Cloud

Nexus: A Framework to Integrate Eucalyptus Cloud and Globus Grid Resources

Date Added: Mar 2012
Format: PDF

The proposed framework Nexus act as an interface between grid and cloud resources. This is a new initiative to integrate two distributed High Performance Computing domains - Grid and Cloud Computing. The scope of nexus framework is to integrate cloud environment with the Garuda Grid. Since the resources in Garuda grid resources are dedicated for scientific research applications, the authors are not fully utilized round the clock. The private cloud lacks in with resources resulting in "Cloud burst". For optimal utilization of grid resources, cloud instances are deployed into grid thereby assists the private cloud to prevent cloud burst.