Implementation of Service Level Management in PL-Grid Infrastructure

  • Tomasz Szepieniec
  • Małgorzata Tomanek
  • Marcin Radecki
  • Magda Szopa
  • Marian Bubak
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7136)


One of the key concept of Grids – as stated in their definition – is providing nontrivial quality of service. However, there are many users whose specific needs for guaranteed resources (depending on the type of their applications and research schedule) are not satisfied. This fact is the main motivation for introducing Service Level Management in the Polish National Grid Infrastructure (PL-Grid). The paper presents a model of SLAs with quality properties required in HPC Grid. In order to properly manage these SLAs a negotiation process has been proposed. Finally, an implementation of the procedures and tools needed to support this processes is summarized.


Service Level Management Service Level Agreement Grid 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomasz Szepieniec
    • 1
  • Małgorzata Tomanek
    • 1
  • Marcin Radecki
    • 1
  • Magda Szopa
    • 1
  • Marian Bubak
    • 1
  1. 1.ACC Cyfronet AGHAGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland

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