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   Study Reliability And Reporting Limitations.....I-1  
   Disclaimers .....I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level .....I-2
  
   Quantitative Techniques & Analytics .....I-3
Product Definitions And Scope of Study .....I-3
Grid Computing.....I-3
Government.....I-3
Academic .....I-3
  
   Manufacturing.....I-4
Financial Services .....I-4
Other End-Uses .....I-4
Utilities.....I-4
Grid Computing in Life Sciences.....I-4
  
   The Era of Grid Computing.....II-1
Market Scan.....II-1
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   Grid Computing Holds Incredible Potential.....II-2
US Leads from Front.....II-2
Asia-Pacific Market Driving Future Growth.....II-2
Manufacturing End-Use Losing Ground.....II-2
Grid Computing Rapidly Foraying into Corporate Domain.....II-2
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   Raising the Ante with Grid Computing.....II-3
Grids to become De Facto Server Infrastructure.....II-3
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   Grid Computing – Widening its Scope.....II-41$100
   Grid Computing in Core Domains.....II-5
Research Collaboration.....II-5
Design Collaboration.....II-5
In-Depth Analytics and Large-Scale Analysis.....II-5
Engineering Design.....II-5
IT Optimization.....II-5
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   Grid Computing – The Future of Information Technology.....II-6
Virtual Organizations to Play Pivotal Role in Grid Collaboration.....II-6
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   Grid Vendors Seek Partners.....II-7
VARs Changing Gears to Capitalize on Robust Growth in Grid Computing.....II-7
IT Vendors Unleash New Products to Push Grid Technology.....II-7
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   Grid Computing Gaining Importance in Enterprise IT Domain.....II-8
Investment Banks Riding High with Grid Computing.....II-8
Grid Computing Grappling with New Challenges.....II-8
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   Potential Snags for Grid Computing.....II-9
Major Issues in Grid Computing.....II-9
Load Balancing.....II-9
Scalability.....II-9
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   Quality of Service.....II-10
Resource Management.....II-10
Economic Model.....II-10
Motivation to Join the Grid.....II-10
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   Grid.....II-11
Grid Computing.....II-11
Prerequisites for Grid Computing.....II-11
Functions of Grid Computing.....II-11
Using Company Resources.....II-11
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   Using Non-Company Resources.....II-12
Grid Architecture.....II-12
Domain-Ready Architecture.....II-12
Domain Independent Grid Computing Architecture.....II-12
N-Tier Architecture.....II-12
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   Types of Grid.....II-13
Traditional Grids.....II-13
Modern Grids.....II-13
Computational Grid.....II-13
Data Grid.....II-13
Scavenging Grid.....II-13
Peer to Peer.....II-13
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   Classification of Grid Computing.....II-14
Grid Segments by Organizational Structure.....II-14
Departmental Grids.....II-14
Enterprise Grids.....II-14
Extraprise Grids.....II-14
Global Grids.....II-14
Grid Segments by Application.....II-14
Similarity to Power Grid.....II-14
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   Advantages of Grid Computing.....II-15
Other side of the Coin.....II-15
Grid Security.....II-15
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   Importance of Grid Storage.....II-16
Grid Software Components.....II-16
Management Components.....II-16
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   Donor Software.....II-17
Submission Software.....II-17
Distributed Grid Management.....II-17
Schedulers.....II-17
Communications.....II-17
Observation, Management and Measurement.....II-17
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   Advantages of Purchasing Grid Computing Software.....II-18
Grid Standards.....II-18
Globus.....II-18
Global Grid Forum.....II-18
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   The Open Grid Services Infrastructure (OGSI).....II-19
The Open Grid Services Architecture (OGSA).....II-19
The Distributed Resource Management Application API (DRMAA).....II-19
Globus Resource Allocation Manager.....II-19
Monitoring and Discovery Service.....II-19
Grid Security Infrastructure.....II-19
GridFTP.....II-19
Enterprise Grid Alliance.....II-19
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   Evolution of Grid Computing.....II-20
Internet Globalizes Distributed Computing.....II-20
Types of Computing Technologies.....II-20
Core Grid Computing Technology.....II-20
Distributed Computing Technology.....II-20
Parallel Computing Technology.....II-20
Enterprise Data Fabric (EDF) Approach.....II-20
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   Oracle Grid Index.....II-21
A Well Balanced Race.....II-21
Table 1: Global Grid Computing Implementation Performance (2006-2005): By Geographic
  Region - US, Japan, Europe and Asia-Pacific (includes corresponding
    Graph/Chart).....II-21
