Book Chapter Out: The Participatory Cultures Handbook

Amazon.com: The Participatory Cultures Handbook (9780415506090): Aaron Delwiche, Jennifer Jacobs Henderson: Books.

I  co-authored (with Sarah Pearce) a chapter in this book focusing on the culture of particle physicist at CERN as they developed the world’s largest Grid Computing infrastructure for the LHC. The chapter considers the different collaborative and management practices involved in such a large endeavour and offers lessons for others building information infrastructure in a global collaboration.

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Cloud Computing Presentation at GridPP Collaboration Meeting

Yesterday I gave an introductory presentation on Cloud Computing from a business perspective to a Grid meeting at Royal Holloway University. The slides are available on the GridPP website here: http://www.gridpp.ac.uk/gridpp24/CloudComputingGridPP24.ppt