Departmental Papers (CIS)

Date of this Version

January 1991

Document Type

Conference Paper


Copyright 1991 IEEE. Reprinted from Twelfth Proceedings of the IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS), December 1991, pages 43-52.

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This paper presents language constructs for the expression of timing and concurrency requirements in distributed real-time programs. The programming paradigm combines an object-based paradigm for the specification of shared resources, a distributed transaction-based paradigm for the specification of application processes, and explicit timing constraint expression. An implementation of the language constructs with real-time scheduling and locking for concurrency control is also described.



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