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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2006 Vol.7 No.10 P.1676-1682


Resources publication and discovery in manufacturing grid

Author(s):  TAO Fei, HU Ye-fa, DING Yu-feng, SHENG Bu-yun, ZHOU Zu-de

Affiliation(s):  School of Mechanical and Electronic Engineering, Wuhan University of Technology, Wuhan 430070, China

Corresponding email(s):   taofei@mail.whut.edu.cn

Key Words:  Manufacturing Grid (MGrid), Resources Management System (RMS), Resource classification, Resource publication, Resource discovery

TAO Fei, HU Ye-fa, DING Yu-feng, SHENG Bu-yun, ZHOU Zu-de. Resources publication and discovery in manufacturing grid[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2006, 7(10): 1676-1682.

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In the manufacturing grid’s architecture, resources Management System (RMS) is the central component responsible for disseminating resource information across the grid, accepting requests for resources, discovering and scheduling the suitable resources that match the requests for the global grid resource, and executing the requests on scheduled resources. In order to resolve the problem of resources publication and discovery in manufacturing Grid (MGrid), the classification of manufacturing resources is first researched after which the resources encapsulation class modes are put forward. Then, a scalable two-level resource management architecture is constructed on the model, which includes root nodes, domain nodes and leaf nodes. And then an RMS is proposed, and the resources publication and discovery mechanism are detailedly described. At last, an application prototype is developed to show the validity and the practicability of the proved theory and method.

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