Systems (ArsDigita University). Taught by Luis Rodriguez, this course provides an overview of distributed systems. Topics on the engineering of computer software and hardware systems:
techniques for controlling complexity, system infrastructure, networks and distributed systems, atomicity and coordination of parallel activities, recovery and reliability, privacy of
information, impact of computer systems on society. Case studies of working systems and outside reading in the current literature provide comparisons and contrasts. The group project is
to write an NSF systems proposal to fund a middleware product, for announcement RFP01-63.
Instructor: Luis Rodriguez. Course Description. Lecture and Courseware. Student Evaluations. Topics on the engineering of computer software and hardware systems.