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Computer Science Distributed Ebook - Notes - Lecture Notes-
Distributed System Syllabus covered in the ebooks
Characterization of Distributed Systems: Introduction, Examples of distributed Systems, Resource sharing and the Web Challenges. System Models: Architectural models, Fundamental Models Theoretical Foundation for Distributed System: Limitation of Distributed system, absence of global clock, shared memory, Logical clocks, Lamport’s & vectors logical
clocks, Causal ordering of messages, global state, termination detection. Distributed Mutual Exclusion: Classification of distributed mutual exclusion, requirement of mutual exclusion theorem, Token based and non token based algorithms,
performance metric for distributed mutual exclusion algorithms.
Unit–II Distributed Deadlock Detection: system model, resource Vs communication deadlocks, deadlock prevention, avoidance, detection & resolution, centralized dead lock detection, distributed dead lock detection, path pushing algorithms, edge chasing algorithms. Agreement Protocols: Introduction, System models, classification of Agreement Problem, Byzantine agreement problem, Consensus problem, Interactive consistency Problem, Solution to Byzantine Agreement problem, Application of Agreement problem, Atomic Commit in Distributed Database system.
Unit–III Distributed Objects and Remote Invocation: Communication between distributed objects, Remote procedure call, Events and notifications, Java RMI case study. Security: Overview of security techniques, Cryptographic algorithms, Digital signatures
Cryptography pragmatics, Case studies: Needham Schroeder, Kerberos, SSL & Millicent. Distributed File Systems: File service architecture, Sun Network File System, The Andrew File System, Recent advances.
Unit–IV Transactions and Concurrency Control: Transactions, Nested transactions, Locks, Optimistic Concurrency control, Timestamp ordering, Comparison of methods for concurrency control. Distributed Transactions: Flat and nested distributed transactions, Atomic Commit protocols, Concurrency control in distributed transactions, Distributed deadlocks, Transaction recovery. Replication: System model and group communication, Fault - tolerant services, highly available services, Transactions with replicated data.
Unit –V Distributed Algorithms: Introduction to communication protocols, Balanced sliding window protocol, Routing algorithms, Destination based routing, APP problem, Deadlock free Packet switching, Introduction to Wave & traversal algorithms, Election
algorithm.CORBA Case Study: CORBA RMI, CORBA services.