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The redundant data distribution of an array showing that a node failure will leave at least one copy of the data available for continued execution. This is the basic idea that enables the approach, which can be used in many science domains.
Cloud Drive could signal a change in the way music is delivered.
The firm's free video format is set to be baked into phones and other gadgets.
Far-sighted data policy and cloud computing are leading to the “democratization of satellite mapping,” one expert says — and the payoff will be wider access to information about the earth via platforms such as the new Google Earth Engine, a planetary-scale platform for environmental data and analysis.
El proyecto que mide el retorno de la inversión en RFID ha llegado a su ecuador. Los primeros resultados parecen prometedores, pero la plena implementación está todavía por llegar.
What do you get when you mix compute clouds and electroencephalograms (EEG) together? Ask Kathleen Ericson a PhD candidate in the Department of Computer Science at Colorado State University, who in a paper coauthored with Professors Shrideep Pallickara and Charles Anderson has explored some of these possibilities . This paper was awarded the Best Student Paper award at the IEEE Conference on Cloud Computing Technology & Science in December 2010.
Autonomous cars on our streets driving better than we do. Intelligent wallpaper in our houses measuring temperature, moisture and vibration. Smart dust scattered in our hospitals tracking patients or detecting toxins.
El Consorcio Asturiano de Servicios Tecnológicos (CAST), constituido por el Principado de Asturias y los Concejos asturianos de menos de 20.000 habitantes, ha abordado un programa para implantar una plataforma conjunta de portales corporativos en 60 ayuntamientos de la región. La tecnología que subyace en este proyecto es la de la empresa de código abierto Liferay.
New features could make a Web tool that has helped track events in Japan and the Middle East even more useful.
What's Mine Is Virtually Yours: Collaboration Between Mobile Phone Users Can Speed Up Communications
(PhysOrg.com) -- With the threat of Botnets increasing, researchers in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Texas A&M University have devised a new method to detect their activity.
Websockets lets the Web handle complex communications in real time.
The latest generation of 3D technology has seen mixed success at the cinema, and 3D TVs are yet to establish themselves in the living room. Perhaps the true home of 3D is on mobile devices, where you don't even need special glasses. New Scientist takes a look at the future of 3D on the move.