Question Paper: Parallel & Distributed Systems Question Paper - Dec 16 - Computer Engineering (Semester 8) - Mumbai University (MU)

Parallel & Distributed Systems - Dec 16

MU Computer Engineering (Semester 8)

Total marks: 80
Total time: 3 Hours
(1) Assume appropriate data and state your reasons
(2) Marks are given to the right of every question
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary

1(a) Explain with example Amdahl's law for measuring speed up performance of parallel systems.
5 marks 8705

1(b) Define various pipeline performance measures.
5 marks 5426

1(c) State the goals of distributed system.
5 marks 5432

1(d) State the desirable features of global scheduling algorithm
5 marks 5447

2(a) Write a note on Pipeline Hazards.
5 marks 8712

2(b) Explain in brief any three classification of parallel Architecture.
5 marks 5420

3(a) Write a note on Election algorithm.
5 marks 5460

3(b) Explain the concept of Remote Procedure Call.
5 marks 5440

4(a) Give one example that can be solved effectively with an SMD architecture.
5 marks 8774

4(b) Explain in brief the software concept of distributed systems.
5 marks 5431

5(a) Explain the need of client centric consistency models as compared to data centric consistency model. Explain any two client centric consistency model.
5 marks 8883

5(b) Explain Load balancing approach in distributed system.
5 marks 5442

Write a short note any two Q6.(i,ii,iii)

6(i) Andrew file system(AFS).
5 marks 5466

6(ii) Raymond'sTree based algorithm.
5 marks 5459

6(iii) Code Migration
5 marks 8885

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