Introduction to grid computing with Globus
This IBM Redbook is intended to give readers interested in the technical aspects of grid computing a hands-on introduction using the Globus Toolkit. This includes a discussion of the first basics of grid computing, and various grid products and architectures.
This publication is a good starting point for learning about grid computing, and gives you a good foundation before learning more about the future of grid computing, OGSA, e-business, and IBM’s vision of the on-demand era. This edition applies to Globus Toolkit 2.2 running on Red Hat Linux Version 7.3.