Web Services and the Search for Really Big Prime Numbers

The information and code developed at this site is based aroudn ideas presented in the an article on OnJava called Web Services and the Search for Really Big Prime Numbers

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Mersenne Numbers Tutorial

This tutorial is make up of three sections but basically we will be using a little maths, a bit of UML and some Web Services to examine a mathematical problem of prime big prime numbers and seeing how Web Services approaches this issue. The three section are

  1. The maths and the modelling behind this problem
  2. Understanding the server side architechure

The site uses MathML and in order to view these pages correctly you will need either:

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Last updated August 30, 2002. Send feedback, comments and criticism to Eoin Lane.
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