This class is taught in English as part of the International Master in Computer Science of the University Nice Sophia Antipolis.
The part on Distributed Systems (last two lectures and four lab work sessions) is shared out with the EIT Digital Master School Program in Data Science, 1st Year.
II semester, 6 ECTS.
Previous Editions: 2016-2017, 2015-2016, 2014-2015, 2013-2014, 2012-2013 (with a different name: Concurrency & Parallelism).
Supervisor: Prof. Andrea G. B. Tettamanzi.
|Monday, February 19, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Introduction
Processes and Threads
|Monday, February 26, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Communication: basic concepts, RPC and RMI, message-based and stream-based communication, multicast|
|Monday, March 12, 2018, 9:00-12:30||
Describing Concurrent and Parallel Algorithms
|Friday, March 16, 2018, 9:00-12:30||Theoretical Models|
|Monday, March 19, 2018, 9:00-12:30||Languages and Libraries
|Friday, March 23, 2018, 9:00-12:30||Written Test
|Monday, March 26, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Distributed Architectures
|Tuesday, March 30, 2018, 9:00-12:30||
Distributed Computing and Data Base Systems for the Big Data
Consistency and Replication
|Thursday, March 15, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 1 (and its Eclipse Project)|
|Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 2 (and its Eclipse Project)|
|Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 3: more work on the same subject as Session 2|
|Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 4: Formal Models of Computation for Concurrency|
|Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 5|
|Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 6
|Monday, April 30, 2018, 14:00-17:30||Session 7
|Friday, March 23, 2018, 9:00-11:00||Written Test
|Monday, May 14, 2018, 14:00-16:00||Final Written Test
Mordechai Ben-Ari. Principles of Concurrent and Distributed Programming, 2nd Edition. Addison-Wesley, 2006.
Andrew S. Tannenbaum and Maarten van Steen. Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms, 2nd Edition. Prentice Hall, 2007.
The slides used in class may be downloaded by clicking on the title of the corresponding lecture.
Designing and Building Parallel Programs, a collection of resources dedicated to parallel programming, edited by Ian Foster.
The final grade is computed as a weighted average of three individual grades:
As an example, this was the text of the final written test in academic year 2013/2013.
Last Updated on May 8, 2018