Bettini, Lorenzo and De Nicola, Rocco Mobile Distributed Programming in X-Klaim. In: Formal Methods for Mobile Computing. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 3465 . Springer, pp. 29-68. ISBN 3-540-25697-0 (2005)Full text not available from this repository.
Network-aware computing has called for new programming languages that exploit the mobility paradigm as a basic interaction mechanism. In this paper we present X-Klaim, an experimental programming language specifically designed to program distributed systems composed of several components interacting through multiple distributed tuple spaces and mobile code. The language consists of a set of coordination primitives inspired by Linda, a set of operators for building processes borrowed from process algebras and a few classical constructs for sequential programming. X-Klaim naturally supports programming with explicit localities; these are first-class data that can be manipulated like any other data, and coordination primitives that permit controlling interactions among located processes. Via a series of examples, we show that many mobile code programming paradigms can be naturally implemented by means of the considered language.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Funders:||This work has been funded by EU-FET on Global Computing, project MIKADO IST-2001-32222 and project AGILE IST-2001-32747.|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Research Area:||Computer Science and Applications|
|Depositing User:||Rocco De Nicola|
|Date Deposited:||06 Jun 2011 13:31|
|Last Modified:||11 Jul 2011 14:36|
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