October 23, 2001
Introducing HP's "CoolBase" platform
Author: JT Smith
Anonymous Reader writes, "In this white paper at LinuxDevices.com, Hewlett-Packard Labs researcher Wesley Chan provides an overview of the innovative R&D activities taking place within HP's 'Cooltown' program. Chan defines the initiative's philosophy and goals, describes several key open source software and hardware components that have been developed, and explains how developers and companies can join in creating the Cooltown vision of a world in which 'humans are mobile, devices and services are federated and context-aware, and everything has a web presence.'"