Ian Foster on recent changes in the grid community

  title={Ian Foster on recent changes in the grid community},
  author={Mark Baker},
  journal={IEEE Distributed Systems Online},
Foster is perhaps best known for his work as the originator, along with Carl Kesselman and Steve Tuecke, of the Globus Toolkit. This open source software provides a unifying framework for wide-area distributed computing; it consists of a number of components, including ones for security, resource management, communication, and data management. Foster and… CONTINUE READING