. 1-9

XCPU: a new, 9p-based, process management system for clusters and grids (Abstract)

A. Mirtchovski , Los Alamos Nat. Lab, NM
R. Minnich , Los Alamos Nat. Lab, NM
pp. 1-10

Autonomic Resource Management for a Cluster that Executes Batch Jobs (Abstract)

J.W. Wong , David R Cheriton Sch. of Comput. Sci., Waterloo Univ., Ont.
L.G.A. Sung , David R Cheriton Sch. of Comput. Sci., Waterloo Univ., Ont.
pp. 1-10

The Influence of Operating Systems on the Performance of Collective Operations at Extreme Scale (Abstract)

K. Iskra , Argonne Nat. Lab., Math.&Comput. Sci. Div., Argonne, IL
S. Coghlan , Argonne Nat. Lab., Math.&Comput. Sci. Div., Argonne, IL
K. Yoshii , Argonne Nat. Lab., Math.&Comput. Sci. Div., Argonne, IL
P. Beckman , Argonne Nat. Lab., Math.&Comput. Sci. Div., Argonne, IL
pp. 1-12

Kernel-Level Measurement for Integrated Parallel Performance Views: the KTAU Project (Abstract)

A.D. Malony , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR
A. Nataraj , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR
A. Morris , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR
S. Shende , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Oregon Univ., Eugene, OR
pp. 1-12

Efficient MPI Collective Operations for Clusters in Long-and-Fast Networks (Abstract)

T. Kudoh , Grid Technol. Res. Center, Nat. Inst. of Adv. Ind. Sci.&Technol.
R. Takano , Grid Technol. Res. Center, Nat. Inst. of Adv. Ind. Sci.&Technol.
M. Matsuda , Grid Technol. Res. Center, Nat. Inst. of Adv. Ind. Sci.&Technol.
Y. Kodama , Grid Technol. Res. Center, Nat. Inst. of Adv. Ind. Sci.&Technol.
pp. 1-9

Fine-Grained Message Pipelining for Improved MPI Performance (Abstract)

K. Wheeler , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Notre Dame Univ.
A. Rodrigues , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Notre Dame Univ.
P. Kogge , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Notre Dame Univ.
pp. 1-9

Designing High Performance and Scalable MPI Intra-node Communication Support for Clusters (Abstract)

null Lei Chai , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
D.K. Panda , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
A. Hartono , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
pp. 1-10

FAIL-MPI: How Fault-Tolerant Is Fault-Tolerant MPI? (Abstract)

E. Rodriguez , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
F. Cappello , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
T. Herault , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
S. Tixeuil , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
W. Hoarau , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
P. Lemarinier , Univ. Paris Sud-XI, LRI, Orsay
pp. 1-10

A Hybrid MPI Simulator (Abstract)

R. Riesen , Sandia Nat. Labs., Albuquerque, NM
pp. 1-9

Lightweight I/O for Scientific Applications (Abstract)

R.A. Oldfield , Sandia Nat. Labs., Albuquerque, NM
L. Ward , Sandia Nat. Labs., Albuquerque, NM
R. Riesen , Sandia Nat. Labs., Albuquerque, NM
pp. 1-11

I/O Scheduling Service for Multi-Application Clusters (Abstract)

G. Huard , Lab. Informatique et Distribution, Inst. d'Informatique et Mathematiques Appliquees de Grenoble
A. Lebre , Lab. Informatique et Distribution, Inst. d'Informatique et Mathematiques Appliquees de Grenoble
Y. Denneulin , Lab. Informatique et Distribution, Inst. d'Informatique et Mathematiques Appliquees de Grenoble
pp. 1-10

JOSHUA: Symmetric Active/Active Replication for Highly Available HPC Job and Resource Management (Abstract)

S.L. Scott , Comput. Sci.&Math. Div., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN
K. Uhlemann , Comput. Sci.&Math. Div., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN
C. Engelmann , Comput. Sci.&Math. Div., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN
pp. 1-10

Z-align: An Exact and Parallel Strategy for Local Biological Sequence Alignment in User-Restricted Memory Space (Abstract)

A.C.M.A. de Melo , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brasilia Univ.
R.B. Batista , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Brasilia Univ.
pp. 1-10

A Simple Synchronous Distributed-Memory Algorithm for the HPCC RandomAccess Benchmark (Abstract)

C. Vaughan , Sandia Nat. Labs., Cray Inc., Seattle, WA
S.J. Plimpton , Sandia Nat. Labs., Cray Inc., Seattle, WA
K. Underwood , Sandia Nat. Labs., Cray Inc., Seattle, WA
R. Brightwell , Sandia Nat. Labs., Cray Inc., Seattle, WA
pp. 1-7

Energy-Aware Duplication Strategies for Scheduling Precedence-Constrained Parallel Tasks on Clusters (Abstract)

