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ACM Transactions on Computer Systems (TOCS), Volume 14 Issue 3, Aug. 1996

The Vesta parallel file system
Dror G. Feitelson, Peter F. Corbett
Pages: 225-264
DOI: 10.1145/233557.233558
The Vesta parallel file system is designed to provide parallel file access to application programs running on multicomputers with parallel I/O subsystems. Vesta uses a new abstraction of files: a file is not a sequence of bytes, but rather it...

Fault-tolerance in air traffic control systems
Bob Dancey, Jon Dehn, Flaviu Cristian
Pages: 265-286
DOI: 10.1145/233557.233559
The distributed real-time system services developed by Lockheed Martin's Air Traffic Management group serve the infrastructure for a number of air traffic control systems. Either completed development or under development are the US Federal...

Recovery in the Calypso file system
Ajay Mohindra, Murthy Devarakonda, Bill Kish
Pages: 287-310
DOI: 10.1145/233557.233560
This article presents the deign and implementation of the recovery scheme in Calypso. Calypso is a cluster-optimized, distributed file system for UNIX clusters. As in Sprite and AFS, Calypso servers are stateful and scale well to a large number...