Issue No. 10 - October (2009 vol. 42)
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David Alan Grier , George Washington University
Like many of the accomplishments of software engineering, connecting the grid to a virtual machine is a way of hiding information, of allowing programmers to focus on the task they want to complete and ignore details beyond that task.
Computers and society, Computing profession, Grid computing
D. A. Grier, "The Marketplace of Ideas," in Computer, vol. 42, no. , pp. 8-11, 2009.