EC2 Very Basic Execution Service (EC2VBES)


EC2VBES is a service that executes computational jobs on EC2. Jobs are typically scripts or executables that are uploaded to the executing machine before running, but could be UNIX commands.


EC2VBES implements a (rather small actually) subset of the BES-Factory port type of OGSA BES V1.0. Supported port-types, operations and elements are described here.


To be added.

Consuming the service

To be added.


As this is supposed to be used within a LAN, currently the servcie does not require consumers to authenticate. In a following phase, X.509 authentication will be supported.

Submitting a job

Sample request and response and link to examples.

Getting jobs status

Sample request and response and link to examples.

Cancelling a job

Sample request and response and link to examples.

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Topic revision: r3 - 2009-09-23 - ValerioVenturi
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