The Spread Toolkit





Research Publications

A selection of research publications related to the Spread toolkit:

The Accelerated Ring Protocol: Ordered Multicast for Modern Data Centers
Amy Babay
Masters Thesis, May 2014

Secure Spread: An Integrated Architecture for Secure Group Communication
Yair Amir, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, Jonathan Stanton, Gene Tsudik
In IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), vol. 2, no. 3, pages 248-261, September 2005.

Secure Group Communication Using Robust Contributory Key Agreement
Yair Amir, Yongdae Kim, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, John Schultz, Jonathan Stanton, Gene Tsudik
In IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), vol. 15, no. 5, pages 468-480, May 2004.

The Spread Toolkit: Architecture and Performance
Yair Amir, Claudiu Danilov, Michal Miskin-Amir, John Schultz, Jonathan Stanton
Technical Report CNDS-2004-1

N-Way Fail-Over Infrastructure for Reliable Servers and Routers
Yair Amir, Ryan Caudy, Ashima Munjal, Theo Schlossnagle, and Ciprian Tutu.
In the Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN03), San Francisco, June 2003.

Partitionable Virtual Synchrony Using Extended Virtual Synchrony.
John Schultz
Masters Thesis, January 2001

A Low Latency, Loss Tolerant Architecture and Protocol for Wide Area Group Communication
Yair Amir, Claudiu Danilov, and Jonathan Stanton
Published in International Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks (DSN00), New York, New York, June 25-28, 2000.

The Spread Wide Area Group Communication System
Yair Amir and Jonathan Stanton.
Technical Report CNDS-98-4, The Center for Networking and Distributed Systems, The Johns Hopkins University.

Framework for Authentication and Access Control of Client-Server Group Communication Systems
In the Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Networked Group Communication (NGC), London UK, 7-9 November 2001.
Yair Amir, Cristina Nita-Rotaru, and Jonathan Stanton

Replication Using Group Communication Over a Partitioned Network
Yair Amir's Ph.D. Thesis, 1995.

Extended Virtual Synchrony
Louise E. Moser, Yair Amir, P. Michael Melliar-Smith and Deborah A. Agarwal. The 14th IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (IC-DCS), pages 56-65, June 1994.


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