Distributed Computing Systems

Course Name: 

Distributed Computing Systems (CO352)

Programme: 

B.Tech (CSE)

Semester: 

Sixth

Category: 

Programme Core (PC)

Credits (L-T-P): 

03 (3-0-0)

Content: 

Introduction Distributed Systems and applications, Message Passing mechanisms IPC and RPC, Distributed Operating Systems – resources/process/thread management, Distributed File Systems and Services, Shared data, Synchronization Transaction and Concurrency Control, Distributed databases, Name service, Timing and Coordination, Replication, Security and Fault Tolerance.

References: 

1. Pradeep Sinha, "Distributed Operating Systems - Concepts and Design", PHI, 2000.
2. George Couloris, Jean Dollimore and Time Kindberg, "Distributed Systems: Concepts and Design", Second Edition, Addison Wesley, 2003.
3. A.S. Tanenbaum and M.V. Steen, "Distributed Systems – Principles and Paradigms", PHI, 2003.
4. V. Rajaraman, C. Siva Ram Murthy, "Parallel Computers: Architecutre and Programming", PHI.

Department: 

Computer Science and Engineering
 

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P Santhi Thilagam
Associate Professor and Head
Department of CSE, NITK, Surathkal
P. O. Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025
Karnataka, India.

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