Building a Bridge between Distributed Systems Theory and Commercial Practice

  • Brian Whetten
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2584)


There is a significant chasm that exists between the distributed systems research community and the commercial marketplace. The call for papers for the FuDiCo conference summarized it beautifully.


Overlay Network Commercial Practice Message Delivery Content Distribution Network Commercial World 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brian Whetten
    • 1
  1. 1.Talarian CorporationTalarian

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