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Virtual Appliances, Cloud Computing, and Reproducible Research
July/August 2012 (vol. 14 no. 4)
pp. 36-41
Bill Howe, University of Washington
As science becomes increasingly computational, reproducibility has become increasingly difficult, perhaps surprisingly. In many contexts, virtualization and cloud computing can mitigate the issues involved without significant overhead to the researcher, enabling the next generation of rigorous and reproducible computational science.

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Bill Howe, "Virtual Appliances, Cloud Computing, and Reproducible Research," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 14, no. 4, pp. 36-41, July-Aug. 2012, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2012.62
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