Computational mechanics software as a service project

Authors

  • Carlos García Garino ITIC-UNCuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
  • Elina Pacini ITIC-UNCuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
  • David A. Monge ITIC-UNCuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
  • Claudio Careglio ITIC-UNCuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
  • Aníbal Mirasso ITIC-UNCuyo, Mendoza, Argentina

Keywords:

SaaS, Computational Mechanics, Cloud Computing, Parametric Studies

Abstract

Cloud computing promises great opportunities for the execution of scienti c and engineering applications. However, the execution of such kind of applications over Cloud infrastructures requires the accomplishment of many complex processes. In this paper we present a Computational Mechanics Software as a Service (SaaS) project which will allow scientists to easily con gure and submit their experiments to be transparently executed on the Cloud. For this purpose, a nite element software called SOGDE is used to perform parametric studies of computational mechanics on the basis of underlying computing resources. Moreover, a web service provides an interface for the abovementioned functionalities allowing the remote execution of scienti c applications in a simple way.

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Published

2018-04-13

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García Garino, C., Pacini, E., Monge, D. A., Careglio, C., & Mirasso, A. (2018). Computational mechanics software as a service project. Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 13(03), p. 160–166. Retrieved from https://journal.info.unlp.edu.ar/JCST/article/view/598

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