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Thoughts on the structure of an MPJ reference implementation.

Mark Baker1 and Bryan Carpenter
NPAC at Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY 13244
Mark.Baker@port.ac.uk,dbc@npac.syr.edu

Abstract:

We sketch a proposed reference implementation for MPJ, the Java Grande Forum's MPI-like message-passing API [9,3]. The proposal relies heavily on RMI and Jini for finding computational resources, creating slave processes, and handling failures. User-level communication is implemented efficiently directly on top of Java sockets.





Bryan Carpenter 2002-07-12