An Essential Design Pattern for Fault-Tolerant Distributed State Sharing


By: N. Islam, M. Devarakonda
Published in: CACM, Oct. 1996
Pages: 65-74
Category: Distributed Systems, Fault-Tolerant Systems

Summary: This pattern creates local views of global data in a distributed system, maintains consistency between the local and global data, detects processor failures, and recovers global state in the event of processor failures.

Pattern: Recoverable Distributor

This pattern creates local views of global data in a distributed system, maintains consistency between the local and global data, detects processor failures, and recovers global state in the event of processor failures.