[Beowulf] Reliable Job Queueing and Notification
john.hearns at streamline-computing.com
Thu Oct 18 06:48:30 PDT 2007
> Am 16.10.2007 um 16:08 schrieb Sean Ward:
>> I've started work on a web service which contains several potentially
>> long running processing steps (molecular dynamics), which are perfect
>> to farm out to the fairly large (90 node) Beowulf I have access to.
>> The primary issue is translating requests from the event driven web
>> service, to job queues, and back again upon completion. Specifically,
>> the major queuing systems I have immediate access to (Sun Grid Engine
>> and Condor) only support e-mail based notification of job completion.
A mix of web services and a back end cluster with SGE?
Sounds like a job for DRMAA to me.
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