3.0 Job Architecture

The PlateSpin Orchestrate Job Scheduler is a sophisticated scheduling engine that maintains high performance network efficiency and quality user service when running jobs on the grid. Such efficiencies are managed through a set of grid component facts that operate in conjunction with job constraints. Facts and constraints operate together like a filter system to maintain both the administrator’s goal of high quality of service and the user’s goal to run fast, inexpensive jobs.

This section explains the following job architectural concepts: