airavata-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Marlon Pierce <marpi...@iu.edu>
Subject Re: Uniqueness of Airavata
Date Fri, 22 Mar 2013 11:39:33 GMT
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
Hash: SHA1

Yes, +1, this is a good collection.


Marlon


On 3/22/13 7:37 AM, Suresh Marru wrote:
> On Mar 22, 2013, at 12:15 AM, Danushka Menikkumbura
> <danushka.menikkumbura@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> Hi,
>> 
>> Please find the wiki on related research literature at [1].
>> 
>> [1] -
>> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/AIRAVATA/Related+Research+
>>
>> 
Literature
> 
> This is very good collection, Thanks Danushka.
> 
> Suresh
> 
>> Thanks, Danushka
>> 
>> 
>> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 8:17 AM, Danushka Menikkumbura < 
>> danushka.menikkumbura@gmail.com> wrote:
>> 
>>> I would also recommend [3] and [4] for those of you who are
>>> just stepping in.
>>> 
>>> [3]A. Barker and J. Van Hemert, “Scientific workflow: a survey
>>> and research directions,” Parallel Processing and Applied
>>> Mathematics, pp. 746–753, 2008.
>>> 
>>> [4]Y. Gil, E. Deelman, M. Ellisman, T. Fahringer, G. Fox, D.
>>> Gannon, C. Goble, M. Livny, L. Moreau, and J. Myers, Report on
>>> the 2006 NSF Workshop on Challenges of Scientific Workflows.
>>> Citeseer, 2006.
>>> 
>>> Thanks, Danushka
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 7:55 AM, Pavithra Kulathilaka < 
>>> pavithrask@gmail.com> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Hi,
>>>> 
>>>> One of a resource I referred was [1] which covers basic
>>>> details to start with workflow engines. Also they have done a
>>>> review on existing solutions for workflow applications and
>>>> their limitations with respect to scalability and on-demand
>>>> access. So I think this would be a great starting point. [1] 
>>>> refers another research paper [2] (Chris has also mentioned
>>>> about this) which presents a detailed survey of existing Grid
>>>> workflow systems w.r.t their design, scheduling, information
>>>> retrieval, fault tolerant and data movement.
>>>> 
>>>> Regards, Pavithra.
>>>> 
>>>> [1] S. Pandey, D. Karunamoorthy, and R. Buyya, “Workflow
>>>> engine for clouds,” Cloud Computing, Principles and
>>>> Paradigms, Wiley Series on Parallel and Distributed 
>>>> Computing, pp. 321–344, 2011.
>>>> 
>>>> [2] A Taxonomy of Workflow Management Systems for Grid
>>>> Computing, Jia Yu and Rajkumar Buyya
>>>> 
>>>> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 6:12 AM, Sanjaya Medonsa
>>>> <sanjayamrt@gmail.com
>>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>>> I agree with Danushka. When it comes to workflow engines I
>>>>> think it is better to study general concepts of workflow
>>>>> engines first and then
>>>> study
>>>>> the prominent *Scientific* work flow engines (Some of the
>>>>> challenges are different from business workflow engines).
>>>>> Each prominent workflow
>>>> engine
>>>>> comprise of several unique features and concepts while
>>>>> major
>>>> abstraction is
>>>>> workflows. I would like to add Apache OODT into list of
>>>>> prominent
>>>> workflow
>>>>> engines (Workflow processing components are key part of
>>>>> Apache OODT and used in several NASA missions and other
>>>>> research) . I have already some work on these items and
>>>>> would like to contribute them into wiki.
>>>>> 
>>>>> /Sanjaya
>>>>> 
>>>>> On Tue, Mar 12, 2013 at 12:09 AM, Danushka Menikkumbura < 
>>>>> danushka.menikkumbura@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>> 
>>>>>> I would say,
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 1. Science Gateways 2. Workflow Engines 3.
>>>>>> Data/Compute-Intensive Computing 4. Challenges and
>>>>>> Opportunities in Science Gateways 5. Research Directions
>>>>>> (Big Data, Provenance, Meta Data) (Maybe
>>>> relates
>>>>> to
>>>>>> 4)
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> Danushka
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>>> On Mon, Mar 11, 2013 at 7:32 PM, Shahani Markus
>>>>>> Weerawarana < shahani.w@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> HI All,
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> There are a few postgraduate research students who have
>>>>>>> done
>>>>> significant
>>>>>>> literature reviews on science gateways etc. Maybe it is
>>>>>>> time to
>>>> harness
>>>>>> all
>>>>>>> this background reading work that has been done
>>>>>>> individually and
>>>> list
>>>>> the
>>>>>>> papers (links) in categories on the Airavata website.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Danushka, Pavithra, and Sanjaya - what are your
>>>>>>> thoughts on the
>>>>>> categories
>>>>>>> based on the work you have already completed?
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> Shahani
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> On Mon, Mar 11, 2013 at 7:22 PM, AMILA RANATUNGA <
>>>> newair007@gmail.com
>>>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Thank you for the reply. I am also working in the
>>>>>>>> same project. We
>>>>>> looked
>>>>>>>> some research papers science gateways. We found some
>>>>>>>> interesting
>>>>> facts
>>>>>>>> about science gateways in the research paper
>>>>>>>> 'TeraGrid Science
>>>>> Gateways
>>>>>>> and
>>>>>>>> Their Impact on Science' [1] which talks about 4
>>>>>>>> successful
>>>> science
>>>>>>>> gateways including LEAD. And we got to know that LEAD
>>>>>>>> project has
>>>>>> caused
>>>>>>> to
>>>>>>>> the development of  AIRAVATA which is used to build
>>>>>>>> science
>>>> gateways.
>>>>>> And
>>>>>>>> the research paper '*Apache Airavata : A framework
>>>>>>>> for Distributed Applications and Computational
>>>>>>>> Workflows*' describes about some
>>>> work
>>>>>> flow
>>>>>>>> systems Taverna, Triana ..etc. And it says these are
>>>>>>>> tools to build science gateways. And we came to a
>>>>>>>> conclusion that AIRAVATA, Taverna, Triana doing
>>>>>> similar
>>>>>>>> kind of job (please correct me if I am wrong). And
>>>>>>>> tried to figure
>>>>> out
>>>>>>> what
>>>>>>>> is so unique in AIRAVATA comparing to theses. We
>>>>>>>> would like to
>>>> have
>>>>>> some
>>>>>>>> good references if we are moving in the wrong path
>>>>>>>> determining
>>>> what
>>>>> is
>>>>>>>> AIRAVATA. We are working full time in this project.
>>>>>>>> Your help is
>>>>> really
>>>>>>>> appreciated.
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> Thank You !
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> [1]
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>> http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/xpl/login.jsp?tp=&arnumber=4668681&tag=1&url=http%3A%2F%2Fieeexplore.ieee.org%2Fxpls%2Fabs_all.jsp%3Farnumber%3D4668681%26tag%3D1
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>>
>>>> 
On Mon, Mar 11, 2013 at 4:49 PM, Suresh Marru <smarru@apache.org>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> HI Harsha,
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Airavata is a Distributed Computing framework in
>>>>>>>>> which Workflow
>>>> is
>>>>> a
>>>>>>>>> component. A good place to start is to do
>>>>>>>>> literature study on
>>>>> Science
>>>>>>>>> Gateways. We will need to compile a set of
>>>>>>>>> reference papers to
>>>> make
>>>>>> it
>>>>>>>> easy
>>>>>>>>> for you to get an understanding on. You will
>>>>>>>>> quickly realize the
>>>>> best
>>>>>>> way
>>>>>>>>> to find out differences in features in open source
>>>>>>>>> projects is
>>>>>> cracking
>>>>>>>>> open the code. So I suggest downloading the code,
>>>>>>>>> going through
>>>>>>> tutorials
>>>>>>>>> and asking questions on the corresponding mailing
>>>>>>>>> lists of the
>>>>> tools
>>>>>>> you
>>>>>>>>> are comparing against. You identified a good first
>>>>>>>>> list, please
>>>>> keep
>>>>>>>>> sharing your learnings so future users/students
>>>>>>>>> like you will
>>>>> benefit
>>>>>>>> from
>>>>>>>>> your contributions.
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> Suresh
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> On Mar 11, 2013, at 5:41 AM, Harsha Kumara
>>>>>>>>> <harsz89@gmail.com>
>>>>>> wrote:
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> Hi all! We are doing research on OGC's WPS
>>>>>>>>>> integration to the
>>>>>> Airavata.During
>>>>>>>> the
>>>>>>>>>> research we have found some existing work flow
>>>>>>>>>> generation
>>>> tools
>>>>>> like
>>>>>>>>>> Tarverna, Kepler , Pegasus and Triana. We would
>>>>>>>>>> like if we can some details and
>>>>> points
>>>>>>>> about
>>>>>>>>>> how Apache Airavata is differ from those tools?
>>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>>> Thanks! -- *Harsha Kumara* *Undergraduate* 
>>>>>>>>>> *Department of Computer Science and Engineering*

