, Volume 48, Issue 3, pp 206–209 | Cite as


  • Dirk Neumann
  • Carsten Holtmann
  • Carsten Orwat
WI — Schlagwort


Beside the many technological issues related to Grid infrastructures organisational and regulation related aspects of Grids are becoming increasingly important. The term ‘grid economics’ summarises all research activities devoted to questions of the production, allocation and consumption of grid-based computer resources.


Grid-Economics Grid-Computing Resource Allocation Institutional Economics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dirk Neumann
    • 1
  • Carsten Holtmann
    • 2
  • Carsten Orwat
    • 3
  1. 1.Abt. Informationswirtschaft und-managementUniversität Karlsruhe (TH)KarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Abt.Information Process Engineering (IPE)FZI Forschungszentrum InformatikKarlsruheGermany
  3. 3.Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe (FZK)Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (I-TAS)KarlsruheGermany

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