George Mason University
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George Mason University

AIT 650: Distributed Systems and Overlay Networking

Course Information from University Catalog

Not Repeatable

This graduate level seminar examines advanced networking research topics and potential applications, including distributed systems, peer-to-peer and overlay net workings, routing, protocols, replication strategies, tree formation, resource sharing, fault tolerance, and network modeling.

When Offered: Fall, Spring

Hours of Lecture or Seminar per week: 3

Credits: 3


This course requires thorough understanding of computer networking, IP and TCP protocols, congestion control, queuing, and addressing and routing mechanisms.