Brief Announcement: Leaderless Byzantine Paxos

  • Leslie Lamport
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-24100-0_10

Volume 6950 of the book series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)
Cite this paper as:
Lamport L. (2011) Brief Announcement: Leaderless Byzantine Paxos. In: Peleg D. (eds) Distributed Computing. DISC 2011. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 6950. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg

Abstract

The role of leader in an asynchronous Byzantine agreement algorithm is played by a virtual leader that is implemented using a synchronous Byzantine agreement algorithm.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leslie Lamport
    • 1
  1. 1.Microsoft ResearchUSA