Ninf: A Global Computing Infrastructure
Ninf administration group
c/o Satoshi Sekiguchi
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology,
Grid Technology Research Center,
1-1-1 Umezono, Tsukuba, Ibaraki,
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