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—As Cloud computing emerges as a dominant paradigm in distributed systems, it is important to fully understand the underlying technologies that make Clouds possible. One technology, and perhaps the most important, is virtualization. Recently virtualization, through the use of hypervisors, has become widely used and well understood by many. However, there(More)
I received this book unsolicited in the mail from Dr. Brown. I had not heard of Jim, his firm, or the book before I opened the package. What a pleasant surprise. I say Jim, not because we have met, but because that's his signature on email for our requests of him to speak at our PMI Symposium in 2009. We could not work out the details, but next year I hope(More)
—As Cloud computing emerges as the dominant paradigm in distributed systems, it's important to fully understand the underlying technologies that make clouds possible. One technology, and perhaps the most important, is virtualization. Recently virtualization through the use of hypervisors has become widespread and well understood by many. However, there are(More)
1. INTRODUCTION An emerging research focus in global change studies is the identification, quantification, and communication of uncertainty. Uncertainty is a particular concern for integrated assessments, including those involving the impact of climate, as the uncertainty associated with each component of an assessment can propagate through the assessment(More)
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