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International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and Technology (ICMET-London 2011)

Editor
Garry Lee
Garry Lee
Information Engineering Research Institute
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ISBN:
9780791859896
No. of Pages:
906
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2011

Pleiades is a system that coordinates activities among the processes and synchronizes complex application tasks in the distributed computing environment using distributed locking mechanism. The key requirement for Pleiades is fault tolerance because it is the base system to synchronize all the activities of the applications in a cluster. In reality, many unexpected operation failures occur. One such failure is an abnormal network failure called Split-Brain syndrome, which does not have a perfect solution so far. In order to solve the Split-Brain syndrome, Quorum approach is adopted in Pleiades to preserve data integrity. In particular, we propose a history-based dynamic Quorum for handling split-brain syndrome in distributed computing.

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