Monday, February 13, 2012

Apache Airavata



 
 (Image Source: Apache Airavata URL:http://airavata.org/)

Apache Airavata is newly started project at The Apache Software Foundation. currently Apache Airavata is in incubation phase at The Apache Software Foundation. You can visit to the official website of the Apace Airavata at http://airavata.org/.

Apache Airavata is a software framework to build and deploy e-science projects. Airavata has the capability of composing, managing, executing and monitoring variety of distributed applications and work-flows that runs on computational resources. Concepts of service oriented computing, distributed messaging, work-flow composition and orchestration provides the foundation for Airavata. 

 Interest and Want to Involved with Airavata? Visit http://incubator.apache.org/airavata/community/get-involved.html 

Some thing you may not know about the word "Airavata"...

In South Asian culture, the word Airavata , refers to a mythological white elephant who carries the Hindu god Indra. Also means meaning "elephant of the clouds". (Reference: Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Airavata) 


I hope to post some more about Apache Airavata in my next blog posts.