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Blog Archive for dhushon during November 2005

There is really a fantastic set of resources available in the Sun Developer Network (SDN). The Sun Grid Community makes active use of both the Java.NET and SDN forums to try and maintain a balance of church and state. I've been told that as part of a Beta program, access to SDN Developer Assistance is free, as in Beer (for a limited time), so please do sign-up and take advantage of this...
Sun Grid looks like a traditional IT stack, exposing common interfaces to enable developers and ISV's to target different abstraction layers: The core environment is made up of a "Resource Factory" (RF), a production plant that is optimized to produce power at appropriately consumable chunks (balancing the economics of operations/distribution against typically demanded performance units)....