Data Centers

Current Research Trends in Internet Servers

Date Added: Jan 2010
Format: PDF

The paper "Scalable Internet Servers: Issues and Challenges" published in PAWS-2000 proceedings identified eleven different areas in Internet Servers that require significant research efforts. The main motivation was to spur more interest and research into the Internet server. In this paper the authors add to this list by mentioning a number of research issues on the two new topics encompassed by PAWS-2001, namely peer to peer computing and wireless Internet access. On the former topic, the authors also describe some of the recent work. This paper also revisits some of the issues mentioned in and briefly describes some of the work that the authors have accomplished in these areas.