in ri a-00 10 25 37 , v er si on 1-2 O ct 2 00 6 Cooperative Processes for Scientific Workflows

The work described in this paper is a contribution to the problems of managing in data-intensive scientific applications. First, we discuss scientific workflows and motivate there use in scientific applications. Then, we introduce the concept of cooperative processes and describe their interactions and uses in a flexible cooperative workflow system called… (More)