Peer-to-Peer Computing: Building Supercomputers with Web Technologies

Peer-to-Peer Computing: Building Supercomputers with Web Technologies

by Alfred Wai-Sing Loo


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846283819
Publisher: Springer London
Publication date: 12/18/2006
Series: Computer Communications and Networks
Edition description: 2007
Pages: 268
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

About the Author

The author is a lecturer at Lingnan University in Hong Kong and also has the following accreditations.
BSc, MSc, PhD.

Chartered Engineer, United Kingdom.

Chartered Mathematician, United Kingdom.

Chartered Information Technology Professional, United Kingdom.

He has been a member of the Scientific Committee of the International Conference on Distributed Computing and Applications to Business, Engineering and Science in 2001, 2002 and 2004. They are planning to hold the next conference in London in late 2005 or early 2006.

Table of Contents

Overview of P2P Systems.- File Sharing P2P Systems.- The Need for More Powerful Computers.- Problems and Solutions.- Web Sever and Related Technologies.- Introduction to Servlets.- Java Network Programming.- Testing and Enhancements of Servlets.- Power Server: Model 1.- Power Server: Model 2.- Power Server: Model 3.- Power Server: Model 4.- Wireless P2P Systems.- Implementation of Wireless P2P Systems.- Computer Architecture.- Distributed and Parallel Algorithms.- Infrastructure and Future Developments.- Appendix 1: Data Sharing P2P Algorithm.- Appendix 2: Useful Resources.

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