Middleware 08  
6th International Workshop on Middleware for Grid Computing - MGC 2008

In conjunction with ACM/IFIP/USENIX 9th International Middleware Conference 2008
Leuven, Belgium - December 1 - 5, 2008


For the MGC 2008 workshop researchers from the various GRID middleware communities are encouraged to submit and present original work to be considered for publication. Overall topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Resource Management and Scheduling
  • Strategies and Protocols to support QoS
  • Information Services
  • Dependability and Fault Tolerance
  • Performance Evaluation and Modeling
  • Utility computing
  • Web Services
  • Object Metadata and Schemas
  • Programming Models and Tools
  • Core Grid Infrastructure
  • Cloud Computing in Grid Middleware
  • Grid Middleware in Data Provenance
  • Semantic Grid Middleware
  • Grid Security
  • Virtualization in Grid Middleware
  • Wireless Grids Middleware
  • Data Grid Middleware
  • Peer to Peer Protocols in Grid Computing
  • Agent-based Approaches
  • Network Support for Grid Computing
  • Portals and Portlet Containers
  • Adaptive/Autonomic Middleware
  • Messaging in Grid Middleware
  • Web 2.0 Middleware
  • Application Testbeds
  • Grid Middleware Independent Application Interfacing