Gateway Service

Deliverable D5.2.1 – Gateway Service – is now available for download. The Gateway Service is a front-facing component of the CloudLightning system, abstracting the inner workings of the backend components. Gateway Service builds on the components developed in previous work packages and creates the link with current and future work. …

Integrated Use Cases

Deliverable D2.2.1 – Integrated Use Cases – has been released last week. This deliverable captures the steps followed in converting the service specifications developed in D2.1.1 into completely automated deployable services that can be readily deployed in the CL heterogeneous resource pool. The previous task identified four application use cases …

D4.4.1. Service Deployment and Management

D4.4.1. Service Deployment and Management is available for download below. This deliverable largely represents an integration activity, drawing together activities of the Gateway Service and the SOSM system. These activities centre around Application Lifecycle Management and Resource Lifecycle Management, respectively. The Separation of Concerns philosophy adopted in the CloudLightning (CL) …

Local Decision Strategies

Deliverable 4.2.1. Local Decision Strategies was released today. It introduces a novel framework for self-organisation and self-management in hierarchical architectures. It shows how this framework can be mapped onto the CloudLightning architecture, designed in Deliverable D3.1.2, and thus it addresses the hosting and execution of self-organising and self-managing strategies associated …

Service Description Format

Deliverable 5.1.1. – Service Description Format for CloudLightning – is available for download. It surveys the state-of-the-art in Service Description Languages; it is focused on their implementation frameworks and illustrates the problem of overlapping management concerns. A suitable existing implementation framework is chosen, namely Brooklyn, which is modified to form the …

Concertation Plan

The Concertation Plan for CloudLightning has been released today. The plan will ensure that the project’s activities are well orchestrated with similar initiatives worldwide and will encompass specific activities in connection with other EU projects. Concertation with project stakeholders will be aimed to offer a self-organising and self- managing approach …

Dissemination Plan

The CloudLightning Dissemination Plan is available for download. It provides an Initial Dissemination Plan and an outline of the activities that CloudLightning will undertake to raise awareness, engage stakeholders, promote the project and its results, achievements and knowledge generated, while also setting a basis for concertation and exploitation. This document …

Exploitation Plan and Strategic Guidelines for Exploitation

A project report on Exploitation Plan and Strategic Guidelines for Exploitation has been released today. This report provides an Initial Exploitation Plan which serves as the Strategic Guidelines for Exploitation for CloudLightning and the activities the Consortium will take to maximise successful exploitation of the project deliverables. This document is …

Use Case Requirements Report

CloudLightning’s first public deliverable, “Use Case Requirements Report” was released today. The report is the first task deliverable due under Work Package 2 – Use Cases and Testbed, led by Dataflow Engine specialists and one of the project’s industry partners, Maxeler Technologies. This report presents four use cases that are …