Ozone (Object Zones)
University of Colorado Arcadia Project.
- Brief description:
Ozone is a scalable, heterogeneous monicker system for
It is a scheme and mechanism
for representing references to any exported object
in a distributed environment.
The term ``Monicker'' comes from Microsoft's OLE2 specification
and Ozone monickers are compatible with the OLE2 Monicker
- Location transparency.
- Scalability vis-a-vis large numbers of objects.
- Multi-language heterogeneity.
- (Limited) support for dynamic reconfiguration.
- Evaluation against applicable general dimensions:
- Availability: commercial/licensed/public domain
None; it can be made available via anonymous FTP.
- Degree of support/maturity/testing/usage:
An alpha version using ONC RPC is available on request.
An OSF DCE version is under development.
Speed is comparable with Sun's ONC RPC/XDR.
- Computing platforms:
It is known to work on Sparcs running Solaris 1.
Required Support Systems: Sun's ONC RPC/XDR.
- Language compatibilities:
It is written in C++.
- Source and binary: 15 MB
- Openness/integrability/source availability:
Source is freely available.
Developed by the ARPA sponsored Arcadia project.
- Contact person(s)
Computer Science Dept.
University of Colorado
Boulder, CO 80309-0430
(303) 492-2844 - fax
- Pointers to literature, demos, etc.:
The Arcadia Project
Last modified: Wed Nov 30 14:45:10 1994