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Distributed Systems Online, IEEE

Issue 9 • Date Sept. 2005

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  • DREAM: A Component Framework for Constructing Resource-Aware, Configurable Middleware

    Publication Year: 2005 , Page(s): 1
    Cited by:  Papers (4)  |  Patents (1)
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  • Cluster computing and grid 2005 works in progress

    Publication Year: 2005
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    The first in a two-part series of works-in-progress articles from cluster computing and grid 2005 deals with a project called Grid-Oriented Storage (GOS). GOS aims to support advanced data bank services and data reservoirs so that multiple computers and end users can share data on the grid. The second part deals with a dynamic estimation scheme for fault-free scheduling in grid systems. View full abstract»

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  • A critique of Java for concurrent programming

    Publication Year: 2005
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    The number of processors in a commercial microprocessor chip has been increasing by a factor of two every year, so our desktop has at least a thousand processors. Furthermore, the desktop is connected to millions of other processors. In this article, the author explains the features of a concurrent programming language - Avaj. The author also explores how Avaj differs from Java. View full abstract»

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  • Groups hope to avoid mesh standard mess

    Publication Year: 2005
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    As each unique IP-address node is connected to several other nodes, mesh topologies establish a robust wireless networking environment. An IEEE 802.11s standard would make the networks interoperable as well. The proponents of standardized mesh networks envision technology that complements WiMax in delivering long-range, high-standard data to nomadic end users, as well as protocols such as the IEEE... View full abstract»

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  • A general look at building applications for mobile devices

    Publication Year: 2005
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  • Business-to-business explained

    Publication Year: 2005
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Univ. of Cambridge
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