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Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks

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Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks. / Davies, Nigel; Raverdy, Pierre-Guillaume.

Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop: beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2000. p. 165-170 (EW 9).

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Davies, N & Raverdy, P-G 2000, Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks. in Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop: beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system. EW 9, ACM, New York, NY, USA, pp. 165-170. https://doi.org/10.1145/566726.566761

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Davies, N., & Raverdy, P-G. (2000). Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks. In Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop: beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system (pp. 165-170). (EW 9). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/566726.566761

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Davies N, Raverdy P-G. Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks. In Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop: beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system. New York, NY, USA: ACM. 2000. p. 165-170. (EW 9). https://doi.org/10.1145/566726.566761

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Davies, Nigel ; Raverdy, Pierre-Guillaume. / Position paper: the role of platforms and operating systems in supporting home networks. Proceedings of the 9th workshop on ACM SIGOPS European workshop: beyond the PC: new challenges for the operating system. New York, NY, USA : ACM, 2000. pp. 165-170 (EW 9).

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