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Events & Activities

Stephen Olson at Chinese Development Institute Conference

 

 Clyde Prestowitz giving presentation to CDI...

 

Steve Olson teaching trade negotiations at the Mekong Institute...

 

Stephen Olson to speak at upcoming workshop organized by the International Institute for Trade and Development on 

"Economics of GMS Agricultural trade in goods and services towards the world market"

Chiangmai, Thailand Sep 8-12.

Grid Computing

The Impact of Grid Computing - The Results of the ESI Grid Study

* COLLABORATION USING GRIDS CAN LEVERAGE THE BENEFITS OF COMPUTE POWER AND USE EXCESS COMPUTE CAPACITY THAT IS AVAILABLE NOW. MOST CXOS ARE NOT AWARE OF THIS CHANGE. RFID HAS GOTTEN MORE PRESS THAN GRIDS.

* GRIDS CREATE THE POTENTIAL FOR NEW BUSINESS MODELS. THEY WILL FACILITATE SMALLER AND MEDIUM SIZED FIRMS WORKING EFFECTIVELY WITH LARGER FIRMS. LARGE EFFICIENCY GAINS WILL MAKE EARLY ADOPTER FIRMS MORE DYNAMIC THAN OTHER FIRMS IN THE ECONOMY.

* THE US IS FALLING BEHIND EUROPE AND JAPAN IN PROMOTING GRID TECHNOLOGIES AND WEB SERVICES. WITHOUT A REAL EFFORT TO ADDRESS THE “GRID GAP,” THE US MIGHT FALL FURTHER BEHIND. UPGRADED INFRASTRUCTURE IS A MAJOR NEED.

* GRIDS WILL TRANSFORM COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS. THEY WILL RESULT IN MUCH GREATER SPENDING ON BROADBAND ACCESS BY MOST EARLY ADOPTER INDUSTRIES.

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