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Moshe: A group membership service for WANs
Keith Marzullo, Danny Dolev, Jeremy Sussman, Idit Keidar
We present Moshe, a novel scalable group membership algorithm built specifically for use in wide area networks (WANs), which can suffer partitions. Moshe is designed with three new significant features that are important in this setting: it avoids...
Design and evaluation of a conit-based continuous consistency model for replicated services
Haifeng Yu, Amin Vahdat
The tradeoffs between consistency, performance, and availability are well understood. Traditionally, however, designers of replicated systems have been forced to choose from either strong consistency guarantees or none at all. This paper explores the...
Secure program partitioning
Nathaniel Nystrom, Andrew C. Myers, Steve Zdancewic, Lantian Zheng
This paper presents secure program partitioning, a language-based technique for protecting confidential data during computation in distributed systems containing mutually untrusted hosts. Confidentiality and integrity policies can be expressed by...