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IEEE Distributed Systems Online

Issue 9 • Date Sept. 2004

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  • A Middleware Architecture for Securing Ubiquitous Computing Cyber Infrastructures

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 1
    Cited by:  Papers (9)
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    Ubiquitous computing is revolutionizing the way applications, users, resources, and physical spaces interact. Securing cyber infrastructures for ubiquitous computing environments, such as smart buildings and campuses, can be challenging. A critical cyber infrastructure is necessary that can combine networks, processors, and devices with mechanisms, protocols, and services to offer reliable, fault-... View full abstract»

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  • Service Continuity in Networked Control Using Etherware

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 2
    Cited by:  Papers (4)
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    Service continuity is the capability to provide persistent and reliable service, with graceful degradation in the presence of changes. This is particularly important for networked control systems interacting with the real world, as they have strict safety requirements and must tolerate changes such as component failures and upgrades while maintaining operational integrity. The authors describe how... View full abstract»

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  • Wi-Fi Could Augment GPS

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 3
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    Researchers are looking at ways to use base stations for Wi-Fi, cellular phones, and Bluetooth to help people find directions in major metropolitan areas. View full abstract»

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  • Delivering the Promise of the Storage Area Network

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 4
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    Recent developments in virtualization technology represent a major advance in the control and management of digital data storage. View full abstract»

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  • World Wide Wisdom

    Publication Year: 2004, Page(s): 5
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