Distributed Information Systems

Course Description

Concepts, structure and elements of distributed information systems. Network infrastructure and communication organization. Interprocess Communication. Distributed Computing Paradigms. Client/server model. The Peer-to Peer model. Remote Procedure Call model. Distributed objects models and invocations. Socket API. Object oriented distributed systems and CORBA architecture. CORBA services. Comparison of CORBA with other architectures. Software for distributed environment. Distributed information systems for business applications and network management. The large distributed systems. The service oriented architecture (SOA).

Study Programmes

Postgraduate doctoral study programme


George F. Coulouris, Jean Dollimore, Tim Kindberg (2011.), Distributed Systems, Pearson Education
Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Maarten van Steen (2016.), Distributed Systems, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Nicolai M. Josuttis (2007.), SOA in Practice, O'Reilly Media, Inc.
Ajay D. Kshemkalyani, Mukesh Singhal (2011.), Distributed Computing: Principles, Algorithms, and Systems, Cambridge University Press

For students


ID 154933
  Winter semester
L0 English Level