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Spring 2011
Jun 16, 2024
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CS 50500 - Distributed Systems
Credit Hours: 3.00. Foundations for building reliable distributed systems, including failure and system models, and basic communication and agreement problems; crash failures, recovery, partition, Byzantine failures; asynchronous systems, failure detectors, communication channels, wireless and sensor networks; software clocks, causality, and cuts. Examples of problems include reliable broadcast consensus, leader election, group communication, and replication. Permission of department required. Typically offered Spring.
3.000 Credit hours

Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Lecture

Offered By: College of Science
Department: Computer Science

Course Attributes:
Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Must be enrolled in one of the following Programs:     
      Computer Science-PHD
      Computer Science-MS
May not be enrolled as the following Classifications:     
      Sophomore: 45 - 59 hours
      Sophomore: 30 - 44 hours
      Freshman: 0 - 14 hours
      Freshman: 15 - 29 hours

GR-CS 50500 Requisites

General Requirements:

Student Attribute: GR
May not be taken concurrently.  )
Course or Test: CS 35400
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently.
Course or Test: CS 42200
Minimum Grade of D-
May not be taken concurrently. )

Short Title: Distributed Systems

Course Configurations:

Configuration 1: 3.0 Credits
Schedule Type Weekly Contact Hours Instructional Credit Distribution
Lecture 3 3.0

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