Steven M. Fisher

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The R-GMA (Relational Grid Monitoring Architecture) was developed within the EU DataGrid project, to bring the power of SQL to an information and monitoring system for the grid. It provides producer and consumer services to both publish and retrieve information from anywhere within a grid environment. Users within a Virtual Organization may define their own(More)
R-GMA is a relational implementation of the GGF's Grid Monitoring Architecture (GMA). In some respects it can be seen as a virtual database (VDB), supporting the publishing and retrieval of time-stamped tuples. The scope of an R-GMA installation is defined by its schema and registry. The schema holds the table definitions and, in future, the authorization(More)
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) provide the basis for measuring, valuing, and presenting financial information to investors and creditors. The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) promulgates GAAP through its Statements of Financial Accounting Standards (SFAS). To guide its thinking in the promulgation of SFAS, the FASB employs as(More)
This note is an early draft of what might become the Atlas Software Process. We hope to try it out within the OO group and modify it as necessary. This document exists both as html 1 and as postscript 2. The summary of deliverables is incomplete The appendix listing the rules for deliverables needs work. The glossary needs expanding. How do we evaluate(More)
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