The course is based on the books of:
- Van Steen, Maarten, and Andrew S. Tanenbaum. Distributed systems. Leiden, The Netherlands: Maarten van Steen, 2017.
- Sukumar Ghosh: Distributed systems an algorithmic approach, 2nd edition, Chapman&Hall/CRC, 2015.
- Menasce DA, Almeida VA, Dowdy LW, Dowdy L. Performance by design: computer capacity planning by example. Prentice Hall Professional; 2004.
Any other distributed systems textbook covering the topics of the course is also possible to use. Supplementary material will be provided during the course as needed.