Starting from the academic year 2010-2011 this course is switched-off. Only the students that enrolled in the past may take this exam.

As there are no more lectures, there will not be any homework. The exam is organized as a written test (4 hours) split in three parts:
- (part A) network programming in C language - writing pieces of C programs
- (part B) web programming with ASP/JS - writing web pages with HTML/ASP/JS
- (part C) architettures, protocols and data formats for distributed systems - open questions about these topics

During parts A and B the student may use the course's handouts while for part C it will not be possible to use any text.

In each academic year, the following exam sessions will be available:

UPDATE ON 6/12/2012

Following the decisions of the POLITO administration, exams for this course will take place for the last time in the AY 2012-2013. Moreover the "laureandi" sessions have been cancelled and thus the new exam schedule is as follows:

Module: Distributed Programming I

Code: 01MQP

Teaching period: none
(last = II emisemester 2009-10)

Exam results:
Course material

Lecture handouts:

  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] architectures for distributed systems
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] network programming with sockets
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] programming web applications
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] the HTTP protocol
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] the HTML language
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] CSS (Cascading Style Sheets)
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] the JavaScript language
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] HTML forms
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] Javascript regular expressions
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] programming in ASP
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] integrating web and DBMS
  • [ 2x, 3x, 6x ] the MIME format

Sample programs (mentioned in the handouts):

  • ZIP archive ( 21KB, last updated on Thursday, 07-Jul-2011 16:54:59 CEST)

Other documentation:

Exam rules
  • read the text at the top of the page
  • dates of the next exam sessions; remember that booking via the teaching portal is compulsory
Prof. Antonio Lioy
Politecnico di Torino
Dip. Automatica e Informatica
e-mail: lioy at polito dot it
phone: +39-011-090-7021
office: DAUIN, III floor, zone A (just above the Students' Office)
Teaching assistant:
Ing. Marco D. Aime
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