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Issue No. 05 - May (vol. 39)
ISSN: 0018-9162

Article Summaries (HTML)

pp. 4

Letters (HTML)

pp. 6-7
Celebrating the Past

A Winter of Hope and a Spring of Despair (Abstract)

David Alan Grier , The George Washington University
pp. 8-10

32 & 16 Years Ago (HTML)

pp. 11-12

News Brief (HTML)

pp. 20-22
Computing Practices

Web Services Interoperability Specifications (Abstract)

Hamid R. Motahari Nezhad , University of New South Wales
Fabio Casati , Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
Farouk Toumani , LIMOS-ISIMA, France
Boualem Benatallah , University of New South Wales
pp. 24-32
Cover Features

The Problem with Threads (Abstract)

Edward A. Lee , University of California, Berkeley
pp. 33-42

Can We Make Operating Systems Reliable and Secure? (Abstract)

Andrew S. Tanenbaum , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Jorrit N. Herder , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
Herbert Bos , Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam
pp. 44-51
Research Features

Achieving Scalability in Real-Time Systems (Abstract)

Giorgio Buttazzo , Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa
pp. 54-59

Fault Evaluation for Security-Critical Communications Devices (Abstract)

Luke Wildman , The University of Queensland
Colin Fidge , Queensland University of Technology
Andrew Rae , Invensys Rail Systems Australia
pp. 61-68
Membership News

Call and Calendar (HTML)

pp. 74-76

Bookshelf (HTML)

pp. 77

Career Opportunities (PDF)

pp. 78-82
Series: Broadening Participation in Computing

Debunking the Nerd Stereotype with Pair Programming (Abstract)

Laurie Williams , North Carolina State University
pp. 83-85
IT Systems Perspectives

Assessing the Health of Open Source Communities (Abstract)

James Howison , Syracuse University
Kevin Crowston , Syracuse University
pp. 89-91
Embedded Computing
Web Technologies
The Profession

Our Profession Needs a Reminder (HTML)

Veljko Milutinovic , University of Belgrade
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