Seminar: Introducing AWS Batch: A Highly-efficient, Dynamically Scaled Batch Computing Service

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AWS Batch is a fully-managed service that enables developers, scientists, and engineers to easily and efficiently run batch computing workloads of any scale on AWS. The service automatically provisions compute resources and optimizes the workload distribution based on the quantity … Read More

Seminar: Modeling Distributed Platforms from Application Traces for Realistic File Transfer Simulation

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Simulation is a fast, controlled, and reproducible way to evaluate new algorithms for distributed computing platforms in a variety of conditions. However, the realism of simulations is rarely assessed, which critically questions the applicability of a whole range of findings. … Read More

NSF Award: WRENCH: A Simulation Workbench for Scientific Workflow for Users, Developers, and Researchers

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Scientific workflows have become mainstream for conducting large-scale scientific research.  As a result, many workflow applications and Workflow Management Systems (WMSs) have been developed as part of the cyberinfrastructure to allow scientists to execute their applications seamlessly on a range … Read More

Seminar: Multi-objective scheduling and enactment of scientific workflows in Clouds

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The talk gives first an overview of the research conducted at the Institute of Computer Science, University of Innsbruck in the area of parallel and distributed systems. Afterwards, it focuses scientific  workflows (our common topic of interest) by presenting research … Read More