— This article has been extrated from the online edition of the Business Daily Newspaper dated 28th April 2008. The link to this article is http://www.bdafrica.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=7243&Itemid=5847 — Grid computing, a new technology that has been on trial for the last seven years, poses a threat to the single desktop computing.
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