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Issue 4 • Date April 2007

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  • Guest Editor's Introduction: Rapid System Prototyping

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 7
    Cited by:  Papers (2)
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    The March, April, and May 2007 issues of IEEE Distributed Systems Online feature revised versions of the best papers presented at the 17th International IEEE Workshop on Rapid System Prototyping (RSP 06). These articles were selected by reviewers from a large selection of excellent submissions. In this month's issue, we present "System Prototype and Verification Using Metamodel-Based Transformatio... View full abstract»

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  • Collaborative Web Computing: From Desktops to Webtops

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 3
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    The Web is advancing toward essentially a social network that transforms the Internet into a locus for all things social-data and applications. The Web is becoming a platform where people work, interact, share, and collaborate beyond the reach of office and desktop applications. This trend demands innovative technologies and applications that support people to work and collaborate seamlessly in bo... View full abstract»

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  • System Prototype and Verification Using Metamodel-Based Transformations

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 1
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    Mapping domain-specific languages' core concepts into the concurrent object-oriented Petri nets formal specification language provides users with the semantics necessary for developing prototypes for these DSLs. Different knowledge domains demand different types of support from software languages. Domain engineers often use domain-specific languages to overcome this problem. DSLs are difficult to ... View full abstract»

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  • Teaching Condor Grid Computing to Beginning Programming Students

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 2
    Cited by:  Papers (3)
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    Grid computing is taught at the University of Arkansas, focusing on the development of grid services, the Globus toolkit, and higher-level grid components. An early course, cluster and grid computing, successfully taught Globus materials to advanced undergraduates and beginning graduate students. However, the material assumed advanced knowledge of Java programming and covered networking and basic ... View full abstract»

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  • "Ring-Ring" Might Soon Mean Ka-Ching

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 4
    Cited by:  Papers (1)
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  • Geographical Mashups [review of Google Maps Hacks (Gibson, R. and Erle, S.; 2006]

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 5
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  • Voila, Your Network is IPv6 Enabled! [review of Deploying IPv6 Networks (Popoviciu, C. P. et al.; 2006)]

    Publication Year: 2007, Page(s): 6
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Jean Bacon
Univ. of Cambridge
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