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Covers the foundations of distributed software systems and their practical designs. Includes concepts and principles of distributed systems (e.g., consistency, availability, scalability, etc.); programming models for distributed computing (e.g., batch/streaming processing, RPC, Key-Value, etc.); distributed storage systems (e.g., indexing, replication, partition, and erasure coding, etc.); and convergence of HPC, Big Data, AI, and Cloud Computing with modern distributed systems.
More details can be found at: https://catcourses.ucmerced.edu/courses/22270/assignments/syllabus
Academic misconduct will not be tolerated in any form, including cheating on exams/assignments, using answers found online or from external sources, copying from other students, etc. Instances of academic misconduct will be reported promptly to the Office of Academic Affairs.
Knowing basic concepts of Operating Systems, Big Data processing and management is highly recommended.