E-GOVERNMENT AND GRID COMPUTING - Potentials and Challenges towards Citizen-Centric Services

Ivo J. Garcia dos Santos, Edmundo R. Mauro Madeira

Abstract

The demands for integrated and efficient public services have increased worldwide over the recent years, due mainly to the proliferation of the Information and Communication Technologies. In order to develop these new e-Government applications, many challenges are being faced, including higher interoperability claims, scalability and security issues. Grid computing can be considered an interesting middleware solution for supporting e-Government thanks to its high computation and massive storage capabilities added to its recent convergence towards service-orientation. This position paper intends to investigate the state of the art and the challenges concerning the use of Grid technologies as a support platform for Citizen-centric Services and Applications.

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J. Garcia dos Santos I. and R. Mauro Madeira E. (2007). E-GOVERNMENT AND GRID COMPUTING - Potentials and Challenges towards Citizen-Centric Services . In Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS, ISBN 978-972-8865-91-7, pages 144-148. DOI: 10.5220/0002419401440148


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@conference{iceis07,
author={Ivo J. Garcia dos Santos and Edmundo R. Mauro Madeira},
title={E-GOVERNMENT AND GRID COMPUTING - Potentials and Challenges towards Citizen-Centric Services},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS,},
year={2007},
pages={144-148},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002419401440148},
isbn={978-972-8865-91-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 4: ICEIS,
TI - E-GOVERNMENT AND GRID COMPUTING - Potentials and Challenges towards Citizen-Centric Services
SN - 978-972-8865-91-7
AU - J. Garcia dos Santos I.
AU - R. Mauro Madeira E.
PY - 2007
SP - 144
EP - 148
DO - 10.5220/0002419401440148