He is reading it at the moment and keeps telling me how much he loves this book.
If you are interested in programming distributed systems, don't miss this--there is no other book that covers the ground anywhere near as well!
Additionally, there are clear descriptions of how these patterns work together to solve real problems.
Got this as a Christmas gift for my boyfriend. He is reading it at the moment and keeps telling me how much he loves this book. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Halle Baird
This is an excellent book, but the patterns (Connector, Acceptor, Acceptor-Connector, Reactor, Proactor, Half Sync-Half Async ..... Read morePublished on August 19, 2008 by Game Ignition Incorporated
I recently finished reading Pattern Oriented Software Architecture Vol 2: Patterns for Networked and Concurrent Objects. Read morePublished on August 10, 2006 by Tahir Hashmi
If you really want to understand concurrent networked systems, this is the book. It codifies things that have only been known as "black magic" in the past. Read morePublished on March 9, 2006 by Sanjay K. Aiyagari
This book summarizes some important distributed systems patterns researchers have identified in recent years. Read morePublished on April 8, 2005 by Nobody's Business
Big problems really are different from small problems. Solutions to small problems rarely scale well - the big solution often has to be different in kind from the small one. Read morePublished on October 27, 2004 by wiredweird
Doug Schmidt is a world authority on Corba and a helpful and unassuming person; so I was eager to get this book since he is listed as one of four co-authors. Read morePublished on March 15, 2004 by Anil Philip
This book is very sepecific to ACE. It contains very good information about Reactor, Connector,Acceptor and Service patterns. Read morePublished on November 17, 2002
It's a great topic for a book - concurrent network programming.
Although the documented patterns suit server and client applications, I would have prefered to see them treated... Read more