Making Torque ready for Virtual Machines

Follow @mikelangelo_eu This blog post presents the work done on enabling the virtual machines inside the Torque resource manager. First, what is Torque? Torque is an open source technology, fork of PBS, to schedule computing tasks (jobs) on big clusters and HPC installations, developed by Adaptive Computing. It consists of three major parts: (at least…

How to Boost VM Performance: MIKELANGELO’s 5 Secrets

Follow @mikelangelo_eu This article introduces the architecture of the MIKELANGELO project, describing our main innovations. At the same time this article is the first of the MIKELANGELO architecture series. The remaining article dive deep on individual innovations. MIKELANGELO’s architecture builds on the experience of dozens of researchers across 9 renowned organisations to optimise and leverage VM performance.…

Securing co-location: Job opening at BGU, Israel

Follow @mikelangelo_eu We are happy to announce a postdoctoral research position in the area to cloud security at the Communication Systems Engineering Department at Ben Gurion University (BGU), Israel. The position is supported by a European Commissions Horizon 2020 ICT funded project, Mikelangelo (it’s obvious — right? it’s appearing on this page…). We are looking for a highly motivated…