Software design of the Auto-SAM system. Locally, through a front-end GUI, the user uploads data to the data database. The GUI also communicates with the jobs database, submitting job requests that use the loaded data. A service running on the distributed Auto-SAM system continuously monitors the jobs database, which spawns and monitoring jobs as they run through the condor cluster.
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