The Process Group Approach to Reliable

  title={The Process Group Approach to Reliable},
  author={Kenneth P. Birman},
the reliability of the system. Many contemporary distributed operating systems have placed emphasis on communication performance, overlooking the need for tools to integrate components into a reliable whole. The communication primitives supported give generally reliable behavior, but exhibit problematic semantics when transient failures or system configuration changes occur. The resulting building blocks are, therefore, unsuitable for facilitating the construction of systems where reliability… CONTINUE READING
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