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The Use of Efficient Broadcast Protocols in Asynchronous Distributed Systems

@inproceedings{Schmuck1988TheUO,
  title={The Use of Efficient Broadcast Protocols in Asynchronous Distributed Systems},
  author={Frank B. Schmuck},
  year={1988}
}
Reliable broadcast protocols are important tools in distributed and fault-tolerant programming. They are useful for sharing information and for maintaining replicated data in a distributed system. However, a wide range of such protocols has been proposed. These protocols differ in their fault tolerance and delivery ordering characteristics. There is a tradeoff between the cost of a broadcast protocol and how much ordering it provides. It is, therefore, desirable to employ protocols that support… 

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