>>>>>>>>>> *University of Moratuwa* *Sri Lanka.*
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>>> -- *Shahani Markus Weerawarana, Ph.D.* *Computer
>>>>>>> Scientist* Visiting Fellow, University of New South
>>>>>>> Wales, Australia. Visiting Scientist, Indiana
>>>>>>> University, USA. Visiting Lecturer, University of
>>>>>>> Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
>>>>>>> 
>>>>>> 
>>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> 
>>>> -- Pavithra Kulathilaka.
>>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
> 
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG/MacGPG2 v2.0.18 (Darwin)
Comment: GPGTools - http://gpgtools.org
Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/

iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJRTEL1AAoJEOEgD2XReDo5ZmoH/1+RK9piuyh3uLXoE2qZThw6
OU9e0oKK1w4gvyuGY4wdWWb0tKrR2GJGJzYzQoWt+F2xkbdA5OrHWm2LQjHyNi87
O+hD6zGgDx0uReK9IFw4dUpFZHKCNUatKys69BDuc2uy7OdHQdSvzT6CEEXgOEN5
2qkSf52tlFjS+zsO9mpDVW4XNGS4TzyhHGCZWIMJi3Vtj2cu+Kf8gZtCq+Zmndiu
8ioDbq+DLkMUsAhdSm2Z1Yi3VMg8zNhv+1VYfiUZKv8lBgqA16Ziv/c3axMfofgF
Kbka506bBQ+ZxB6ubAqGPMdB+Sqjcd/G1LwpTfNYjhJA19VidYghiQFZPHodakM=
=NfHF
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----

Mime
View raw message