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   Table 2: Global Grid Computing Implementation Performance (2006-2005): By Parameter -
  Adoption Lifecycle, Knowledge & Interest and Foundation Readiness (includes
    corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-22
Major Projects.....II-22
SETI@home.....II-22
Frontier.....II-22
TeraGrid.....II-22
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   World Community Grid.....II-23
The European DataGrid (EDG).....II-23
North West (NW) Grid.....II-23
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   The Grid.org Cancer Project.....II-24
A Grid System to Predict Storm Surge – In The Making.....II-24
Other Grids Computing Projects.....II-24
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   Grids under Integrated Grid Systems Category.....II-25
Grids under User-Level Middleware Environments Category.....II-25
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   Grids under Core Middleware Category.....II-26
Grids under Applications and Application- Driven Grid Efforts Category.....II-26
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   Grid Computing in Financial Services.....II-27
Grid Computing Transforms IT Infrastructure.....II-27
Grid Computing Forays into New Application Horizons.....II-27
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   Financial Services Players Ideally Placed to Leverage Grid Computing.....II-28
Capital Markets.....II-28
Retail Banking.....II-28
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   Insurance.....II-29
Infrastructure.....II-29
Grid Computing in Government Institutions.....II-29
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   Grid Computing in Education.....II-30
Grid Computing in Utilities Sector.....II-30
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   Grid Computing in Petroleum Industry.....II-31
Grid Computing in Telecommunications.....II-31
Grid Computing Provides the Required Impetus.....II-31
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   Billing Systems.....II-32
Revenue Assurance.....II-32
Business Intelligence/Analytics.....II-32
Product Development.....II-32
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   Implementing Service-Oriented Architectures.....II-33
Core Grid Growth Drivers in Telecommunication Sector.....II-33
Opportunities Abound for Telecommunication Providers.....II-33
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   Earthquake Engineering Simulation - NEESGrid.....II-34
Grid Computing in Life Sciences.....II-34
Grid Computing Rises Ahead of IT Community.....II-34
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   Grid Computing - A Highly Competitive Industry.....II-36
Major Grid Computing Solutions of Key Players.....II-36
IBM – A Key Tier I Grid Computing Player.....II-36
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   Grid Solutions of IBM and IBM Partners.....II-37
HP Dominates High-Performance Computing Market.....II-37
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   Grid Solutions of HP and HP Partners.....II-38
Sun Microsystems Banking on Sun Grid Compute.....II-38
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   Grid Solutions of Sun Microsystems and Sun Microsystems Partners.....II-39
Vendor Strategies.....II-39
Oracle Garners Impressive Growth in Japan and Asia-Pacific.....II-39
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   IBM Unveils New Grid Computing System for Life Insurance.....II-41
Gridbus Project and GRIDS Lab Jointly Launch GridSim Toolkit 4.0.....II-41
Aspeed Software Releases Accellerant 3.5.....II-41
Crosswalk Releases iGrid Intelligent Storage System.....II-41
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   Sun Microsystems Releases Grid Compute Utility.....II-42
New Grid Computer for Climate Prediction II-42 Microsoft Launches Compute Cluster Server
  2003.....II-42
IBM and Bycast Offers Grid Medical Archive Solution.....II-42
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   Oracle and IDS Launches g-MAP Programme.....II-43
Platform Computing Launches Platform Rocks Standard Edition.....II-43
Oracle Unveils Application Server 10g Release 3.....II-43
IBM Introduces a Starter Pack, ‘Grid and Grow’.....II-43
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   Absoft Introduces New Software Developers Kit.....II-44
Cisco Launches Server Fabric Switch and Cisco VFrame 3.0.....II-44
Cluster Resources Launches Moab Grid Suite 4.5.....II-44
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   CSC Introduces Results Driven Computing Grid.....II-451$100
   Digipede Technologies Unveils Digipede Framework Software Development Kit.....II-46
Oracle Launches Oracle Database Lite 10g.....II-46
Sun Microsystems Introduces Two New Grid Storage Services.....II-46
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   HP Launches HP Flexible Computing Services.....II-47
Voltaire Launches Industry’s Most Powerful and Fastest Switching Solutions.....II-47
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   F5 Partners with Oracle to Release New Management Plug-in.....II-48
SAS Releases New Automated Grid Computing Capability for Enterprise Software.....II-48
