Distributed System

Date

Topic

3/2
Introduction, Creative Commons, e-Portfoloia
3/9
OS, Networking review (Chap 1-4)
3/16
Distributed object, RMI, OS support (Chap 5-6)
3/23
Security, Distributed file systems (Chap 7, 8)
3/30

Name Services, Time and global states (Chap 9, 11)

4/6

 

4/13

Coordination and agreement, Transaction and Concurrency control, Distributed transaction (Chap 12, 13, 14)     Project proposal due on Blog

4/20

Replication, Distributed multimedia systems (Chap 15, 17)

4/27

Midterm Exam

5/4
Social Network
5/11
Peer-to-Peer Systems (Chap 10)
5/18
Mobile and Ubiquitous/Pervasive Computing (Chap 16)
5/25

Web Services (Chap 19) SOA, SaaS

6/1

Self Organization, Collaborative Computing

6/8

Q&A, Review

6/15

Written Project Due (Xerox copy)

  Workflow Slide, BPEL Slide, Petri Net Slide

 

Class Time Fri 6:30-9:20p
Class Room SF305

Instructor Dr. Hsing Mei(SL: Dr Mensing)
Office SF625(SL: Jelloab(200,40,30))
Email mei@csie.fju.edu.tw
Phone 29053704
Hours in Office and SL Thu 1:30 - 4:30p, Fri 1:30-4:30p, or by appointment
Second Life SIG meeting Fri 4:30-6p, SF651
Second Life (1) Join WECO Group                                                 (2)Profile/1st Life/Info:  ie9x5xyy, Course Name, Blog URL

Grading
 
Class participation 30%+Bonus
Midterm Exam 30%
Term Project 40%(Presentation and Term Project)

Pre/In/Post Class Participation

(1)

由謠言BBS至課程 Blog del.icio.us註冊. 建立個人blog之本課程分類(FJU_DistSys), RSS經由課程Blog取得最新課程訊息, del.icio.us 中將 FJU_DistSys 加入”your network”

(2)

At least 10 trackback posts on your “personal blog”, 10 posts (including 5 Pre-class posts) and 6 comments on “Course blog”.  Each effective post has to 5 lines long minimum.

(3) Posts/Comments/Trackbacks after 5/31 are welcome, but will not be counted for class participation.
(4) Your posts are your notes and learning records of this course. Post may be Pre/In/After class preview/discussion/review on any blog article.
(5) Bonus rules:
 

1.

Bonus is counted based on contribution on blog and del.icio.us
 

2.

A post on “Course Blog” is weighted same as a trackbackable post on “personal blog”. (Post/Comment by Students ID and email)
 

3.

Each effective del.icio.us “for:FJU_DistSys” contribution counts 5 times as a post on blog.
 

4.

10 effective course blog posts can exchange one roll-call absence of class.
(6) Peer grading on participation/contribution by classmates at the end of semester.

Presentation and Project
(1) Survey and give an oral presentation one of the topic (5/4-6/1) in Team of 4. Each presentation MUST provide a complete and consistent (in content and format) set of slide with at least 80 pages.
(2) Cross Grading:
  Inter-team grade: Due 6/1 after oral presentations
  Intra-team effort: 70% Team grade, 30% Individual grade (Participation rate of members
  Due 6/8 by email to Dr. M)
(3) Select one problem from your presentation, read more papers. Provide summery, comment, and critiques on solving the problem. Due 6/8 on blog
(4) Final written report:  at least 10 references (assigned reading included), must have your OWN words, including introduction, background, analysis, figures, results, and conclusions. Format: IEEE 2 columns conference proceeding format. Minimal number of pages: 8.  Due 6/15
(5) Peer Grading

Text Book
  Coulouris, Dollimore and Kindberg, “Distributed Systems: Concepts and Design”, 4th ed., Addison-Wesley, 2005

Reference
 
  Tanenbaum and Steen, “Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms”, Prentice Hall, 2002. http://www.cs.vu.nl/~ast/books/ds1/
  Engineering Wireless-Based Software Systems and Applications, by Gao, Shim, Su, & Mei, Artech House Books, 2006
  http://dsonline.computer.org/portal/site/dsonline/index.jsp  IEEE Distributed Systems Online
  http://www.weco.net/course/distributed-Spring2007/index.html
  http://del.icio.us/FJU_DistSys
  http://distsys.weco.net
 

http://www.secondlife.com


Note:  除非有不可抗拒的原因, 本課程
1. Presentation4人分組, Term Project為個人
2. 除非有不可抗拒的原因, PresentationProject均必須依 Syllabus Due Date 繳交或post, 不得延期. 考試無補考
3. 放棄Grading配分中任一項,學期總成績以不及格計
4. 若出席未及點名次數之1/2 (無補點, 代點以作弊處理), 則期末考扣考, 學期總成績以不及格計, 10Effect Course Blog Post 可抵一次缺席