FROM GRIDS TO CLOUD - The Pathway for Brain dMRI Cloud Services

Tarik Zakaria Benmerar, Fatima Oulebsir-Boumghar

Abstract

In this paper, we present the actual architecture of Acigna-G, our Cloud-oriented Grid Computing platform and the ongoing deployment of a MAS algorithm for brain segmentation. Also, we discuss three important improvements for this platform to allow the deployment of brain dMRI cloud services : HTTP/Restful oriented computing services for the management of user’s service requests, application-level virtualization coupled with distributed computing models, and separation of user request management and computing tasks execution as found on actual PaaS Cloud Services. Such architecture would offer a convenient deployment and use of brain dMRI PaaS/SaaS Cloud Services onto a computing grid.

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Benmerar T. and Oulebsir-Boumghar F. (2012). FROM GRIDS TO CLOUD - The Pathway for Brain dMRI Cloud Services . In Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER, ISBN 978-989-8565-05-1, pages 141-146. DOI: 10.5220/0003960401410146


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@conference{closer12,
author={Tarik Zakaria Benmerar and Fatima Oulebsir-Boumghar},
title={FROM GRIDS TO CLOUD - The Pathway for Brain dMRI Cloud Services},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,},
year={2012},
pages={141-146},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003960401410146},
isbn={978-989-8565-05-1},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science - Volume 1: CLOSER,
TI - FROM GRIDS TO CLOUD - The Pathway for Brain dMRI Cloud Services
SN - 978-989-8565-05-1
AU - Benmerar T.
AU - Oulebsir-Boumghar F.
PY - 2012
SP - 141
EP - 146
DO - 10.5220/0003960401410146