Concurrency Issues in Reliable Group Communication Systems


The goal of project is to give an overview of reliable group communication model and address encountered concurrency issues.


Andre Schiper, Kenneth Birman and Pat Stephenson. Lightweight Causal and Atomic Group Multicast. ACM Transactions on Computer Systems, 9(3):272-314, August 1991.

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Implementation details

Implementing de/multiplexing protocol layer for javagroups reliable group communication toolkit enabling multiple concurrent lightweight client connection to a single instance of javagroups protocol stack.