Title:

Distributed Application Environment

Code:PDIe
Ac.Year:2016/2017
Term:Winter
Curriculums:
ProgrammeBranchYearDuty
IT-MGR-1HMGH-Recommended
IT-MSC-2MBI-Elective
IT-MSC-2MBS-Elective
IT-MSC-2MGM-Compulsory-Elective - group I
IT-MSC-2MIN-Elective
IT-MSC-2MIS2ndCompulsory-Elective - group N
IT-MSC-2MMI-Elective
IT-MSC-2MMM-Elective
IT-MSC-2MPV2ndCompulsory-Elective - group C
IT-MSC-2MSK2ndCompulsory
Language:English
Credits:5
Completion:examination (written)
Type of
instruction:
Hour/semLecturesSem. ExercisesLab. exercisesComp. exercisesOther
Hours:3900013
 ExaminationTestsExercisesLaboratoriesOther
Points:65100025
Guarantee:Ryšavý Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Lecturer:Ráb Jaroslav, Ing., DIFS
Ryšavý Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Instructor:Ráb Jaroslav, Ing., DIFS
Ryšavý Ondřej, doc. Ing., Ph.D., DIFS
Faculty:Faculty of Information Technology BUT
Department:Department of Information Systems FIT BUT
 
Learning objectives:
  The aim is to understand principles and design of applications for distributed environment, obtain overview of modern distributed environments and ability of usage application interface for various programming environments.
Description:
  Common characteristics of distributed environments. Types of distributed environments. Design and model of distributed applications. Distributed operating and file systems. Distributed database systems. Technology JSP, J2EE, JavaBeans, EJB, RPC, XML-RPC, SOAP, IIOP. Web services. Technology CORBA, COM, DCOM. Use of XML in distributed environments. Security in distributed applications.
Knowledge and skills required for the course:
  Knowledge of programming the network applications in common programming languages like C/C++ or Java. Knowledge of Unix architecture and ability to create programs for Unix operating systems.
Learning outcomes and competences:
  The stundent will acquaint yourself with concepts and principles of distributed environments, with design and implementation of applications for distributed environments and security aspects in distributed environments.
Syllabus of lectures:
 
  1. Common characteristics of distributed environments
  2. Types of distributed environments
  3. Communication in distributed environments
  4. Distributed operating and file systems
  5. Synchronization and transactions
  6. Consistency and replication
  7. Design and model of distributed applications
  8. RPC, XML-RPC, SOAP, IIOP
  9. CORBA, Real-time CORBA, COM, DCOM
  10. Architectures of Distributed Control Systems
  11. Time-Triggered Distributed Architecture
  12. Clusters, Security in distributed applications
  13. Programming languages for large distributed systems
Syllabus - others, projects and individual work of students:
 
  • Implementation of selected applications,algorithms for selected distributed environments.
Fundamental literature:
 
  • Tanenbaum, A., Steen, M.: Distributed Systems: Principles and Paradigms. Prentice Hall, 2002, ISBN: 0130888931
Study literature:
 
  • Tanenbaum, A.: Modern Operating Systems. Prentice Hall, 2001, ISBN: 0130313580
  • Stevens, W.R. "UNIX Network Programming." Vol. 1, The Sockets Networking API, 2004, ISBN: 0131411551
  • Stevens, W.R. "UNIX Network Programming." Vol. 2, Interprocess Communications, 1999, ISBN: 0130810819
Progress assessment:
  Requirements specification and design of projects, two projects elaboration, mid-term exam.