DataSynapse Launches FabricServer Infrastructure Software.....II-48
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   WVHTC Foundation Introduces Global Grid Exchange.....II-49
Enterprise Grid Alliance Introduces Reference Model for Grid Computing.....II-49
Wolfram Research Launches Mathematica Personal Grid Edition.....II-49
LCG Launches New Grid Software, LCG-2_2_0.....II-49
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   EU DataGrid Launches OptorSim Version 1.0.....II-50
WestGrid and Lumerical Jointly Launch Electromagnetic Simulation Software.....II-50
Oracle Launches Database 10g Software.....II-50
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   Sun Microsystems Acquires Aduva.....II-51
Global Grid Forum and Enterprise Grid Alliance Announce Merger.....II-51
DataSynapse Partners with Informatica Corporation .....II-51
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   EMC and Acxiom Form Partnership to Develop Grid-Based Systems.....II-52
DataSynapse Partners with SAS for Grid Computing .....II-52
Platform Computing Inks Partnership Agreement with immixTechnology .....II-52
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   ClearCube and DataSynapse Enter into Collaborative Agreement.....II-53
Hewlett-Packard and China Develop ChinaGrid .....II-53
Fujitsu Limited Develops Grid System Jointly with France Telecom.....II-53
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   IBM Widens Business Partner Ecosystem.....II-54
Platform Computing Bags Common Criteria Certification.....II-54
EGA Releases Two New Specifications.....II-54
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   United Devices Acquires GridXpert.....II-55
IBM Joins Hands with Universities to Set Up LA Grid.....II-55
IBM Ties Up with University of Pennsylvania.....II-55
MySQL and RedHat Partner to Focus on the Grid Market.....II-55
Distributed Management Forms Partnership with Enterprise Grid Alliance.....II-55
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   Four Computing Industry Giants Join Hands to Form Global Consortium.....II-56
Satyam Ties up with MTA SZTAKI.....II-56
Hiroshima University Collaborates with Mazda Motor Corp and Fujitsu Limited.....II-56
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   Enigmatec Partners With Sun to Provide Policy-Based Provisioning.....II-57
DataSynapse Teams up with Telefónica Soluciones.....II-57
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   IBM Teams Up with Univa to Offer Grid Infrastructure Software.....II-58
DataSynapse Partners with TCS.....II-58
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   Platform Computing Partners with Murex.....II-59
PSA Peugeot Citroën Opts for Platform Computing.....II-59
Satyam Signs Pact with Melbourne University for Grid Computing.....II-59
IBM Signs an Agreement with Univa.....II-59
Altair Engineering Inks Agreements with IBM.....II-59
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   PathScale Enters into Agreement with Voltaire.....II-60
Virtual Compute Corporation Signs Pact with Sun Microsystems.....II-60
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   BNP Paribas Arbitrage Signs Contract with Platform Computing.....II-61
Virtual Compute Extends Agreement with Sun Microsystems.....II-61
GridIron Software Accords with Microsoft.....II-61
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   TXU and CURRENT Enter Agreement to Develop Smart Grid.....II-62
Platform Computing Integrates Grid Technology Platform with Microsoft and IBM.....II-62
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   United Devices' Grid MP Tested on HP Clusters.....II-63
HP Joins LHC Computing Grid- 2 at CERN.....II-63
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   CERN Deploys the Largest Campus Network in Europe.....II-64
Tokyo Tech Uses Voltaire’s Switching Solutions for its Supercomputer.....II-64
Oracle Opens Enterprise-g Center in Asia Pacific.....II-64
Paremus Forms Alliance with Sun Microsystems.....II-64
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   Linux Networx Forms an Alliance with Platform Computing.....II-65
Oracle and Sun Microsystems Join Together to Increase Awareness of Grid
  Computing.....II-65
Cray Extends Agreement for Using Altair’s Grid Computing Technology.....II-65
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   Sun Microsystems Awards Sun Grid Education Grant to Princeton University.....II-66
Univa Corp Commences Operations.....II-66
Technology Leaders Form EGA to Advance Usage of Grid Computing Solutions.....II-66
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   EGA Sets Up Regional Operations in EMEA.....II-67
Oracle Enlists as EGA Member.....II-67
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   Avarsys Joins Grid Computing Alliance as Value- Added Reseller.....II-68
HP, University of Calgary, and Alberta Government Form Research Center.....II-68
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   Absoft Corporation (USA).....II-69
Cisco Systems Inc. (USA).....II-69
Topspin Communications, Inc. (USA).....II-69
Cluster Resources, Inc. (USA).....II-69
CA Inc. (USA).....II-69
