Ensemble dispatching on an IBM Blue Gene/L for a bioinformatics knowledge environment

  title={Ensemble dispatching on an IBM Blue Gene/L for a bioinformatics knowledge environment},
  author={Paul Marshall and Matthew Woitaszek and Henry M. Tufo and Rob Knight and Daniel McDonald and Julia Goodrich},
This paper discusses our work providing support for processing a large number of short tasks within the context of our development of a collaborative bioinformatics knowledge environment for structural biologists, environmental microbiologists, and evolutionary biologists. We have designed and implemented a new ensemble-based task dispatching system that we have deployed on a Blue Gene/L system in conjunction with the Blue Gene's High Throughput Computing (HTC) capability. Unlike our prior… CONTINUE READING

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