B. Stinar , Dept. of Comput. Sci., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol.
A. Manzanares , Dept. of Comput. Sci., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol.
null Xiao Qin , Dept. of Comput. Sci., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol.
null Ziliang Zong , Dept. of Comput. Sci., New Mexico Inst. of Min.&Technol.
pp. 1-8

Locality Conscious Processor Allocation and Scheduling for Mixed Parallel Applications (Abstract)

S. Krishnamoorthy , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
N. Vydyanathan , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
G. Sabin , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Eng., Ohio State Univ., Columbus, OH
pp. 1-10

Using Simulation, Historical and Hybrid Estimation Systems for Enhacing Job Scheduling on NOWs (Abstract)

M. Hanzich , Dept. Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
E. Luque , Dept. Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
P. Hernandez , Dept. Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
pp. 1-12

An Iteration Aware Multidimensional Data Distribution Prototype for Computing Clusters (Abstract)

null Baoqiang Yan , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Mississippi Univ.
P.J. Rhodes , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Mississippi Univ.
pp. 1-10

Improving Communication Performance on InfiniBand by Using Efficient Data Placement Strategies (Abstract)

W. Rehm , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tech. Univ. of Chemnitz
R. Rex , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tech. Univ. of Chemnitz
F. Mietke , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tech. Univ. of Chemnitz
pp. 1-7

A New Flexible MPI Collective I/O Implementation (Abstract)

A. Ching , Electr.&Comput. Eng. Dept., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL
A. Choudhary , Electr.&Comput. Eng. Dept., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL
null Wei-keng Liao , Electr.&Comput. Eng. Dept., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL
K. Coloma , Electr.&Comput. Eng. Dept., Northwestern Univ., Evanston, IL
pp. 1-10

Stochastic Scheduling with Availability Constraints in Heterogeneous Clusters (Abstract)

null Tao Xie , Dept. of Comput. Sci., San Diego State Univ., CA
pp. 1-10

Parallel Morphological/Neural Classification of Remote Sensing Images Using Fully Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Commodity Clusters (Abstract)

J. Plaza , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Extremadura Univ., Caceres
D. Valencia , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Extremadura Univ., Caceres
A. Plaza , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Extremadura Univ., Caceres
P. Martinez , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Extremadura Univ., Caceres
R. Perez , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Extremadura Univ., Caceres
pp. 1-10

Robust task scheduling in non-deterministic heterogeneous computing systems (Abstract)

null Zhiao Shi , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Tennessee Univ., Knoxville, TN
pp. 1-10

Parallelizing Lattice Gauge Theory Models on Commodity Clusters (Abstract)

J. Amundsen , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Norwegian Univ. of Sci.&Technol., Trondheim
C. Banino-Rokkones , Dept. of Comput.&Inf. Sci., Norwegian Univ. of Sci.&Technol., Trondheim
pp. 1-8

HPC Cluster Readiness of Xen and User Mode Linux (Abstract)

W. Emeneker , High Performance Comput. Initiative, Arizona State Univ.
D. Stanzione , High Performance Comput. Initiative, Arizona State Univ.
pp. 1-8

Scheduling Workflow-based Parameter-Sweep Applications with Best-Intermediate-Result-First Heuristic (Abstract)

K. Srimanotham , Sci. Parallel Comput. Eng. Lab., Chulalongkorn Univ., Bangkok
V. Muangsin , Sci. Parallel Comput. Eng. Lab., Chulalongkorn Univ., Bangkok
pp. 1-6

Increasing the cluster availability using RADIC (Abstract)

E. Luque , Dept. of Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
D. Rexachs , Dept. of Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
A. Duarte , Dept. of Comput. Archit.&Oper. Syst., Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
pp. 1-8

Multi-Objective Models for Scheduling Jobs on Parallel Computer Systems (Abstract)

null Su-Hui Chiang , Comput. Sci. Dept., Portland State Univ.
S. Vasupongayya , Comput. Sci. Dept., Portland State Univ.
pp. 1-6

Can a Helmholtz solver run on a cluster? (Abstract)

V. Keller , Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne
R. Gruber , Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne
E. Leriche , Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne
M.A. Habisreutinger , Swiss Fed. Inst. of Technol., Lausanne
pp. 1-8

SLA-Based Coordinated Superscheduling Scheme for Computational Grids (Abstract)

A. Harwood , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Software Eng., Melbourne Univ., Vic.
R. Ranjan , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Software Eng., Melbourne Univ., Vic.
R. Buyya , Dept. of Comput. Sci.&Software Eng., Melbourne Univ., Vic.
pp. 1-8

Performance Analysis, Modeling and Prediction of a Parallel Multiblock Lattice Boltzmann Application Using Prophesy System (Abstract)

