Experiences with the Implementation of a Process Migration Mechanism for Amoeba

@inproceedings{Steketee1995ExperiencesWT,
  title={Experiences with the Implementation of a Process Migration Mechanism for Amoeba},
  author={Chris Steketee and Piotr Socko and Bartosz Kiepuszewski},
  year={1995}
}
We describe our experiences with the implementation of a process migration mechanism for the distributed operating system Amoeba. After describing our design goals, we present our implementation for Amoeba. Though our goals have very largely been met, we have fallen short of the goal of complete transparency, and we discuss the consequences of that. We also present performance figures, indicating that the speed of process migration is limited only by the throughput of the network adapters used… CONTINUE READING