Syllabus of B.E. Computer Science and Engineering VII Semester
Course: CS702 Distributed System
Introduction to distributed systems
Architecture for Distributed System, Goals of Distributed system, Hardware and Software concepts,
Distributed Computing Model, Advantages & Disadvantage distributed system, Issues in designing
Distributed Share Memory And Distributed File System
Basic Concept of Distributed Share Memory (DSM), DSM Architecture & its Types, Design &
Implementations issues In DSM System, Structure of Share Memory Space, Consistency Model,
Desirable features of good Distributed File System, File Model, File Service Architecture, File
Accessing Model, File Sharing Semantics, File Catching Scheme, File Application & Fault
tolerance. Naming: - Features, System Oriented Names, Object Locating Mechanism, Human
Inter Process Communication And Synchronization
API for Internet Protocol, Data Representation & Marshaling, Group Communication, Client
Server Communication, RPC- Implementing RPC Mechanism, Stub Generation, RPC Messages.
Synchronization: - Clock Synchronization, Mutual Exclusion, Election Algorithms:- Bully & Ring
Distributed Scheduling And Deadlock
Distributed Scheduling-Issues in Load Distributing, Components for Load Distributing Algorithms,
Different Types of Load Distributing Algorithms, Task Migration and its issues.
Deadlock-Issues in deadlock detection & Resolutions, Deadlock Handling Strategy, Distributed
Distributed Multimedia & Database system
Distributed Data Base Management System(DDBMS), Types of Distributed Database,
Distributed Multimedia:- Characteristics of multimedia Data, Quality of Service Managements.
Case Study of Distributed System:- Amoeba, Mach, Chorus
• Sinha, Distributed Operating System Concept & Design, PHI
• Coulouris & Dollimore, Distributed System Concepts and Design, Pearson Pub
• Singhal & Shivratari, Advance Concept in Operating System, McGraw Hill
• Attiya & Welch, Distributed Computing, Wiley Pub.