Grid and Cloud Database Management by: Sandro Fiore, Giovanni Aloisio
Springer. (2011) | ISBN: 3642200443 | 538 pages | PDF | 10 MB
Since the 1990s Grid Computing has emerged as a paradigm for accessing and managing distributed, heterogeneous and geographically spread resources, promising that we will be able to access computer power as easily as we can access the electric power grid. Later on, Cloud Computing brought the promise of providing easy and inexpensive access to remote hardware and storage resources.