Globule: A Collaborative Content Delivery Network

G.E.O. Pierre, M.R. van Steen

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We present Globule, a collaborative content delivery network developed by our research group. Globule is composed of Web servers that cooperate across a wide area network to provide performance and availability guarantees to the sites they host. We discuss the issues involved in developing and setting up a large-scale collaborative CDN and provide solutions for many of its unique problems. © 2006 IEEE.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)127-133
JournalIEEE Communications Magazine
Issue number8
Publication statusPublished - 2006

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