Riferimenti

TAVS2017

  Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Maarten van Steen; Distributed Systems, Maarten van Steen.

WIKIP01

  Wikipedia; Message Passing Interface.

WIKIP02

  Wikipedia; Berkeley sockets.

CODO2012

  George Coulouris, Jean Dollimore, Tim Kindberg, Gordon Blair; Distributed Systems: Concepts and design; 5th ed, Addison-Wesley.

LAMP1978

  Leslie Lamport; Time, clocks, and the ordering of events in a distributed system; 1978 Communications of the ACM.

Abbreviazioni e terminologia

Term.

Nota

ACID

Atomicity, Consistency, Isolation, Durability

API

Application Program Interface

ATM

Automatic teller Machine

BAN

Body Area Network

BLOB

Binary Large OBject

CGPM

Conférence Générale des Poids et Mesures (General Conference on Weights and Measures)

CIPM

Comité International des Poids et Mesures (International Committee of Weights and Measures)

CN

Caller Node

CoA

Care-Of Address

DNS

Domain Name System

DS

Distributed System

EAI

Enterprise Application Integrtion

ECMWF

European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasts

FTP

File Transfer Protocol

GEO

Geosynchronous Orbit (satellite che esegue l’orbita in 24 ore)

GIL

Python Global Interpreter Lock

GPRS

General Packet Radio Service

GPS

Global Positioning System

GSO

Geostationary Orbit (satellite che appare fermo rispetto la superficie terrestre)

HA

Home Agent

HEO zone

High Earth Orbit zone

HoA

HOme Address

i/f

InterFace

I/O

Input / Output

IDL

Interface Description Language

IP

Internet Protocol

IPC

InterProcess Communication

JMS

Java Message Service

LEO zone

Low Earth Orbit zone (<= 2000 km)

MEO zone

Medium Earth Orbit zone

MIPv6

Mobile IP ver.6

MN

Mobile Node

MPI

Message Passing Interface

MQTT

Message Queuing Telemetry Transport

MVC

Model View Controller

NdR

Nota del Redattore

pros and cons

spiegazione: abbreviazione della frase latina pro et contra che significa a favore e contro, con l’aggiunta delle s per pluralizzare secondo la grammatica inglese

RPC

Remote Procedure Call

SI

Systeme Internationale (International System of Units)

SSO

SemiSynchronous Orbit (satellite che esegue l’orbita in 12 ore)

TCP

Transmission Control Protocol

TLA+

Temporal Logic of Actions

TPS (TPM)

Transaction processing system (o monitor)

TV

Television

UMTS

Universal Mobile Telecommunication System

UTC

Coordinated Universal Time

WSN

Wireless Sensor Network