Issue No. 06 - November/December (2007 vol. 11)
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Krzysztof Ostrowski , Cornell University
Ken Birman , Cornell University
Danny Dolev , Hebrew University
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
K. Birman, D. Dolev and K. Ostrowski, "Live Distributed Objects: Enabling the Active Web," in IEEE Internet Computing, vol. 11, no. , pp. 72-78, 2007.