Issue No.06 - November/December (2007 vol.11)
Ken Birman , Cornell University
Krzysztof Ostrowski , Cornell University
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2007.131
Distributed computing has lagged behind the productivity revolution that has transformed the desktop in recent years. Programmers still generally treat the Web as a separate technology space and develop network applications using low-level message-passing primitives or unreliable Web services method invocations. Live distributed objects are designed to offer developers a scalable multicast infrastructure that's tightly integrated with a runtime environment.
spotlight, distributed computing, live objects, active web, Quicksilver, .NET, J2EE
Ken Birman, Krzysztof Ostrowski, "Live Distributed Objects: Enabling the Active Web", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.11, no. 6, pp. 72-78, November/December 2007, doi:10.1109/MIC.2007.131