The Emergence of Internet as a Powerful connectivity media is bridging the gap between a number of technologies leading to what is known as “Everything on IP”.
Cluster-based systems have become a platform of choice for mainstream computing.
A number of GRID project world-wide have been presented to explore computing trend!
Economic based approach to resource management is the way to go in the grid environment.
Both sequential and parallel applications run seamless on desktops, SMPs, Clusters, and the Grid without any change.
Grid: A Next Generation Internet ?