Issue No. 04 - July (1981 vol. 7)
S.S. Yau , Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Northwestern University
Distributed computing systems represent a wide variety of computer systems, ranging from a centralized star network to a completely decentralized computer system. The design of software for distributed computing systems is more complicated due to many design constraints and interactions of software components of the system.
specification, Concurrent processing, data and functional components, distributed computing systems, performance estimation, software design approach
S. Yau, S. Shatz and n. Chen-Chau Yang, "An Approach to Distributed Computing System Software Design," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 7, no. , pp. 427-436, 1981.