Issue No. 09 - September (2002 vol. 35)
<p>Researchers are exploring the world of distributed computing, in which users in various locations can work with the same set of geographically dispersed resources. These efforts haveled to such high-profile technologies as peer-to-peer (P2P), pervasive, and nomadic computing.</p>
S. J. Vaughan-Nichols, "Developing the Distributed-Computing OS," in Computer, vol. 35, no. , pp. 19-21, 2002.