Aug 24, 2017

The Night Watch by James Mickens is always a good read:

https://www.usenix.org/system/files/1311_05-08_mickens.pdf

Jul 14, 2017

You may be interested in the following:

Practical BFT: http://pmg.csail.mit.edu/papers/osdi99.pdf The Night Watch: https://www.usenix.org/system/files/1311_05-08_mickens.pdf

Generally the idea is to assume that there will be fewer than k failures out of the n nodes you have.

Jul 14, 2017

Accessing memory locations ending in 0x7? Gather round the campfire folks, James Mickens has a story to tell: https://www.usenix.org/system/files/1311_05-08_mickens.pdf

May 07, 2017

Your writing reminds me of https://www.usenix.org/system/files/1311_05-08_mickens.pdf