The Clouds distributed operating system

P. Dasgupta, R.J. LeBlanc, M. Ahamad, U. Ramachandran
1991 Computer  
Clouds is a native operating system for a distributed environment. The Clouds operating system is built on top of a kernel called Ra. Ra ís a second generation kernel derived from our experience with the first version of the Clouds operating system. Rø is a minimal, flexible kernel that provides a framework for implementing a variety of distributed operating systems. This paper presents the Clouds paradigm and a brief overview of its first implementation. We then present the details of the Rø
more » ... rnel, the rationale for its design, and the system services that constitute the Clouds operating system.
doi:10.1109/2.116849 fatcat:bkfhux2msbfc5cn3skt7d33ubq