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Week 12: Fault Tolerence

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Fault Tolerance
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Discussion in answers.com.
The Byzantine Generals Problem, Leslie Lamport, Robert Shostak, Marshall Pease. SRI International
A paper on the Byzantine Generals Problem
The Byzantine Generals Problem
Notes from the University of Wisconsin - Madison
The Byzantine Generals Problem
Another set of notes from the Cornell

Buzzwords:
transient faults, intermittent faults, permanent faults, fail-silent faults, Byzantine faults, information redundancy, time redundancy, physical redundancy, k-fault tolerance, active replication, triple modular redundancy (TMR), primary backup, two-army problem, Byzantine generals problem.