Object-based group protocol

  • Tomoya Enokido
  • Hiroaki Higaki
  • Makoto Takizawa
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1460)


In traditional group protocols, messages are causally delivered at the network level. In order to reduce the protocol overhead, only messages required to be causally delivered at the application level have to be ordered. The state of the object depends on in what order the requests and responses are exchanged and the requests are computed. In this paper, we define a novel significant precedence order of messages based on the conflicting relation among the requests. We discuss a protocol which supports the significantly ordered delivery of request and response messages.


Precedence Relation Request Message Significant Message Response Message Group Protocol 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tomoya Enokido
    • 1
  • Hiroaki Higaki
    • 1
  • Makoto Takizawa
    • 1
  1. 1.Dept. of Computers and Systems EngineeringTokyo Denki UniversitySaitamaJapan

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