Distributed Computer Systems Engineering

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MIT Course Number

6.824

As Taught In

Spring 2006

Level

Graduate

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Course Features

Course Description

This course covers abstractions and implementation techniques for the design of distributed systems. Topics include: server design, network programming, naming, storage systems, security, and fault tolerance. The assigned readings for the course are from current literature. This course is worth 6 Engineering Design Points.

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Morris, Robert. 6.824 Distributed Computer Systems Engineering, Spring 2006. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/electrical-engineering-and-computer-science/6-824-distributed-computer-systems-engineering-spring-2006 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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