[Beowulf] massive parallel processing application required
lenoxx at tempemusic.com
lenoxx at tempemusic.com
Wed Jan 31 11:08:17 PST 2007
You can try:
Any of the above could be used and input data can be gathered from many
sources. If you want some WRF inputs, let me know. I don't currently
have any CMAQ or MM5 inputs though.
Mitchell Wisidagamage wrote:
> Thank you for the reply. what I mean by massively parallel processing
> is "compute intensive" problem where I will be able to process on many
> hosts independently in parallel (by parallelizing the algorithms).
> Apologies if I'm repeating what you already know. Currently there are
> 9 hosts on Beowulf cluster in Lab running on UltraSPARC 5 (yes, very
> old machines!).
> "raw data" I'm looking for are the input files required for the
> application, so I can "process" them. I do not have any specific
> application in mind. I will be developing the different components of
> the application such as job scheduling, fault tolerance, fault
> recovery, etc for my dissertation. I will be useing PVM or MPI for
> message passing and programming in c.
> But I do have any specific application in mind and I don't mind any
> application. I can come up with say, "data mining" but it's pointless
> unless I have the "raw data" files to process and know the patterns
> I'm looking for.
> Application design and programming model all depends on the type of
> application I get my hands on. I'm quite desperate for a "problem"
> since I have to submit my proposal end of next week. Any help would he
> greatly appreciated. I'm sure everyone here has lot of experience in
> distributed processing and hopefully can be of some help. Sorry for
> the long post.
> Douglas Eadline wrote:
>> You may want to quantify "massively parallel"
>> and define "raw data" (i.e. how many
>> processors and data for which specific application?)
>>> Hi all,
>>> As part of my dissertation, I'm looking for "raw data" which will be
>>> used for massive parallel processing using Beuwulf cluster (with the
>>> of PVM or MPI). I tried looking for e-science raw data (and the
>>> computations required on it) such as bioinformatics, fluid dynamics,
>>> etc. but without any luck.
>>> Anyone has any idea of getting some raw data so I can give compute
>>> intensive "work" to the nodes?
>>> Any pointers/hints/tips would be very much appriciated.
>>> Best wishes,
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