Special Issue IJASS 2004-2

Editorial of “ Multimedia Networking and Application Systems ”

Leonard Barolli, Timothy K. Shih and Jianhua Ma

Transactional Agent Model for Distributed Object Systems

Tomoya Enokido, Masashi Shiraishi and Makoto Takizawa

Performance Evaluation of Wavelength Assignment Methods for WDM Networks

Akio Koyama, Leonard Barolli, Yasutaka Okada, Noriyuki Kamibayashi and Norio Shiratori

Workflow Control Dependency Analysis and Its Implication on Distributed Workflow Systems

Kwang-Hoon Kim

A Remote Experiment System with Individual Guidance and Report Preparation Support Functions

Hiroyasu Mitsui and Hisao Koizumi

A Pure P2P Synchronous Collaborative System

Jianhua Ma, Leonard Barolli, Makoto Shizuka and Runhe Huang

Factor Analysis for Human Sensitivity in Digital Traditional Japanese Crafting System

Akihiro Miyakawa, Kaoru Sugita and Yoshitaka Shibata

Redundant Architecture in Cooperative Search Engine

Nobuyoshi Sato , Minoru Udagawa , Minoru Uehara ,Yoshifumi Sakai and Hideki Mori

Evaluation of Traffic Dispersion Methods for Synchronous Distributed Multimedia Data Transmission on Multiple Links for Group of Mobile Hosts

Yoshia Saito, Susumu Ishihara, Hiroshi Mineno, Tadanori Mizuno, and Takashi Watanabe

A Broadcast Type Hierarchical Group Communication Protocol

Kojiro Taguchi, Tomoya Enokido, Makoto Takizawa

The Architecture of DIVINE: An Object Database Server for Collaborative Virtual Environment

William Hak-Lim Wong, Joseph Kee-Yin Ng, Chun Hung Li