DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-11476-2_3
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Abstract: Due to their capability to hide the complexity generated by the messages exchanged between processes, shared objects are one of the main abstractions provided to the developers of distributed applications. Among all the shared objects, the register object is fundamental. Several protocols have been proposed to build fault resilient registers on top of message-passing system, but, unfortunately, failure are not the only challenge in modern distributed systems. New issues arise from the dynamicity introduced in …

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