Tuesday, July 10, 2012

IT9354-GRID COMPUTING-ANNA UNIVERSITY SYLLABUS IT


IT9354-GRID COMPUTING-ANNA UNIVERSITY SYLLABUS IT


IT9354                                           GRID COMPUTING                                       L T P C
3  0 0 3

AIM:
To understand the latest advances in the field of computation to optimize the utilization of resources.

OBJECTIVES:

§        To enable resource sharing across networks.
§            To integrate heterogeneous computing systems and data Resources with the aim of providing a global computing Space.
§        To manage and schedule the resources in grid environments.
§        To know the standards and protocols used.
§        To Know the middleware in grid computing.


UNIT I             CONCEPTS AND ARCHITECTURE                                                        9
Introduction-Parallel  and  Distributed  Computing-Cluster  Computing-Grid  Computing- Anatomy and Physiology of Grid-Review of Web Services-OGSA-WSRF.

UNIT II            GRID MONITORING                                                                                  9
Grid  Monitoring  Architecture  (GMA)  -    An  Overview  of  Grid  Monitoring  Systems- GridICE JAMM -MDS-Network Weather Service-R-GMA-Other  Monitoring Systems- Ganglia and GridMon


UNIT III           GRID SECURITY AND RESOURCE MANAGEMENT                            9
Grid  Security-A  Brief  Security  Primer-PKI-X509  Certificates-Grid  Security-Grid Scheduling and Resource Management-Scheduling  Paradigms- Working principles of Scheduling -A Review of Condor, SGE, PBS and LSF-Grid Scheduling with QoS.

UNIT IV           DATA MANAGEMENT AND GRID PORTALS                                       9
Data Management-Categories  and Origins of Structured Data-Data Management Challenges-Architectura Approaches-Collectiv Data  Management  Services- Federation   Services-Gri Portals-First-Generatio Grid  Portals-Second-Generation Grid Portals.

UNIT V            GRID MIDDLEWARE                                                                                9
List of globally available grid Middlewares  - Case Studies-Current  version of Globus
Toolkit and  gLite  - Architecture, Components and Features.
TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

TEXT BOOKS:

1. Maozhen Li, Mark Baker, The Grid: Core Technologies, John Wiley & Sons, 2005.

REFERENCES:

1. Ian  Foster  &  Carl  Kesselman,  “The  Grid  2   Blueprint  for  a  New  Computing
Infrastructure” , Morgan Kaufman 2004.
2. Joshy Joseph & Craig Fellenstein, Grid Computing, Pearson Education 2004.
3.  Fran Berman, Geoffrey Fox, Anthony J.G.Hey,Grid Computing: Making the Global
Infrastructure a Reality, John Wiley and Sons, 2003
3. URLs : www.globus.org  and glite.web.cern.ch (Unit V)


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