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A robust and lightweight stable leader election service for dynamic systems

  • Schiper, Nicolas Facoltà di scienze informatiche, Università della Svizzera italiana, Svizzera
  • Toueg, Sam Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    2008

11 p.

English We describe the implementation and experimental evaluation of a fault-tolerant leader election service for dynamic systems. Intuitively, distributed applications can use this service to elect and maintain an operational leader for any group of processes which may dynamically change. If the leader of a group crashes, is temporarily disconnected, or voluntarily leaves the group, the service... Show more…
Language
  • English
Classification
Computer science
License
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Identifiers
  • RERO DOC 9044
Persistent URL
https://susi.usi.ch/usi/documents/318107