[Beowulf] Open Grid Scheduler (SGE)

Jonathan Aquilina eagles051387 at gmail.com
Mon Jan 24 22:49:30 PST 2011


Clustering isn't the only one that oracle is doing something with turns 
out they are also doing something with OpenOffice.org. Its been forked 
to LibreOffice.

Would really love to know what they are up to.

On 1/25/11 6:08 AM, Walid wrote:
> Doug,
> That would be great, as far as i know Oracle have not commented on 
> this turn of events clearly yet.
> kind regards
> Walid
>
> On 24 January 2011 16:23, Douglas Eadline <deadline at eadline.org 
> <mailto:deadline at eadline.org>> wrote:
>
>     As far as I understand, there will be one Oracle Grid Engine
>     (commercial)
>     There are two open versions at this point Open Grid Scheduler
>     (http://sourceforge.net/projects/gridscheduler/)  and
>     Son of Grid Engine (https://arc.liv.ac.uk/trac/SGE)
>
>     I am going to be writing more about this real soon at
>     linux-mag.com <http://linux-mag.com/>
>     I also have contacted the project leaders to get their input
>     (some of whom may read this list) I believe it will get worked out.
>
>     --
>     Doug
>
>
>     > Doug,
>     >
>     > I am not sure any more which is which? we will have two
>     commercial Grid
>     > Engines, and two Open source grid engines. will they all be in
>     sync, code
>     > versioning, patching, features, or they will be complete forks
>     each one
>     > will
>     > have its own roadmap?
>     >
>     > kind regards
>     >
>     > Walid
>     >
>     > On 20 January 2011 19:19, Douglas Eadline <deadline at eadline.org
>     <mailto:deadline at eadline.org>> wrote:
>     >
>     >>
>     >> Looks like the things are getting worked out with
>     >> SGE and the fork to Open Grid Scheduler.
>     >>
>     >> http://univa.com/about/news/press_2011/01172011.php
>     >>
>     >> and
>     >>
>     >> >From Daniel Templeton on the SGE mailing list:
>     >>
>     >> "Today, we are entering a new chapter in Oracle Grid Engine’s life.
>     >> Oracle has been working with key members of the open source
>     community to
>     >> pass on the torch for maintaining the open source code base to
>     the Open
>     >> Grid Scheduler project hosted on SourceForge. This transition
>     will allow
>     >> the Oracle Grid Engine engineering team to focus their efforts more
>     >> directly on enhancing the product.  In a matter of days, we
>     will take
>     >> definitive steps in order to roll out this transition.  To ensure
>     >> on-going communication with the open source community, we will
>     provide
>     >> the following services:
>     >>
>     >> o Upon the decommissioning of the current open source site
>     >> [http://gridengine.sunsource.net/] on December 31st, 2010, we
>     will begin
>     >> to transition the information on the open source project to Oracle
>     >> Technology Network’s home page for Oracle Grid Engine
>     >> [
>     >>
>     http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/oem/grid-engine-166852.html?ssSourceSiteId=ocomen
>     >> ].
>     >> This site will ultimately contain the resources currently
>     available on
>     >> the open source site, as well as a wealth of additional product
>     >> resources.
>     >>
>     >> o The Oracle Grid Engine engineering team will be available to
>     answer
>     >> questions and provide guidance regarding the open source
>     project and
>     >> Oracle Grid Engine via online product forum
>     >> [http://forums.oracle.com/forums/forum.jspa?forumID=859]
>     >>
>     >> o The Open Grid Scheduler project
>     >> [http://sourceforge.net/projects/gridscheduler/] will be
>     continuing on
>     >> the tradition of the Grid Engine open source project.  While
>     the Open
>     >> Grid Scheduler project will remain independent of the Oracle
>     Grid Engine
>     >> product, the project will have the support of the Oracle team,
>     including
>     >> making available artifacts from the original Grid Engine open
>     source
>     >> project."
>     >>
>     >>
>     >>
>     >> --
>     >> Doug
>     >>
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