Release Notes: The license has been changed from the LGPL to the GPL v2 or later. There has been a full rewrite of IC2D as an Eclipse RCP application. This release adds the Timit profiling framework, scheduling framework, Master/Worker high level API, and JMX support for distributed monitoring and event notification. It provides a full rewrite of the Messaging Layer. Matlab integration has been added. A distributed garbage collector has been added.
Release Notes: SSH tunneling can be used to cross firewalls. The Grid components were enhanced. More Grid/cluster protocols are now supported in the XML Deployment Descriptors: PBS, Sun Grid Engine, GSISSH, OAR, PRUN, ssh, Globus, rsh, and LSF. HTTP can now be used as a transport communication layer. New OO SPMD features were added. IC2D provides a graphical job monitoring tool. A ProActive P2P infrastructure was implemented.
Release Notes: This release provides bugfixes, optimizations, and new features such as ProActive Components based on the Fractal model, a security framework, XML configuration files, and a reference card. There were also improvements to the Deployment Descriptors: tags and support for PBS were added.