Issue No. 08 - August (1985 vol. 11)
K. Ramamritham , Department of Computer and Information Science, University of Massachusetts
A distributed system is viewed as a set of objects and processes utilizing the objects. If a shared object, known as a resource, is accessed concurrently, some mechanism is necessary to control use of the resource in order to satisfy the consistency and fairness requirements associated with the resource. These mechanisms are termed resource controllers.
temporal logic, Shared resources, specification, synchronization, synthesis
K. Ramamritham, "Synthesizing Code for Resource Controllers," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 11, no. , pp. 774-783, 1985.