CSCI 7818: Meddling with Middleware
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General Information

Early class meetings will be devoted to presentations by students on various middleware topics. Later meetings will be focused on discussions of the experiences gained from designing and implementing distributed systems based on middleware technologies. Course work will include readings and presentations, as well as design and implementation projects. Grading will be based on presentations, class participation, and a paper summarizing the project experiences. No exams will be given.


Dennis Heimbigner ( and Alexander Wolf (


Graduate standing. Good working knowledge of C, C++, or Java.


Wednesdays 16.00-18.30
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