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Consistency as Knowledge

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Consistency conditions for distributed systems (such as eventual consistency) are often formalised by specifying happens-before relationships between read-and write events that must be preserved by the system.

In this talk, I will argue that a natural way to reason about these conditions arises from thinking about what individual nodes know about a given computation.

For this purpose, I will present how eventual consistency can be formalised in term of knowledge.

This talk is part of the Computer Laboratory NetOS Group Talklets series.

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