Learning from the Past for Resolving Dilemmas of Asynchrony

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Author(s)Ezhilchelvan P, Shrivastava S
Publication type Article
JournalOperating Systems Review
Year2010
Volume44
Issue2
Pages58-63
ISSN (print)0163-5980
ISSN (electronic)1943-586X
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This paper presents two design approaches to avoid many complications introduced at both user and developer levels by the FLP impossibility. The first approach is appropriate in managed hosting environments, such as datacenters, and involves offering service guarantees with tunable success probabilities and remedial actions in the unlikely scenarios. The second is appropriate in open environments and advocates building fail-signal abstractions for hosting application-level replication.
PublisherACM Press
URLhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1773912.1773914
DOI10.1145/1773912.1773914
NotesThe full text file of this article is © ACM 2010. This is the authors' version of the work. It is posted here by permission of ACM for your own personal use. Not for redistribution. The definitive version was published in Operating Systems Review, volume 44, issue 2, April 2010. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1773912.1773914
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