File-access characteristics of parallel scientific workloads

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  • Comparison.,
  • Computer systems design.,
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  • Microprocessors.,
  • Multiprocessing (Computers),
  • Parallel processing (Computers)

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Other titlesFile access characteristics of parallel scientific workloads.
StatementNils Nieuwejaar ... [et al.].
SeriesNASA contractor report -- NASA CR-199515.
ContributionsNieuwejaar, Nils., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Pagination1 v.
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Inefficient parallel I/O is known to be a major bottleneck among scientific applications employed on supercomputers as the number of processor cores grows into the thousands. Our prior experience indicated that parallel I/O libraries such as HDF5 that rely on MPI-IO do not scale well beyond 10K processor cores, especially on parallel file.

To develop optimal parallel File-access characteristics of parallel scientific workloads book subsystems, one must have a thorough understanding of the workload characteristics of parallel I/O and its exploitation of the associated parallel file system. Presented are the results of a study conducted to analyze the parallel I/O workloads of several applications on a parallel processor using the Vesta Cited by: A parallel file system (PFS) is a system software component that organizes many disks, servers, and network links to provide a file system name space that is accessible from many clients; distributes data across many devices to enable high aggregate bandwidth; and coordinates changes to file system data so that clients’ views of the data are kept coherent.

The growing computational and storage needs of several scientific applications mandate the deployment of extreme-scale parallel machines, such as IBM's BlueGene/L which can accommodate as many as. CURRICULUM VITÆ MICHAEL L. BEST Media Laboratory Massachusetts Institute of Technology N.

Nieuwejaar, D. Kotz, A. Purakayastha, C.S. Ellis & M.L. Best. File-access characteristics of parallel scientific workloads. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Processing, 7(10), File-access characteristics of parallel scientific workloads book CHAPTER M.L. Best & C.M.

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