Distributed systems

A.Y. 2019/2020
Lesson for
6
Max ECTS
48
Overall hours
SSD
INF/01
Language
English
Learning objectives
The aim of this class is to present the basic distributed system technologies. The class discusses the main issues and design choices of a distributed system, the architectural principles, with a particular focus on interconnection networks, communication among processes, remote method invocation and remote procedure call mechanisms. In addition, basic methods and algorithms for controlling concurrency are introduced
· Definition, main characteristics, and architecture of a distributed system
· Communication, naming, synchronization, consistency, and replication protocols in distributed systems
· Fault tolerance solutions for distributed systems

Course structure and Syllabus

Active edition
Yes
INF/01 - INFORMATICS - University credits: 6
Lessons: 48 hours
Syllabus
The syllabus is shared with the following courses:
- [B74-1](https://www.unimi.it/en/ugov/of/af202000000b74-1)
Lesson period
Second semester
Lesson period
Second semester
Assessment methods
Esame
Assessment result
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Educational website(s)
Professor(s)
Reception:
By appointment only
At Dipartimento di Informatica (Room BP71) in via Bramante 65, Crema (CR)