|CSL-81-8_Information_Storage_in_a_Decentralized_Computer_System.pdf||Information Storage in a Decentralized
David K. Gifford
Information Storage in a Decentralized
by David K. Gifford
CSL-81-8 June 1981; Revised March 1982
Abstract: See page x.
This report is a slightly revised version of a dissertation submitted to the Department of
Electrical Engineering and the Committee on Graduate Studies of Stanford University in
partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
CR categories: 4.33. 4.35. 3.73
Key words and phrases: file system, information storage, reference, transaction, location,
replication, suite, representative, quorum, reconfiguration, protection, cryptographic sealing,
key, seal, unseal.
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