Grid computing — moving to a standardized platform

One of the problems with any computing technology is getting the different components to talk to each other. This is why we have standards. But how do we apply standards in Grid computing? What standards are available? And how much can you really …

One of the problems with any computing technology is getting the different components to talk to each other. This is why we have standards. But how do we apply standards in Grid computing? What standards are available? And how much can you really gain from using standard solutions in your grid applications? In this article, Martin C. Brown answers these questions and provides a history of where grids have come from and where grids should be going.Read the full article.