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A New Age: An Overview of Multi-kernels

  • Rolf RiesenEmail author
  • Balazs Gerofi
  • Yutaka Ishikawa
  • Robert W. Wisniewski
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Part of the High-Performance Computing Series book series (HPC, volume 1)

Abstract

In the previous  two parts  of this book, we studied various  lightweight kernel (LWK) projects, learned why they have been largely replaced by Linux on production systems, and looked at efforts to make Unix/Linux more suitable for highly parallel High-Performance Computing (HPC) systems. In this part, we present projects that combine a full-weight Operating System (OS) with an LWK on a single compute node (Gerofi et al. 2016).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rolf Riesen
    • 1
    Email author
  • Balazs Gerofi
    • 2
  • Yutaka Ishikawa
    • 2
  • Robert W. Wisniewski
    • 3
  1. 1.Intel CorporationHillsboroUSA
  2. 2.RIKEN Center for Computational ScienceKobeJapan
  3. 3.Intel CorporationNew York CityUSA

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