Distributed Systems Concepts and Design

ISBN-10: 0132143011

ISBN-13: 9780132143011

Edition: 5th 2012 (Revised)

Authors: George Coulouris, Jean Dollimore, Tim Kindberg, Gordon Blair

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Book details

List price: $190.80
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Addison Wesley
Publication date: 4/27/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 1008
Size: 7.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 3.432
Language: English

George Coulouris is a Senior Visiting Fellow in the Computer Laboratory at the University of Cambridge. Jean Dollimore was, until her retirement, Senior Lecturer in computer science at Queen Mary College, University of London. Tim Kindberg is a Senior Researcher at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories in Bristol. Gordon Blair is a Professor in the Lancaster University Computing Department.

Characterization of DS
System Models
Networking and Internetworking
Interprocess Communication
Remote Invocation
Indirect Communication
Operating System Support
Dist. Objects and Components
Web Services
Peer-to-Peer Systems
System services
Distributed File Systems
Name Services
Distributed algorithms
Time and Global States
Coordination and Agreement
Shared data
Transactions and Concurrency Control
Distributed Transactions
New challenges
Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing
Distributed Multimedia Systems
Substantial Case Study
Designing Distributed Systems: Google Case Study
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