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Computational grids (Computer systems)

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  • The Gridby Maozhen Li; Mark Baker

    Wiley 2005; US$ 129.00

    Find out which technologies enable the Grid and how to employ them successfully! This invaluable text provides a complete, clear, systematic, and practical understanding of the technologies that enable the Grid. The authors outline all the components necessary to create a Grid infrastructure that enables support for a range of wide-area distributed... more...

  • The Grid 2by Ian Foster; Carl Kesselman

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 92.95

    The Grid is an emerging infrastructure that will fundamentally change the way we think about-and use-computing. The word Grid is used by analogy with the electric power grid, which provides pervasive access to electricity and has had a dramatic impact on human capabilities and society. Many believe that by allowing all components of our information... more...

  • Grid Application Systems Designby April J. Wells

    CRC Press 2007; US$ 109.95

    Grid computing is an emerging technology designed for high-powered applications. Grid Application Systems Design shows how to unleash the high performance of Grid technology. It begins by delving into the history and theory of grid computing, providing background on the concepts, terminology, and issues surrounding it. The book then examines design... more...

  • Grid Computingby Pawel Plaszczak; Jr. Richard Jr. Wellner

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 50.95

    A decade ago, the corporate world viewed grid computing as a curiosity. Today, it views it as an opportunity--a chance to reduce costs, improve performance, fund new projects, and take advantage of under-utilized capacity. The engineering behind this transformation has been amply documented. Until now, however, little has been written to prepare managers,... more...

  • Grid Computingby Barry Wilkinson

    CRC Press 2009; US$ 94.95

    Designed for senior undergraduate and first-year graduate students, Grid Computing : Techniques and Applications shows professors how to teach this subject in a practical way. Extensively classroom-tested, it covers job submission and scheduling, Grid security, Grid computing services and software tools, graphical user interfaces, workflow editors,... more...

  • Grid Database Designby April J. Wells

    CRC Press 2005; US$ 121.95

    Grid Database Design investigates the origin, background, and components of this new computing model. This book presents new concepts and analyzes pre-existing ideas in the context of Grid, educating organizations as to how Grid can increase their computing power and strengthen their operations. Divided into three sections, the volume begins by laying... more...

  • Grid Networksby Franco Travostino; Joe Mambretti; Gigi Karmous-Edwards

    Wiley 2006; US$ 134.00

    A book that bridges the gap between the communities of network and Grid experts. Grid Networks describes the convergence of advanced networking technologies and Grid technologies, with special focus on their symbiotic relationship and the resulting new opportunities. Grid technology is applicable to many implementations, Computational Grids,... more...

  • Grid Technologiesby M.P. Bekakos; G.A. Gravvanis; H.R. Arabnia

    WIT Press 2006; US$ 412.00

    " The editors have done a fine job of compiling its many self-contained chapters, ultimately creating a logical path that leads to a better understanding of the world of pervasive grids." COMPUTING REVIEWSCurrent Grid enabling technologies consist of stand-alone architectures. A typical architecture provides middleware access to various services... more...

  • Instant CloudFlare Starterby Jeff Dickey

    Packt Publishing 2013; US$ 14.99

    Get to grips with a new technology, understand what it is and what it can do for you, and then get to work with the most important features and tasks. Written as a practical guide, CloudFlare Starter will show you all you need to know in order to effectively improve your online presence in a multitude of different ways. "Instant CloudFlare Starter"... more...

  • Market-Oriented Grid and Utility Computingby Rajkumar Buyya; Kris Bubendorfer

    Wiley 2009; US$ 174.00

    The first single-source reference covering the state of the art in grid and utility computing economy research This book presents the first integrated, single-source reference on market-oriented grid and utility computing. Divided into four main parts—and with contributions from a panel of experts in the field—it systematically and... more...