A Remote Execution Service in a Heterogeneous Network

  • Rainer Oechsle
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The DACNOS Remote Execution Service enables the sharing of resources such as algorithms, special hardware processors or special peripheral devices. It runs in a heterogeneous network with respect to both hardware and operating systems. Its design being guided by the principle that remote program execution should be a natural extension of local program execution, the DACNOS Remote Execution Service is control transparent at the command level as well as rather strongly home environment transparent. This paper describes the key design aspects of remote execution services in general, and the design and implementation of the DACNOS Remote Execution Service in particular.


Heterogeneous Network Client Agent Distribute Operating System Remote Execution Command Level 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rainer Oechsle
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  1. 1.Institut für Betriebs- und DialogsystemeUniversität KarlsruheKarlsruhe 1Germany

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