The Grid: A New Infrastructure for 21st Century Science

TitleThe Grid: A New Infrastructure for 21st Century Science
Publication TypeReport
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsFoster, IT
Date Published02/2002
Other NumbersANL/MCS-P937-0202
Abstract

In this article, I review the technology trends that motivate the Grid, explain the types of resource sharing enabled by Grids and their significance for science, and identify key supporting technologies.

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