Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 27th May 2010 16:04 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Microsoft Microsoft Research continues to evolve its Gazelle concept. "In this paper, we present ServiceOS, a platform that tightly integrates a multi-principal browsing architecture with the underlying OS. ServiceOS provides a centralized, fine-grained resource access control model, and uses recursive web-oriented algorithms for sharing system resources. ServiceOS also introduces new abstractions that allow a web service to explicitly allocate and manage resources for any helper services they embed (e.g., via iframes). A key challenge that ServiceOS solves is managing resources in the face of complex web service composition."
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RE[2]: Informative value
by Laurence on Fri 28th May 2010 12:01 UTC in reply to "RE: Informative value"
Laurence
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2007-03-26

Yeah, a lot of buzzwords and technobabble in that summary. Example:

"ServiceOS provides a centralized, fine-grained resource access control model, and uses recursive web-oriented algorithms for sharing system resources.


While all of that may be technically true, it's made to sound more revolutionary than it actually is. I prefer my technobabble in Star Trek form, thank you very much.
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Just for you:

ServiceOS is a positronic net control interface which uses temporal modulating comm's channels for sharing collective nodes.

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