The Falcon Monitoring and Steering System

Falcon was a set of tools that collectively support on-line program monitoring and steering of parallel and distributed applications. There are four major conceptual components of Falcon:

Features of Falcon

FALCON Release Information

The Bigger Picture

Falcon was part of a larger project to create Distributed Laboratories. Much of Falcon's functionality in terms of event transport in a heterogenous environment and event filtering and processing is built upon DataExchange and PBIO

Related Papers


Falcon per se is no longer an active research project. Our work in program monitoring and steering has resulted in the creation of next-generation systems such as MOSS, dQUOB, and ECho.
This page is maintained by Greg Eisenhauer
Last Modified February 22, 2001.