NIT Goa syllabus Computer Science Engineering Distributed Computing Systems
DISTRIBUTED COMPUTING SYSTEMS
Introduction Distributed Systems and applications, Message Passing mechanisms IPC and RPC,
Distributed Operating Systems – resources/process/thread management, Distributed File Systems
and Services, Shared data, Synchronization Transaction and Concurrency Control, Distributed
databases, Name service, Timing & Coordination, Replication, Security and Fault Tolerance.
Pradeep Sinha, Distributed Operating Systems- Concepts and Design, PHI,2000
George Couloris, Jean Dollimore & Time Kindberg,Distributed Systems:Concepts & design, 2nd ed,
Addision Wesley 2003.
A.S. Tanenbaum and M.V. Steen, Distributed Systems – Principles and Paradigms, PHI.2003
V. Rajaraman, C. Siva Ram Murthy, Parallel, Computers Architecutre & Programming, PHI.