Scout: A communications-oriented operating system

Allen B. Montz, David Mosberger, Sean W. O'Malley, Larry L. Peterson, Todd A. Proebsting

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Scout is new communication-centric operating system. The principle scout abstraction (the path) is an attempt to capture all of the operating system infrastructure necessary to insure that a given network connection can achieve high and predictable performance in the face of other connections and other system loads.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages4
StatePublished - 1995
EventProceedings of the 5th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems (HOTOS-V) - Orcas Island, WA, USA
Duration: May 4 1995May 5 1995


OtherProceedings of the 5th Workshop on Hot Topics in Operating Systems (HOTOS-V)
CityOrcas Island, WA, USA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Computer Science


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