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    DescriptionToday, many institutions and corporations are involved in various grid researches that involve improvement in concepts, protocols, applications, methods, and tools. To help capture the rapid growth in grid concepts and applications and chart the future direction in this field, a resource compiling current advances in grid computing is essential. The Handbook of Research on Grid Technologies and Utility Computing: Concepts for Managing Large-Scale Applications provides a compendium of terms, definitions, and explanations of concepts, issues, processes, and trends in grid technology. As the first book collection of its kind, this reference features current articles presenting comprehensive coverage of grid technologies valuable to any researcher, practitioner, or academician in grid computing.


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    Title
    Handbook of Research on Grid Technologies and Utility Computing
    Subtitle
    Concepts for Managing Large-Scale Applications
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Emmanuel Udoh, Edited by Frank Zhigang Wang
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 398
    Width: 222 mm
    Height: 284 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 1,420 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781605661841
    ISBN 10: 1605661848
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: COM
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S10.6
    Ingram Subject Code: XG
    Libri: I-XG
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16360
    BISAC V2.8: COM079010, COM061000
    DC22: 004.36
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: UTG
    LC classification: 2009007145
    Thema V1.0: UTD, UTG
    Illustrations note
    1, black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    IGI Global
    Imprint name
    Information Science Reference
    Publication date
    05 May 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Hershey
    Author Information
    Emmanuel Udoh is an assistant professor of computer science at the Indiana�Purdue University, Fort Wayne. He is currently serving as the editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Grid and High Performance Computing and also of the Encyclopedia of Grid Computing Technologies and Applications. In addition to being interested in grid computing, Dr. Udoh has been active in database research. Dr. Udoh has published a book and over 25 articles in journals and conference proceedings. He served as the organizing and session chairs of the IASTED International Conference on Software Engineering/Applications and International Conference on Information Technology. Dr. Udoh has been listed in American Marquis Who�s Who in the World 1993-1994. Frank Wang is the director of Centre for Grid Computing, Cambridge-Cranfield High Performance Computing Facility (CCHPCF), Cranfield University. He is Chair in e-Science and Grid Computing. Prof. Wang is on the editorial board of IEEE Distributed Systems Online, International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing, International Journal of High Performance Computing and Networking, and International Journal on Multiagent and Grid Systems. He is on the High End Computing Panel for the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI). Prof. Wang is the Chair (UK & Republic of Ireland Chapter) of the IEEE Computer Society.
    Table of contents
    Adaptive resource management Bio-inspired grid resource management Data-aware distributed batch scheduling Grid resource auctions Grid technologies Job scheduling mechanisms Load sharing in a computational grid Resource-aware load balancing Quality of service of grid computing Utility computing