The Styx® architecture for distributed systems

@article{Pike1999TheSA,
  title={The Styx® architecture for distributed systems},
  author={Rob Pike and Dennis M. Ritchie},
  journal={Bell Labs Technical Journal},
  year={1999},
  volume={4},
  pages={146-152}
}
  • Rob Pike, Dennis M. Ritchie
  • Published 1999
  • Computer Science
  • Bell Labs Technical Journal
  • A distributed system is constructed from a set of relatively independent components that form a unified but geographically and functionally diverse entity. Examples include networked operating systems, Internet services, the national telephone switching system, and, in general, all the technology using today's diverse digital networks. Nevertheless, distributed systems remain difficult to design, build, and maintain, primarily due to the lack of a clean, perspicuous interconnection model for… CONTINUE READING

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