ICT 6544: Distributed Systems
Schedule: Saturday 5 PM to 8 PM
Location: Room 629, ECE Building, BUET
Office Hour: Saturday 3 PM - 4 PM
- Midterm Exam 1 will be held on 27.05.17 from 6:00 - 7:00 PM.
- Class schedule during Ramadan: from 4:00 - 5:45 PM.
This course introduces the concepts communication model: socket, remote procedure call, remote object invocation, message oriented communication; naming service; clock synchronization, distributed object based system: CORBA, distributed COM; distributed file system, replication, distributed transactions; security management, recovery. The course includes continuous assessment in the form of examinations.
- Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms in C by Andrew S. Tanenbaum and Maarten Van Steen
- Unix Network Programming, Volume 1: The Sockets Networking API by W. Richard Stevens, Bill Fenner, and Andrew M. Rudoff
- Midterm Exam 1: 20%
- Midterm Exam 2: 20%
- Term Paper: 20%
- Final Exam: 40%
All the lectures will be available at learning.iict.buet.ac.bd