Harmony: A Desktop Grid for Delivering Enterprise Computations

@inproceedings{Naik2003HarmonyAD,
  title={Harmony: A Desktop Grid for Delivering Enterprise Computations},
  author={Vijay K. Naik and Swaminathan Sivasubramanian and David F. Bantz and Sriram Krishnan},
  booktitle={GRID},
  year={2003}
}
This paper describes Harmony, a practical grid infrastructure built using personal computer resources. Harmony addresses the key concerns of end users for responsiveness, privacy and protection by isolating the grid computation in a virtual machine on the PC and by implementing a layered resource management architecture to divert workload to unutilized computers from those currently experiencing high levels of interaction. The use of a virtual machine separates the interactive workload software… CONTINUE READING
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