A Location Service for Worldwide Distributed Objects

F.J. Hauck, M.R. van Steen, A.S. Tanenbaum

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This position paper introduces the Globe object model for wide-area distributed systems and its location service. The location service provides transparency of location, migration, distribution, and replication of distributed objects. We present
the architecture of the service and briefly discuss scalability.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of of the 10th European Conference on Object Oriented Perl (ECOOP'96)
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - 1996

Bibliographical note

In M. Mühlhäuser (ed.) Special Issues in Object-Oriented Programming, dpunkt-Verlag, Heidelberg, 1997, pp. 384-388. (Readings of ECOOP'96 Workshops, Linz, Austria, July 1996.)


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