George Coulouris, Jean Dollimore and Tim Kindberg

Distributed Systems
Concepts and Design

Fourth Edition

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Presentation Points

Ch 1 Ch 11
Ch 2 Ch 12
Ch 3 Ch 13
Ch 4 Ch 14
Ch 5 Ch 15
Ch 6 Ch 16
Ch 7 Ch 17
Ch 8 Ch 18
Ch 9 Ch 19
Ch 10 Ch 20

Click on a chapter number to access the page for the relevant chapter.

Presentation points


We provide a page for each chapter, each of which gives a set of objectives, suggests the main points to emphasise, advises as to possible difficulties with the material and provides hints for teaching some of the topics in the chapter.

Instructors Guide

The following material can be accessed via the links on the yellow band above:

- presentation points for each chapter

- teaching slides (PowerPoint) contain all the figures in the book

- exercises slides (PowerPoint) contain all the exercises in the book

- solutions to all of the exercises, available to bona-fide instructors only

- a set of laboratory projects.