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IEEE Distributed Systems Online

Issue 4 • April 2006

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  • Middleware: Context Management in Heterogeneous, Evolving Ubiquitous Environments

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 1
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    Mobile computing environments are characterized by heterogeneity - systems consisting of different device types, operating systems, network interfaces, and communication protocols. Such heterogeneity calls for middleware that can adapt to different execution contexts, hide heterogeneity from applications, and transparently and dynamically switch between network and sensor technologies. Additionall... View full abstract»

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  • From the editors: collaborative computing community - leveraging single-user applications for multiuser distributed collaboration

    Publication Year: 2006
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  • Education: High-Performance Computing in Community Colleges?

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 3
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    Contra Costa College's HPC program is vocational, preparing students to be Linux cluster administrators. It began with a US National Science Foundation-sponsored consortium of four community colleges tasked with developing an HPC technician curriculum reflective of the local community. The four colleges would then combine these programs to form a national curriculum View full abstract»

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  • News: Cradle of Liberty Lags on E-Voting

    Publication Year: 2006, Page(s): 4
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  • Book reviews: the new wave - concurrent programming

    Publication Year: 2006
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  • Book reviews: Cisco mobile IP configuration, troubleshooting, and management

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