Corrado Santoro csanto@REDACTED
Mon Mar 14 17:30:07 CET 2005

micke wrote:
> Any work done on this ( see below ) using Erlang in Sweden ?
I'm doing some research on grid computing, but it seems that no one uses 
Erlang for grids, even if it is a very attractive language for such 
large parallel and distributed systems.

I used Erlang to write a simulator for resource allocation algorithm in 
a grid. And I exploited multiple process support for simulating a 
400-nodes grid (a process for each node). It worked well!

But, for a real environment, I think that we *must* accept the 
monstruosities of the Globus toolkit, with its XMLRPC/SOAP/WebServices, 
etc.... It is a standard, today :-(


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