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High-Performance Distributed Computing, International Symposium on (1998)
Chicago, Illinois
July 28, 1998 to July 31, 1998
ISSN: 1082-8907
ISBN: 0-8186-8579-4
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Session 1: Communications: Chair: Doug Schmidt, WUStL

Efficient Layering for High Speed Communication: Fast Messages 2.x (Abstract)

Scott Pakin , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Andrew A. Chien , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Mario Lauria , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 10

The Software Architecture of a Distributed Quality of Session Control Layer (Abstract)

Kurt Maly , Old Dominion University
Alaa Youssef , Old Dominion University
Hussein Abdel-Wahab , Old Dominion University
pp. 21
Session 2: Applications: Chair: Andrew Grimshaw, University of Virginia

Optimizing Protocol Parameters to Large Scale PC Cluster and Evaluation of its Effectiveness with Parallel Data Mining (Abstract)

Masaru Kitsuregawa , The University of Tokyo
Takayuki Tamura , The University of Tokyo
Masato Oguchi , The University of Tokyo
Takahiko Shintani , The University of Tokyo
pp. 34
Session 3: Metacomputing: Chair: Cliff Neuman, University of Southern California

Application Experiences with the Globus Toolkit (Abstract)

A. Johnson , University of Illinois at Chicago
I. Foster , Argonne National Laboratory
C. Kesselman , University of Southern California
S. Brunett , California Institute of Technology
S. Tuecke , Argonne National Laboratory
J. Leigh , University of Illinois at Chicago
K. Czajkowski , University of Southern California
S. Fitzgerald , University of Southern California
pp. 81
Session 4: Systems: Chair: Rob Armstrong, Sandia National Laboratory

Two-Stage Transaction Processing in Client-Server DBMSs (Abstract)

Vinay Kanitkar , Polytechnic University
Alex Delis , Polytechnic University
pp. 98

Hectiling: An Integration of Fine and Coarse-Grained Load-Balancing Strategies (Abstract)

Samuel H. Russ , Mississippi State University
Sheikh Ghafoor , Mississippi State University
Ioana Banicescu , Mississippi State University
Rong Lu , Mississippi State University
Jonathan Robinson , Mississippi State University
Bharathi Janapareddi , Mississippi State University
pp. 106
Session 5: Distributed Computing: Chair: Fran Berman, University of California, San Diego

Authorization for Metacomputing Applications (Abstract)

T. Ryutov , University of Southern California
B.C. Neuman , University of Southern California
G. Gheorghiu , University of Southern California
pp. 132
SESSION 6: I/O: Chair: Bill Gropp, Argonne National Laboratory

Distant I/O: One-Sided Access to Secondary Storage on Remote Processors (Abstract)

Holger Dachsel , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Ian Foster , Argonne National Laboratory
Jarek Nieplocha , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
pp. 148

Automatic Parallel I/O Performance Optimization Using Genetic Algorithms (Abstract)

Y. Cho , University of Illinois
M. Winslett , University of Illinois
Y. Chen , IBM Almaden Research Center
S. Kuo , University of Illinois
pp. 155

Parallel I/O Performance of Fine Grained Data Distributions (Abstract)

Marianne Winslett , University of Illinois
Yong Cho , University of Illinois
Szu-wen Kuo , University of Illinois
Ying Chen , University of Illinois
pp. 163
SESSION 7: ADAPTIVITY: Chair: Michael Quinn, Oregon State University

Prediction and Adaptation in Active Harmony (Abstract)

Jeffrey K. Hollingsworth , University of Maryland
Peter J. Keleher , University of Maryland
pp. 180

A Resource Query Interface for Network-Aware Applications (Abstract)

Thomas Gross , Carnegie Mellon University
Peter Steenkiste , Carnegie Mellon University
Dean Sutherland , Carnegie Mellon University
Jaspal Subhlok , Carnegie Mellon University
Nancy Miller , Carnegie Mellon University
Bruce Lowekamp , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 189
SESSION 8: INTERACTIVE SYSTEMS: Chair: Daniel McAuliffe, Rome Laboratory

A Framework for Interacting with Distributed Programs and Data (Abstract)

Steven T. Hackstadt , University of Oregon
Christopher W. Harrop , University of Oregon
Allen D. Malony , University of Oregon
pp. 206

