10th International Workshop on Middleware for Grids, Clouds and e-Science - MGC 2012


In conjunction with ACM/IFIP/USENIX 13th International Middleware Conference 2012

Montreal, Quebec, Canada. December 3rd, 2012

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Technical Program - Monday, December 3rd



Time Title/Authors
8:45 - 9:00 Welcome/Opening
9:00 - 9:30 Estimating Resource Costs of Data-Intensive Workloads in Public Clouds
Rizwan Mian (Queen's University); Patrick Martin (Queen's University); Farhana Zulkernine (Queen's University); Jose Luis Vazquez-Poletti (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
9:30 - 10:00 An Economic Model for Green Cloud
Tridib Mukherjee (Xerox Research Center India); Koustuv Dasgupta (Xerox Research Center India); Sujit Gujar (Xerox Research Center India); Gueyoung Jung (Xerox Research Center Webster); Haengju Lee (Xerox Research Center Webster)
10:00 - 10:30 Replication for Dependability on Virtualized Cloud Environments
Filipe Araujo (University of Coimbra); Raul Barbosa (University of Coimbra); Antonio Casimiro (University of Coimbra)
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 11:30 Using Relative Costs in Workflow Scheduling to Cope with Input Data Uncertainty
Luiz F. Bittencourt (University of Campinas); Rizos Sakellariou (University of Manchester);Edmundo Madeira (University of Campinas)
11:30 - 12:00 An Analytical Approach to Predicting QoS of Web Services Choreographies
Yanik Ngoko (University of Sao Paulo); Alfredo Goldman (University of Sao Paulo); Dejan Milojicic (University of Sao Paulo)
12:00 - 12:30 Experimenter's Portal: The Collection; Management and Analysis of Scientific Data from Remote Sites
Michael Bauer (The University of Western Ontario); N. S. McIntyre (The University of Western Ontario); N.Sherry (The University of Western Ontario); J. Qin (The University of Western Ontario); M. Suominen Fuller (The University of Western Ontario); Y. Xie (The University of Western Ontario); O. Mola (The University of Western Ontario); D. Maxwell (University of Saskatchewan); D. Liu (University of Saskatchewan); E. Matias (University of Saskatchewan)
12:30 - 14:15 Lunch
14:15 - 14:45 VMR: Volunteer MapReduce over the Large Scale Internet
Fernando Costa (University of Lisbon); Luis Veiga (University of Lisbon); Paulo Ferreira (University of Lisbon)
14:45 - 15:15 From CPU to GP-GPU: Challenges and Insights in GPU-based Environmental Simulations
Jools Chadwick (Lancaster University);Francois Taiani (Lancaster University); Jonathan Beecham (Cefas UK)
15:15 - 15:45 Towards a SPL-Based Monitoring Middleware Strategy for Cloud Computing Applications
Andre Almeida (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte);Everton Cavalcante (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte);Thais Batista (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte); Frederico Lopes (Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte);Flavia C. Delicato (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro); Paulo F. Pires (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro); Nelio Cacho (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro)
15:45 - 16:00 Final Remarks/Closing