Question Paper: Parallel And Distributed Systems Question Paper - Dec 17 - Computer Engineering (Semester 8) - Mumbai University (MU)

Parallel And Distributed Systems - Dec 17

Computer Engineering (Semester 8)

Total marks: 80
Total time: 3 Hours
(1) Question 1 is compulsory.
(2) Attempt any three from the remaining questions.
(3) Draw neat diagrams wherever necessary.

1.a. How Pipeline Architecture is different from Array Processor architecture?
(5 marks) 8824

1.b. Explain the various types of Parallel Programming Models?
(5 marks) 8699

1.c. Explain a method of Dynamic Instruction scheduling for minimizing hazards.
(5 marks) 8727

1.d. Explain Dataflow Computer with examples.
(5 marks) 5419

2.a. Explain different types of pipeline Hazards and the techniques used to eliminate those hazards.
(10 marks) 8712

2.b. Describe Architectural Model of Distributed System with neat diagram.
(10 marks) 8848

3.a. Discuss in detail the various performance metrics in parallel computing.
(10 marks) 8701

3.b. Explain Lamport's Distributed Mutual Algorithm.
(10 marks) 8866

4.a. Explain Matrix Multiplication on SIMD.
(10 marks) 8838

4.b. Discuss File caching for Distributed Algorithm.
(10 marks) 8889

5.a. Compare and contrast Task Assignment, Load Balancing and Load Sharing approaches.
(10 marks) 8861

5.b. Explain call Semantics of RPC.
(10 marks) 5440

6.a. Describe any one Election algorithm in detail with an example.
(10 marks) 5460

6.b. Explain File Accessing Models.
(10 marks) 8893

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