CIO Update: Will Open Standards Drive Grid Adoption?
Nov 03, 2005, 22:45 (0 Talkback[s])
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"As grid computing makes its way from academia into the
enterprise, open standards should pave the way for wider adoption
but, like all things IT, it's not that simple.
"Currently, most enterprise grid implementations reside in large
enterprises like Hartford Life, Bank of America, and Royal Dutch
Shell. The typical model is that of taking a complex computing
problem, dicing it up into smaller problems, and distributing it to
loosely stitched networks of grid-enabled computers.