Computing Systems 1991

A quarterly publication of the USENIX Association

Volume 4 • Number 4 • Fall 1991

USENIX Association and Editorial Board

Greetings! by Michael D. O'Dell, Editor-in-Chief

A Comparison of Two Distributed Systems: Amoeba and Sprite by Fred Douglis, Matsushita Information Technology Laboratory; John K. Ousterhout, University of California, Berkeley; M. Frans Kaashoek and Andrew S. Tanenbaum, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Software Design Laboratory by Jonathan M. Smith, University of Pennsylvania

Swift: Using Distributed Disk Striping to Provide High I/O Data Rates by Luis-Felipe Cabrera, IBM Almaden Research Center; Darrell D.E. Long, University of California, Santa Cruz

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