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When it’s cloudy…

Posted by md on February 18, 2008


After investigating Amazon’s EC2 service, we decided to roll out PHASTGrid, our service-oriented middleware, on the cloud. And, of course, just as we went for a customer demo, Amazon had some infrastructure problems and nothing worked.

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Scheduling with Markets

Posted by md on March 26, 2007


I gave some talks in Berkeley at the LBL and at NERSC. Here are the slides, along with the presenter notes so that you might be able to reconstruct what I’ve said.

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Grid Intro Lecture 2007

Posted by md on January 10, 2007


Tomorrow, I will give an introductory lecture about grid technology at the TU Kaiserslautern. Here are the materials:

  • Slides with notes: PDF
  • Exercise sheet: PDF

Visitors are welcome, the talk will be on 11.01.07 at 10:00 in room 36/438. If the UNICORE Testgrid gets fixed today, I will also include a demo.