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   Computer Sciences Corporation (USA).....II-70
DataSynapse, Inc (USA).....II-70
GridIron Software Inc. (Canada).....II-70
Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. (USA).....II-70
IBM Corporation (USA).....II-70
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   Intel Corporation (USA).....II-71
Linux Networx (USA).....II-71
Microsoft Corporation (USA).....II-71
NEC Corporation (Japan).....II-71
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   Oracle Corporation (USA).....II-72
Paremus Ltd. (UK).....II-72
Platform Computing Corporation (Canada).....II-72
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   SAS Institute Inc. (USA).....II-73
Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (India).....II-73
Silicon Graphics, Inc (USA).....II-73
SilverStorm Technologies (USA).....II-73
Sun Microsystems, Inc. (USA).....II-73
Tata Consultancy Services Limited (India).....II-73
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   United Devices, Inc. (USA).....II-74
Voltaire (USA).....II-74
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   Table 3: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by Geographic
  Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets
    Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through
      2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-75
Table 4: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by Geographic Region – Percentage
  Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and
    Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart).....II-75
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   Table 5: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Grid Computing in
  Government by Geographic Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and
    Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million
      for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-76
Table 6: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing in Government by Geographic Region –
  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
    Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart).....II-76
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   Table 7: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Grid Computing in
  Academic by Geographic Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and
    Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million
      for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-77
Table 8: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing in Academic by Geographic Region –
  Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
    Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding
      Graph/Chart).....II-77
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   Table 9: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Grid Computing in
  Manufacturing by Geographic Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan)
    and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-78
Table 10: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing in Manufacturing by Geographic
  Region – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
    (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes
      corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-78
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   Table 11: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Grid Computing in
  Financial Services by Geographic Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
    Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-79
Table 12: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing in Financial Services by
  Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe,
    Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010
      (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-79
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   Table 13: World Recent Past, Current & Future Market Analysis for Grid Computing in
  Other End-Use Segments by Geographic Region – US, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
    Japan) and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$
      Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-80
Table 14: World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing in Other End-Use Segments by
  Geographic Region – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for US, Japan, Europe,
    Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan) and Rest of World Markets for Years 2002, 2006 & 2010
      (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....II-80
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   A. Market Analysis.....III-1
Current and Future Analysis.....III-1
Grid Activity in North Carolina.....III-1
Grid Computing Generates New Jobs.....III-1
Grids Spur Economic Growth.....III-1
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   Product Launches.....III-28$450
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-1011$525
   Focus on Select Players.....III-21
Absoft Corporation.....III-21
Cisco Systems Inc......III-21
Topspin Communications, Inc......III-21
