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IEEE Distributed Systems Online

Issue 10 • Date Oct. 2006

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  • FORMI: Integrating Adaptive Fragmented Objects into Java RMI

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 1
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    Distributed object-oriented applications are commonly implemented atop middleware platforms such as CORBA, .NET Remoting, and Java remote method invocation (RMI). These platforms provide a simple mechanism to invoke methods of remote objects. Increasingly more applications are demanding nonfunctional properties such as fault tolerance, high availability, and adaptivity, which require extensions to... View full abstract»

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  • Database Challenges in Enterprise Information Sharing

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 2
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  • A Case for Peering of Content Delivery Networks

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 3
    Cited by:  Papers (14)  |  Patents (2)
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    Service providers often geographically distribute their Web servers' facilities to improve performance, reliability, and scalability. Content delivery networks, which first evolved in 1998, replicate content over several mirrored Web servers, strategically placed at various locations to deal with flash crowds and to enhance response time. A CDN improves network performance by maximizing bandwidth,... View full abstract»

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  • News: It's a WLAN-derful Life

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 4
    Cited by:  Papers (1)
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  • Book Reviews: An Essential Point of Departure

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 5
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  • Book Reviews: A Guide to Mobile Human-Computer Interaction

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 6
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