Grid computing/Extreme Transaction Processing (XTP)
Grid computing and XTP are the new integration technologies, which are likely to become increasingly popular over the next few years.
- Grid computing: An infrastructure for the integrated, collaborative use of resources. Grids can be broken down into Data Grids, In-Memory Data Grids, Domain Entity Grids, and Domain Object Grids on the basis of their primary functionality, and are used in a wide range of applications.
- XTP: This is a distributed storage architecture, which allows for parallel application access. It is designed for distributed access to large, and very large, volumes of data.
Grid computing is the term used to describe all the methods that combine the computing power of ...