Distributed Operating Systems: Theory and Practice by Yakup PakerDistributed Operating Systems: Theory and Practice by Yakup Paker

Distributed Operating Systems: Theory and Practice

byYakup PakerEditorJean-Pierre Banatre, Muslim Bozyigit

Paperback | April 3, 2012

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This text comprises the edited collection of papers presented at the NATO Advanced Study Institute which took place at Altmyunus,
Title:Distributed Operating Systems: Theory and PracticeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:379 pages, 25.4 × 17.8 × 0.01 inPublished:April 3, 2012Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642466060

ISBN - 13:9783642466069

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Table of Contents

1 Formal Aspects of Concurrent Systems.- A Formal Basis for the Specification of Concurrent Systems.- On the Construction of Distributed Programs.- Derivation of Distributed Algorithms.- 2 Design Issues for Distributed Operating Systems.- Design of Highly Decentralised Operating Systems.- Communication Models for Distributed Computation.- New Concepts for Distributed System Structuring.- 3 Hardware Support for Distributed Computing Systems.- Distributed Computing System Architectures: Hardware.- Hardware Support for the Distributed Operating System of the Heidelberg Polyp Processor.- 4 Case Studies.- The Apollo DOMAIN Distributed File System.- The CHORUS Distributed Operating System: Some Design Issues.- The Conic Support Environment for Distributed Systems.- An Experience in Solving a Transaction Ordering Problem in a Distributed System.- Distributed Transaction Processing and The Camelot System.- Worm Programs.