V. Taylor , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
null Xingfu Wu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
J. Richard , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
null Dazhi Yu , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
S. Garrick , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Texas A&M Univ., College Station, TX
pp. 1-8

Implementation Tradeoffs of the Array Files Library for Out-of-Core Computations (Abstract)

null Yueyue Zhang , Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville, AR
A. Apon , Arkansas Univ., Fayetteville, AR
pp. 1-8

Implementation and Evaluation of Parallel Sparse Matrix-Vector Products on Distributed Memory Parallel Computers (Abstract)

R. Shahnaz , Pakistan Inst. of Eng.&Appl. Sci., Islamabad
I.R. Chughtai , Pakistan Inst. of Eng.&Appl. Sci., Islamabad
A. Usman , Pakistan Inst. of Eng.&Appl. Sci., Islamabad
pp. 1-6

A Performance Prediction Methodology for Data-dependent Parallel Applications (Abstract)

C. Roig , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
A. Ripoll , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
P. Fritzsche , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
E. Luque , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Univ. Autonoma of Barcelona
pp. 1-8

Replay: A Model-Based Service for Supporting Transparent Cluster Analysis Tools (Abstract)

D. Krishnamurthy , Grid Res. Centre, Calgary Univ., Alta.
R. Simmonds , Grid Res. Centre, Calgary Univ., Alta.
J. Rolia , Grid Res. Centre, Calgary Univ., Alta.
C. Kiddle , Grid Res. Centre, Calgary Univ., Alta.
pp. 1-11

STAS: A Scalability Testing and Analysis System (Abstract)

null Xian-He Sun , Illinois Inst. of Technol., Chicago, IL
null Yong Chen , Illinois Inst. of Technol., Chicago, IL
pp. 1-10

A Model-Based Framework for the Integration of Parallel Tools (Abstract)

N.A. Debardeleben , Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM
G.R. Watson , Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM
pp. 1-11

On the Effectiveness of Content-aware Load Distribution for Web Clusters (Abstract)

null Mon-Yen Luo , Dept. of Inf. Manage., Cheng Shiu Univ., Kaohsiung
pp. 1-10

Application-aware Interface for SOAP Communication in Web Services (Abstract)

null Taoying Liu , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing
null Hong Liu , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing
null Hao Wang , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing
null Yizhu Tong , Inst. of Comput. Technol., Chinese Acad. of Sci., Beijing
pp. 1-8

Predictive Performance Analysis of a Parallel Pipelined Synchronous Wavefront Application for Commodity Processor Cluster Systems (Abstract)

G.R. Mudalige , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry
G.R. Nudd , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry
S.A. Jarvis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry
D.P. Spooner , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Warwick Univ., Coventry
pp. 1-12

MPJ Express: Towards Thread Safe Java HPC (Abstract)

M. Baker , Sch. of Syst. Eng., Reading Univ.
pp. 1-10

Automatic Clustering for Self-Organizing Grids (Abstract)

null Nael Abu-Ghazaleh , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Binghamton Univ.
M.J. Lewis , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Binghamton Univ.
null Weishuai Yang , Dept. of Comput. Sci., Binghamton Univ.
pp. 1-9

Resource Management for Interactive Jobs in a Grid Environment (Abstract)

E. Heymann , DACSO, Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
M.A. Senar , DACSO, Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
E. Fernandez , DACSO, Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona
pp. 1-10

A Virtual Registry For Wide-Area Messaging (Abstract)

M. Baker , ACET, Reading Univ.
pp. 1-10

Parallel Basic Matrix Algebra on the Grid'5000 Large Scale Distributed Platform (Abstract)

L.M. Aouad , Lab. d'Informatique Fondamentale, Univ. of Sci.&Technol. of Lille
S.G. Petiton , Lab. d'Informatique Fondamentale, Univ. of Sci.&Technol. of Lille
pp. 1-8

Marching Towards Nirvana: Configurations for Very High Performance Parallel File Systems (Abstract)

W. Pfeiffer , San Diego Supercomput. Center, California Univ., San Diego, CA
P. Andrews , San Diego Supercomput. Center, California Univ., San Diego, CA
C. Jordan , San Diego Supercomput. Center, California Univ., San Diego, CA
pp. 1-12

Improving the Performance of Cluster Applications through I/O Proxy Architecture (Abstract)

L.M. Sanchez , Comput. Archit. Group, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid
D.E. Singh , Comput. Archit. Group, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid
A. Calderon , Comput. Archit. Group, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid
F. Isaila , Comput. Archit. Group, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid
J.D. Garcia , Comput. Archit. Group, Univ. Carlos III de Madrid
pp. 1-7

Fairness and Performance Isolation: an Analysis of Disk Scheduling Algorithms (Abstract)

