• Włodzimierz Funika AGH University of Science and Technology,
  • Mateusz Kupisz AGH University of Science and Technology
  • Paweł Koperek University of Science and Technology



autonomicity, monitoring, management, ontology, Eucalyptus


In this paper we present our approach to the management of distributed systems basedon semantic description of available resources. We use ontologies for a semantic descriptionof the monitored system and other aspects of monitoring and management (such as metrics)and introduce a feedback loop on underlying infrastructure. Such an approach allows toautomate monitoring and the ease the work of administrator. We introduce concepts behinda novel automatic management system, SAMM, developed within our research. We discussthe core mechanisms used in the system – the estimation of future measurements, approachto knowledge gathering, and the process of decision making. Then we provide some detailson the architecture and implementation of SAMM.


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Author Biographies

Włodzimierz Funika, AGH University of Science and Technology,

Department of Computer Science, ACC CYFRONET AGH

Mateusz Kupisz, AGH University of Science and Technology

Department of Computer Science

Paweł Koperek, University of Science and Technology

Department of Computer Science


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How to Cite

Funika, W., Kupisz, M., & Koperek, P. (2013). TOWARDS AUTONOMIC SEMANTIC-BASED MANAGEMENT OF DISTRIBUTED APPLICATIONS. Computer Science, 11, 51.