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Fall 2019 Computer Science W4113 section H01
FUND-LARGE-SCALE DIST SYSTEMS
FUND-LARGE-SCALE DIST SYS

Call Number 18840
Points 3
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Roxana Geambasu
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction Hybrid
Course Description Prerequisites: (COMS W3134 or COMS W3136 or COMS W3137) and (COMS W3157 or COMS W4118 or CSEE W4119) Design and implementation of large-scale distributed and cloud systems.  Teaches abstractions, design and implementation techniques that enable the building of fast, scalable, fault-tolerant distributed systems. Topics include distributed communication models (e.g., sockets, remote procedure calls, distributed shared memory), distributed synchronization (clock synchronization, logical clocks, distributed mutex), distributed file systems, replication, consistency models, fault tolerance, distributed transactions, agreement and commitment, Paxos-based consensus, MapReduce infrastructures, scalable distributed databases. Combines concepts and algorithms with descriptions of real-world implementations at Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Microsoft, LinkedIn, etc.
Web Site Vergil
Department Computer Science
Enrollment 14 students (20 max) as of 4:03PM Friday, February 28, 2020
Subject Computer Science
Number W4113
Section H01
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20193COMS4113WH01

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