Grid and Applications (Industrial Session)

  title={Grid and Applications (Industrial Session)},
  author={Frank Leymann},
In a nutshell, Grid technology is about virtualizing resources, and Web Service technology is about virtualizing components. When taking a closer look at the underpinnings of both technologies, many areas of potential synergies can be identified. Some of these areas are pointed out by Ian Foster: He sketches the Open Grid Services Architecture (OGSA), which… CONTINUE READING