Master reference : http://cs.usc.edu/vdMInput.htm
Additional reference is found at http://www.research.ibm.com/autonomic/manifesto/
(download the .pdf file "Manifesto" at the bottom of the page).
Three questions: (pick one and answer it in a one-page essay that you will hand in to the TA Sheng Shi next monday after the lecture, at noon in class):
Please be sure to include your 2-digit class ID # on your essay.
1) What is the scope and purpose of organic computing?
2) What could be a possible collaborative project to get organic computing started?
3) For what reasons will organic computing never prevail over the classical
programming style? (Answer this if you happen to be a doubter.)