Issue No.06 - June (2006 vol.7)
Heinz Stockinger , Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MDSO.2006.41
In the last decade, the Grid emerged from computing-intensive application domains. It has become very difficult to distinguish between "real" Grids, Web services, and simply a distributed computing environment. A critical discussion of Grid technologies points out the pros and cons of applying current Grid technologies in a business or enterprise environment.
Heinz Stockinger, "Grid Computing: A Critical Discussion on Business Applicability", IEEE Distributed Systems Online, vol.7, no. 6, pp. 2, June 2006, doi:10.1109/MDSO.2006.41