Efficient Coupling of Parallel Applications Using PAWS (Abstract)

Patricia K. Fasel , Los Alamos National Laboratory
William F. Humphrey , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Susan M. Mniszewski , Los Alamos National Laboratory
Peter H. Beckman , Los Alamos National Laboratory
pp. 215
SESSION 9: DIGITAL LIBRARIES AND DATABASES: Chair: Reagan Moore, SDSC

Adaptive Load Sharing for Clustered Digital Library Servers (Abstract)

Qi Zheng , University of California at Santa Barbara
Tao Yang , University of California at Santa Barbara
Oscar H. Ibarra , University of California at Santa Barbara
Terence Smith , University of California at Santa Barbara
David Watson , University of California at Santa Barbara
Huican Zhu , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 235

Cooperative Caching of Dynamic Content on a Distributed Web Server (Abstract)

Vegard Holmedahl , University of California at Santa Barbara
Ben Smith , University of California at Santa Barbara
Tao Yang , University of California at Santa Barbara
pp. 243
SESSION 10: INFRASTRUCTURE: Chair: Charlie Catlett, NCSA

The NetLogger Methodology for High Performance Distributed Systems Performance Analysis (Abstract)

Brian Crowley , University of California at Berkeley
Chris Brooks , University of California at Berkeley
William Johnston , University of California at Berkeley
Gary Hoo , University of California at Berkeley
Dan Gunter , University of California at Berkeley
Brian Tierney , University of California at Berkeley
pp. 260

A Fault Detection Service for Wide Area Distributed Computations (Abstract)

P. Stelling , The Aerospace Corporation
G. von Laszewski , Argonne National Laboratory
C. Lee , The Aerospace Corporation
I. Foster , Argonne National Laboratory
C. Kesselman , University of Southern California
pp. 268
SESSION 11: APPLICATIONS AND SYSTEMS: Chair: Rick Stevens, Argonne National Laboratory

Mesh Partitioning for Distributed Systems (Abstract)

Valerie Taylor , Northwestern University
Jian Chen , Northwestern University
pp. 292
SESSION 12: COMMUNICATIONS II: Chair: Salim Hariri, Syracuse University

Adaptive Communication Algorithms for Distributed Heterogeneous Systems (Abstract)

Prashanth B. Bhat , University of Southern California
Viktor K. Prasanna , University of Southern California
C.S. Raghavendra , The Aerospace Corporation
pp. 310

A Software Architecture for Global Address Space Communication on Clusters: Put/Get on Fast Messages (Abstract)

Andrew A. Chien , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Louis A. Giannini , University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
pp. 330
Poster Papers

Improving Replication Protocols through Priorities (Abstract)

Oliver Theel , Darmstadt University of Technology
Henning Pagnia , Darmstadt University of Technology
pp. 342

Flexible Protocol Stacks by in-Kernel Composition (Abstract)

Michael Gwinner , Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Christian B. Czech , Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Bertram Huetter , Technische Universitaet Muenchen
pp. 344

A Performance Evaluation Model for Effective Job Scheduling in Global Computing Systems (Abstract)

Satoshi Matsuoka , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Umpei Nagashima , Ochanomizu University
Kento Aida , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Atsuko Takefusa , Ochanomizu University
Hidemoto Nakada , Electrotechnical Laboratory
pp. 352

The Effect of Clustering in Client-Caching Architectures (Abstract)

Je-Ho Park , Polytechnic University
Alex Delis , Polytechnic University
pp. 354

Lilith: A Software Framework for the Rapid Development of Scalable Tools for Distributed Computing (Abstract)

R.C. Armstrong , Sandia National Laboratories
D.A. Evensky , Sandia National Laboratories
A.C. Gentile , Sandia National Laboratories
pp. 360

Simulation Steering with SCIRun in a Distributed Environment (Abstract)

Christopher R. Johnson , University of Utah
Charles D. Hansen , University of Utah
Steven G. Parker , University of Utah
Michelle Miller , University of Utah
pp. 364

LogGP Performance Evaluation of MPI (Abstract)

Csaba Andras Moritz , Royal Institute of Technology
Khalid Al-Tawil , King Fahd Univ. of Petroleum and Minerals
pp. 366

Author Index (PDF)

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