Infrastructure for Grid-Based Virtual Organizations

  • L. Hluchy
  • O. Habala
  • V. D. Tran
  • B. Simo
  • J. Astalos
  • M. Dobrucky
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3036)


This paper presents architecture of a collaborative computation environment based on a Grid infrastructure, used as a support for large scientific virtual organizations. The environment consists primarily of a collaboration-supporting user interface, workflow system capable of submission of jobs to the Grid and a Grid-based data management suite. A prototype of such an environment is deployed and tested for a flood forecasting system. The system consists of workflow system for executing simulation cascade of meteorological, hydrological and hydraulic models, data management system for storing and accessing different computed and measured data, and a set of web portals.


Resource Description Framework Grid Service Virtual Organization Grid Infrastructure Collaborative Tool 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Hluchy
    • 1
  • O. Habala
    • 1
  • V. D. Tran
    • 1
  • B. Simo
    • 1
  • J. Astalos
    • 1
  • M. Dobrucky
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of InformaticsSlovak Academy of SciencesBratislavaSlovakia

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