Issue No.10 - October (2009 vol.42)
David Alan Grier , George Washington University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2009.332
Like many of the accomplishments of software engineering, connecting the grid to a virtual machine is a way of hiding information, of allowing programmers to focus on the task they want to complete and ignore details beyond that task.
Computers and society, Computing profession, Grid computing
David Alan Grier, "The Marketplace of Ideas", Computer, vol.42, no. 10, pp. 8-11, October 2009, doi:10.1109/MC.2009.332