In the field of eBusiness, more so than in any other field,
the line between economics and technology is blurred. An in-depth understanding
of the scientific foundations of both fields is of paramount importance if one
is to create a viable electronic marketplace.
Here are technical papers by Agorics' employees covering a
wide range of topics pertinent to this field. Some of these documents are in
.pdf format and will require
The Agorics, Inc., white paper on "Requirements for Secure Enterprise
Patents -- These
patents, authored by Agorics employees, are fundamental to the implementation
of secure ebusiness applications and secure Web servers.
GuardOS White Paper-- A short overview of GuardOS Secure OS,
Agorics' capability-based operating system.
Documentation -- These papers describe the design and implementation of the
KeyKOS System. Agorics licenses this technology as part of our GuardOS
Standards -- This document describes the formatting standards used for
Java code development at Agorics.
Auctions -- An overview of auction types and bidding
Agoric Papers -- a seminal work in the field of agoric computing, written
by Mark S. Miller, one of Agorics' founders, and K. Eric Drexler.
Silk Road -- a draft of a proposal for including low cost payment
transactions right into the communications protocol.
the Joule language embodies a new computational model for building distributed