BCFG: A Con.guration Management Tool for Heterogeneous Environments

  title={BCFG: A Con.guration Management Tool for Heterogeneous Environments},
  author={Narayan Desai and Andrew Lusk and Rick Bradshaw and R{\'e}my Evard},
Since clusters were first introduced[5], node counts have increased rapidly. Currently, a variety of clusters with more than one thousand nodes are listed on the TOP500 list. In the next three years, clusters with more than four thousand nodes are expected. Cluster management functionality has lagged behind all areas of system software. In order to effectively manage the clusters of today and tomorrow, the basic cluster management software model must change. Current techniques focus on the… CONTINUE READING
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