TITLE

The Grid is Going Mainstream Fast

AUTHOR(S)
Dumiak, Michael
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Bank Technology News;Jul2005, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of grid computing by several financial institutions in the U.S. Features of the grid network used by Ohio Savings Bank; Launch of a Deep Computing On-Demand grid by IBM which is for rent to financial companies; Decision of Goldman Sachs & Co. to use the software of DataSynapse for its global risk management operation.
ACCESSION #
17646544

 

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