As information systems used for research and educational purposes have become more complex, there has been an increase in the need for new computing architecture. High performance and cloud computing provide reliable and cost-effective information technology infrastructure that enhances research and educational processes. Handbook of Research on High Performance and Cloud Computing in Scientific Research and Education presents the applications of cloud computing in various settings, such as scientific research, education, e-learning, ubiquitous learning, and social computing. Providing various examples, practical solutions, and applications of high performance and cloud computing; this book is a useful reference for professionals and researchers discovering the applications of information and communication technologies in science and education, as well as scholars seeking insight on how modern technologies support scientific research.... at the Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), one of the US Department of Energy (DOE) High Energy and Nuclear Physics (HENP) research sites. BNL ... to study the nature of the High-Throughput Computing (HTC) hungry experiments and short historical development of the HPC ... Scientific work and discoveries of Archimedes, Isaac Newton or Galileo, based on a few manual computations we mayanbsp;...
|Title||:||Handbook of Research on High Performance and Cloud Computing in Scientific Research and Education|
|Publisher||:||IGI Global - 2014-03-31|