P.J. Teller , Coll. of Eng. - Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., El Paso, TX
S.R. Seelam , Coll. of Eng. - Comput. Sci., Texas Univ., El Paso, TX
pp. 1-10

Positioning Dynamic Storage Caches for Transient Data (Abstract)

S.S. Vazhkudai , Comput. Sci.&Math. Div., Oak Ridge Nat. Lab., TN
pp. 1-9

Matrix Multiplication on Two Interconnected Processors (Abstract)

A. Lastovetsky , Sch. of Comput. Sci.&Informatics, Univ. Coll. Dublin
B.A. Becker , Sch. of Comput. Sci.&Informatics, Univ. Coll. Dublin
pp. 1-9

Open MPI: A High-Performance, Heterogeneous MPI (Abstract)

G.M. Shipman , Adv. Comput. Lab., Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM
R.L. Graham , Adv. Comput. Lab., Los Alamos Nat. Lab., NM
pp. 1-9

A 2-Approximation Algorithm for Scheduling Independent Tasks onto a Uniform Parallel Machine and its Extension to a Computational Grid (Abstract)

K. Hagihara , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci.&Technol., Osaka Univ.
N. Fujimoto , Graduate Sch. of Inf. Sci.&Technol., Osaka Univ.
pp. 1-7

JaceP2P: an Environment for Asynchronous Computations on Peer-to-Peer Networks (Abstract)

J.M. Bahi , Lab. d'Informatique, Univ. de Franche-Comte, Belfort
R. Couturier , Lab. d'Informatique, Univ. de Franche-Comte, Belfort
P. Vuillemin , Lab. d'Informatique, Univ. de Franche-Comte, Belfort
pp. 1-10

Virtual Structured P2P Network Topology for Distributed Computing (Abstract)

E. Edi , Sch. of Phys., Univ. Coll. Dublin
R. McNulty , Sch. of Phys., Univ. Coll. Dublin
pp. 1-9

A Parallel Algorithm for the Solution of the Deconvolution Problem on Heterogeneous Networks (Abstract)

P. Alonso , Dpto. de Sistemas Informaticos y Computacion, Univ. Politecnica de Valencia
A.M. Vidal , Dpto. de Sistemas Informaticos y Computacion, Univ. Politecnica de Valencia
pp. 1-9

Well balanced sparse matrix-vector multiplication on a parallel heterogeneous system (Abstract)

P. Manneback , Faculte Polytechnique de Mons
C.D. Jiogo , Faculte Polytechnique de Mons
pp. 1-8

TGrid - Grid runtime support for hierarchically structured task-parallel programs (Abstract)

S. Hunold , Dept. of Math.&Phys., Bayreuth Univ.
T. Rauber , Dept. of Math.&Phys., Bayreuth Univ.
pp. 1-10

A Quadratic Self-Scheduling Algorithm for Heterogeneous Distributed Computing Systems (Abstract)

A. Nino , Escuela Superior de Informatica, Univ. de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real
C. Munoz-Caro , Escuela Superior de Informatica, Univ. de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real
J. Diaz , Escuela Superior de Informatica, Univ. de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real
S. Reyes , Escuela Superior de Informatica, Univ. de Castilla-La Mancha, Ciudad Real
pp. 1-8

Self-Adapting Scheduling for Tasks with Dependencies in Stochastic Environments (Abstract)

I. Riakotakis , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens
G. Papakonstantinou , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens
T. Andronikos , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens
F.M. Ciorba , Dept. of Electr.&Comput. Eng., Nat. Tech. Univ. of Athens
pp. 1-8

A Framework for Adaptive Communication Modeling on Heterogeneous Hierarchical Clusters (Abstract)

H. Fejjari , Departement d'Informatique, ESSTT, Tunis
W. Nasri , Departement d'Informatique, ESSTT, Tunis
H. Hamad , Departement d'Informatique, ESSTT, Tunis
pp. 1-10

Out of User Space Storage and RDMA (Abstract)

M. Ko , IBM, San Jose, CA
pp. 1-10

Architecture and Implementation of Sockets Direct Protocol in Windows (Abstract)

D. Goldenberg , Mellanox Technol. Inc., Santa Clara, CA
G. Shainer , Mellanox Technol. Inc., Santa Clara, CA
T. Dar , Mellanox Technol. Inc., Santa Clara, CA
pp. 1-9

Experiences from Debugging a PCIX-based RDMA-capable NIC (Abstract)

V. Papaefstathiou , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Found. for Res.&Technol.-Hellas, Heraklion
A. Bilas , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Found. for Res.&Technol.-Hellas, Heraklion
M. Marazakis , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Found. for Res.&Technol.-Hellas, Heraklion
G. Kalokairinos , Inst. of Comput. Sci., Found. for Res.&Technol.-Hellas, Heraklion
pp. 1-10

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