Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

COMP 532 - INTRO TO DISTRIBUTED COMP SYS

Long Title: INTRODUCTION TO DISTRIBUTED COMPUTER SYSTEMS
Department: Computer Science
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Credit Hours: 4
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Prerequisite(s): COMP 421 OR COMP 521
Description: Introduction to distributed computer systems. The course covers concepts, architecture, algorithms, protocols, and implementation, focusing on distribution, scale, robustness in the face of failure, and security. Additional coursework required beyond the UG course requirements. Graduate/Undergraduate Equivalency: COMP 420. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for COMP 532 if student has credit for COMP 420.
Course URL: http://www.clear.rice.edu/comp420