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Computational grids (Computer systems)

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  • The Gridby Maozhen Li; Mark Baker

    Wiley 2005; US$ 129.00

    Dr Maozhen Li is currently Lecturer in Electronics and Computer Engineering, in the School of Engineering and Design at Brunel University, UK. From January 1999 to January 2002, he was Research Associate in the Department of Computer Science, Cardiff University, UK. Dr Li received his PhD degree in 1997, from the Institute of Software, Chinese Academy... 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 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...

  • 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 Computingby Radu Prodan; Thomas Fahringer

    Springer-Verlag Berlin and Heidelberg GmbH & Co. KG 2007; US$ 69.95

    Grid computing has become a topic of significant interest in the scientific community as a means of enabling application developers to aggregate resources scattered around the globe for solving large-scale scientific problems. This monograph addresses four critical software development aspects for the engineering and execution of applications on parallel... 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...

  • Oracle Enterprise Manager 10g Grid Control Implementation Guideby Michael New

    McGraw-Hill Education 2007; US$ 62.00

    Install and Configure Grid Control to Manage Your Oracle Landscape Build a robust grid computing infrastructure with guidance from an Oracle expert who developed and taught the Grid Control Deep Dive class to Oracle Consulting. Featuring real-world examples and best practices, Oracle Enterprise Manager 10g Grid Control Implementation Guide explains... more...

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

    Wiley 2009; US$ 174.00

    Dr. Rajkumar Buyya is an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering and Director of the Cloud Computing and Distributed Systems (CLOUDS) Laboratory at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Dr. Buyya has contributed to the creation of high-performance computing and communication system software for Indian PARAM supercomputers... 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...

  • Networks for Grid Applicationsby Tasos Doulamis; Joel Mambretti; Ioannis Tomkos; Dora Varvarigou

    Springer 2010; US$ 72.00

    Includes the proceedings of the Third International ICST Conference on Networks for Grid Applications, GridNets 2009, held in Athens, Greece, in September 2009. This title covers topics such as authorisation infrastructure for on-demand Grid and network resource provisioning, and access control requirements for Grid and cloud computing systems. more...