Web Caching and Replication -- Research Issues

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Author Joseph Touch 
Last updated 1999-04-06
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This document summarizes open research issues in the support distributed caching and replication of web objects. The potential solutions and mechanisms described are preliminary. This document does not endorse the suitability of these mechanisms for use in the Internet, or in private networks. This document focuses on the research issues, and mentions candidate solutions only in the context of these issues.


Joseph Touch (touch@isi.edu)

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