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Distributed database systems ( 6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL)


Leader: A Zaslavsky

Caulfield Second semester 2005 (Evening)

Synopsis: Distributed databases including data model partitioning, fragmentation, replication issues, query optimisation, concurrency control, restart and recovery, transaction management, distributed design, communication models, client-server and peer-to-peer products.

Assessment: Written (3000 words): 40% + Practical work: 40% + Presentation: 20%

Contact Hours: 4 hours per week

Prerequisites: COT4230 or equivalent

Prohibitions: COT5200