Open Distributed Systems

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Artech House, 1995 - Computers - 386 pages
This new book's comprehensive coverage of distributed systems from the ODP perspective describes how a multimedia conferencing system can be built as a distributed application, how management can be modeled as a distributed application, and how a distributed file system can be built as an example of a user application. Includes 60 illustrations, 30 equations and 100 references.

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Modules communication and concurrency
Real time and reliable systems
Languages and formal methods

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Jon Crowcroft is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science at University College London.

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