Chapter 15 Fault-Tolerance & Paxos

    How do you create a fault-tolerant distributed system? In this chapter we start out with simple questions, and, step by step, improve our solutions until we arrive at a system that works even under adverse circumstances, Paxos. Definition 15.1 (node). We call a single actor in the system node. In a computer network the computers are the nodes, in the… CONTINUE READING