Date Added: Dec 2011
Grid is a collection of resources owned by multiple organizations that is coordinated to allow them to solve a common problem. Grid has the ability to integrate multiple, distributed, heterogeneous, and independently managed data sources, to provide efficient data transfer mechanisms and to provide data where the computation will take place for better scalability and efficiency. Resource allocation and management in the Grid environment is a complex undertaking as resources are distributed and heterogeneous in nature. Optimally assigning jobs to resources is one of the key issues in grid computing. This paper introduces a new Three Dimensional Matchmaking Framework for resource allocation on computational grids. Making the environment intelligent and monitoring the dynamic behavior of resources gives accurate prediction of resource allocation.