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distributed systems

pl n
(Computer Science) two or more computers linked by telecommunication, each of which can perform independently
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These storage servers, combined with distributed system software, are designed to be a peer in the storage cluster or grid.
The company provides the only complete ESB (Enterprise Service Bus) and integration platform that meets the challenges of building, deploying and managing distributed systems.
Gene Austin, vice president and general manager, Enterprise Data Management, BMC Software, said, "As a leader in managing the DB2 environment, we are partnering closely with our customers as they migrate from version 7 and follow-on versions of DB2 for both mainframe and distributed systems."
Total mainframe revenues increased 23% and total distributed systems revenues increased 92% over the second quarter of fiscal 1999.
Just as encapsulation and inheritance were very necessary in the successful building of graphical user interface environments, modularity, extensibility and reuse, those bastions of OO programming, could be of great help in building distributed systems.
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One outcome of an action by the European Cooperation in Science and Technology, the book explores energy efficiency in large-scale distributed systems such as computational and data grids, data centers, clouds, and core and sensor networks.
IEEE Symposium on Reliable Distributed Systems (28th: 2009: Niagara Falls, NY)
Sysload solutions enable distributed systems such as applications, databases and operating systems to be monitored and optimised.
By incorporating IP and Windows standards, a KVM over IP system can enable administrators to expand their reach over distributed systems, improve security and reduce costs and downtime.

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