Course Information

CSC 4600: Distributed Processing Systems

Credits: 3 Level: undergraduate


Data concurrency; distributed file systems and databases; distributed operating systems; security; interprocess communication; directory services; process migration; process vulnerability to partial failure.

Course Outcomes:
  • Establish an understanding of the principles underlying distributed systems, including data concurrecy, security, process coordination, and interprocess communication.

  • Explore various types of distributed systems, including distributed file systems, databases, operating systems, and directory services.


CSC 2405