Volume One: Introduction
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This CD-ROM is the first
in a series of 3 volumes that provides a comprehensive multimedia
reference on an important distributed computing technology.
Volume 1 provides an overview of CORBA, suitable for those with
a casual interest as well as those who wish to develop a solid
foundation of the fundamentals for further exploration. In addition,
the CD-ROM presents some history and background on CORBA, the
organization that sponsors it and the architecture within which
A hypertext MAP provides single-click access to any slide within
Volume 1 presents CORBA within the context of the OMG's Object
A discussion of distributed computing architectures is presented,
along with an explanation of the decision making process which
led to the CORBA standard.
Static and dynamic approaches to distributed object communication
And the CORBA architecure is examined, one component at a time.
A discussion of CORBA from the perspective of a programming framework
introduces the core interfaces,
and the Interface Repository, as a prelude to the next three volumes
of the series.
Introduction to CORBA builds the foundation for the comprehensive
discussions that follow in the other Complete CORBA tutorial volumes.
With this CD-ROM, your desk is the ideal place to get started
learning this fundamentally important internet and distributed
In conjunction with Volume
2, Basic CORBA,
this CDROM makes it more convenient than ever to master the complexities
of developing distributed OO applications using CORBA.
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Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.
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