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Resource Management in Seconds: The New Era for Virtual Organizations

Sep 8, 2009 |

Complex HPC infrastructures, grids and collaboratories need to manage a plethora of distributed assets: data repositories, machines, applications and services. To share in a coordinated way, the HPC community invented virtual organizations (VOs): groups that share resources because they trust each other. The more-than-a-decade-old concept is encountering a revival.