Distributed System

Date

Topic

2/26
Background - OS, Networking review (Chap 1-4)
3/5
Distributed object, RMI, OS support (Chap 5-6)
3/12
Security, Distributed file systems (Chap 7-8)
3/19
Name Services, Time and global states (Chap 9-10)
3/26
Coordination and agreement, Transaction and Concurrency control
(Chap 11-12)
4/2
Distributed transaction, Replication (Chap 13-14)
Proposal Due
4/9
Off
4/16
Midterm Exam
4/23
Distributed multimedia systems, Distributed shard Memory (Chap 15-16)
4/30
Home/Personal Networking, uPnP, Jini, OSGi gateway, Bluetooth, RFID
5/7
Project Presentations
5/14
Project Presentations
5/21
Project Presentations
5/28
Project Presentations
6/4
Project Presentations
6/11
Off
6/18
Final Exam

 

Class Time Sat 8:50-11:30p
Class Room NA

Instructor Dr. Hsing Mei
Office SF625
Email mei@csie.fju.edu.tw
Phone 29031111-3704
Office Hour Mon 1:40-4:30p; Wed Fri 12:30 -1:30p, or by appointment

Grading
 
Class Participation 20%
Midterm Exam 40%
Term Project (Oral and written report on selected topics) 40%

Text Book
  Coulouris, Dollimore and Kindberg, “Distributed Systems: Concepts and Design”, 3rd ed., Addison-Wesley, 2002

References
(T)

Tanenbaum and Steen, “Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms”,
Prentice Hall, 2002. http://www.cs.vu.nl/~ast/books/ds1/

 
(G) G. Glass, "Web Services: Building Blocks for Distributed Systems",
Prentice Hall, 2002