Cluster Resources, Inc......III-21
Computer Sciences Corporation.....III-21
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   DataSynapse, Inc.....III-22
Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P......III-22
IBM Corporation.....III-22
Intel Corporation.....III-22
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   Linux Networx.....III-23
Microsoft Corporation.....III-23
Oracle Corporation.....III-23
SAS Institute Inc......III-23
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   Silicon Graphics, Inc.....III-24
SilverStorm Technologies.....III-24
Sun Microsystems, Inc......III-24
United Devices, Inc......III-24
Voltaire.....III-24
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   B. Market Analytics.....III-25
Table 15: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25

Table 16: US 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets for 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-25
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   A. Market Analysis.....III-26
Current and Future Analysis.....III-26
Japan – A Potential Grid Computing Market.....III-26
Japanese Grid Efforts.....III-26
NEC Corporation – A Key Japanese Player.....III-26
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   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-271$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-28
Table 17: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-28

Table 18: Japanese 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets for 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-28
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   A. Market Analysis.....III-29
Current and Future Analysis.....III-29
Changing Face of Grid Computing.....III-29
Birth of A New Grid Computer.....III-29
European Grid Projects.....III-29
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   European Grid Efforts.....III-30
European Oracle Grid Index Perspective.....III-30
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   Table 19: European Grid Computing Implementation Performance (2006-2005): By Parameter - Adoption Lifecycle, Knowledge & Interest and Foundation Readiness (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31
Nordics and Germany Lead Grid Index.....III-31
Table 20: European Grid Computing Implementation Performance (2006-2005): By Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain and Nordics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-31
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   Paremus Ltd – A Major UK Player.....III-32
Product Launches.....III-32
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   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-332$150
   B. Market Analytics.....III-35
Table 21: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35

Table 22: European 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets for 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-35
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   A. Market Analysis.....III-36
Current and Future Analysis.....III-36
Asia-Pacific Oracle Grid Index Perspective.....III-36
Table 23: Asia-Pacific Grid Computing Implementation Performance (2006-2005): By Geographic Region - Australia/New Zealand , China, India, Korea and South East Asia (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-36
India Witnesses Robust Growth in Grid Computing.....III-36
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   Australian Grid Projects.....III-37
Australian Grid Efforts.....III-37
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   Product Launches.....III-381$75
   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-391$75
   Focus on Select Players.....III-40
Satyam Computer Services Ltd. (India).....III-40
Tata Consultancy Services Limited (India).....III-40
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   B. Market Analytics.....III-41
Table 24: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41

Table 25: Asia-Pacific 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets for 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-41
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   A. Market Analysis.....III-42
Current and Future Analysis.....III-42
Canada’s GridX1 to Support ATLAS.....III-42
Adoption of Linux Operating System Marks A Niche for Grid Computing.....III-42
Product Launches.....III-42
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   Strategic Corporate Developments.....III-432$150
   Focus on Select Players.....III-45
Gridiron Software Inc. (Canada).....III-45
Platform Computing Corporation (Canada).....III-45
1$75
   B. Market Analytics.....III-46
Table 26: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in US$ Million for Years 2002 through 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart).....III-46

Table 27: Rest of World 8-Year Perspective for Grid Computing by End-Use Segment – Percentage Breakdown of Dollar Sales for Government, Academic, Manufacturing, Financial Services and Other End-Use Segment Markets for 2002, 2006 & 2010 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) .....III-46
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