Weaving computational grids: how analogous are they with electrical grids?

@article{Chetty2002WeavingCG,
  title={Weaving computational grids: how analogous are they with electrical grids?},
  author={Madhu Chetty and Rajkumar Buyya},
  journal={Computing in Science and Engineering},
  year={2002},
  volume={4},
  pages={61-71}
}
F ollowing Alessandro Volta's invention of the electrical battery in 1800, Thomas Edison paved the way for elec-tricity's widespread use by inventing the electric bulb. Figure 1 shows Volta demonstrating the battery for Napoleon I in 1801 at the French National Institute, Paris. Whether or not Volta envisioned it, his invention evolved into a worldwide electrical power grid that provides dependable, consistent, and pervasive access to utility power and has become an integral part of modern… CONTINUE READING
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