SC13 Denver, CO

The International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis

Running A Seismic Workflow Application on Distributed Resources.


Authors: Scott Callaghan (University of Southern California), Philip Maechling (University of Southern California), Karan Vahi (Information Sciences Institute), Gideon Juve (Information Sciences Institute), Ewa Deelman (Information Sciences Institute), Yifeng Cui (University of California, San Diego), Efecan Poyraz (University of California, San Diego), Thomas H. Jordan (University of Southern California)

Abstract: In this poster, we present an approach to running workflow applications on distributed resources, including systems without support for remote job submission. We show how this approach extends the benefits of scientific workflows, such as job and data management, to large-scale applications on open-science HPC resources such as Blue Waters, Stampede, and USC HPCC. We demonstrate this approach with SCEC CyberShake, a physics-based seismic hazard application, to run over 470 million tasks via 32,000 jobs submitted to Blue Waters and Stampede.

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