Synchronization: Introduction by the session chairman

@article{Lampson1975SynchronizationIB,
  title={Synchronization: Introduction by the session chairman},
  author={Butler W. Lampson},
  journal={Operating Systems Review},
  year={1975},
  volume={9},
  pages={1-2}
}
The discussion at this session centered around two aspects of the synchronization problem: abstract models, primarily of local synchronization; and synchronization in networks which have long delays, lost messages, duplication of messages, and crashes of the communicating parties. There were two presentations on abstract models (Belpaire and Chen) and one… CONTINUE READING