Grid Technology for Maximizing Collaborative Decision Management and Support: Advancing Effective Virtual Organizations, 1st Edition

  • Nik Bessis
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  • ISBN-10: 1605663654
  • ISBN-13: 9781605663654
  • DDC: 658.4
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 336 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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Managers today are experiencing an increased focus on emergent collaborative technologies designed to enable virtual organization users to share resources and accomplish complex tasks better. "Grid Technology for Maximizing Collaborative Decision Management and Support: Advancing Effective Virtual Organizations" provides a state-of-the-art collection of opportunities and applicable practices of grid technology to sustain competitive advantage. Offering a collection of international research studies by leading experts, this book describes how grid technology can be applied to serve the purpose within interconnected organizations in an effective and efficient collaborative setting.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Grid Technology for Collaborative Decision Management and Support.
2: Building Service-Oriented Grid Applications.
3: Sustainable and Interoperable E-Infrastructures for Research and Business.
4: Scenarios of Next Generation Grid Applications in Collaborative Environments: A Business-Technical Analysis.
5: Semantics-Based Process Support for Grid Applications.
6: Placement and Scheduling Over Grid Warehouses.
7: Leveraging Simulation Practice in Industry through Use of Desktop Grid Middleware.
8: Social Aspects in Grid Environments.
9: Trust, Virtual Teams, and Grid Technology.
10: The Socio-Technical Virtual Organisation.
11: Modelling Trust-Control Dynamics for Grid-Based Communities: A Shared Psychological Ownership Perspective.
12: Grid Services for Advancing Virtual Organizations.
13: Small World Architecture for Building Effective Virtual Organisations.
14: Runtime Service Discovery for Grid Applications.
15: Model Architecture for a User Tailored Data Push Service in Data Grids.
16: Using Grid Technology for Maximizing Collaborative Emergency Response Decision Making.
17: Unified Data Access/Query Over Integrated Data-Views for Decision Making in Geographic Information Systems.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.