Parallel and Distributed Processing
Question 1.What is Parallel Computing?2.Why Use Parallel Computing?3.Where parallel processing is used?4.Write the necessary of parallel processing ?5.Define parallel processing ?6.Describe with block diagram the architectural evolution of parallel / vector processors and parallel computers?7.Explain with diagram the Flynn's classification of various computer architecture?8.Write short note on performance factors and throughput rate ?9.Describe the architecture of vector supercomputer ?10.Define distributed system?11. Write down some goals of the distributed system?12. Differentiate parallel processing with distributed processing ?13.What are the main types of distributed system ?14. Briefly explain distributed system with necessary diagram ?15.What are the roles of middleware in a distributed system ?
NU Year 2015
Question 1.What do you mean by parallel processing ?
NU Year 2012
Question 1.What are the application areas of parallel processing ?
NU Year 2012
Question 3.Distinguish SIMD and MIMD architecture ?
NU Year 2012
Question 1. Describe the physical model of shared memory multiprocessing briefly?
NU Year 2012
Question Define implicit and explicit parallelism ?
NU Year 2012
Question How to parallel processing is accomplished ?
NU Year 2011
Question What are the important issues in parallel processing ?
NU Year 2011
Question Explain general architecture for parallel processing ?
NU Year 2011
Question Mention some advantages of parallel processing ?
NU Year 2010
Question Illustrate and describe briefly the various classes of computer architecture in terms of instruction and data streams introducing by michacl Flinn's ?
NU Year 2010
Question Distinguish between shared memory multiprocessor and message passing multiprocessor ?
NU Year 2010
Question Define cycle per instruction (CPI) and throughput Rate ?
NU Year 2010
Question Write down the characteristics of CISC and RISC architecture?
NU Year 2015
Question Describe the architecture of VAX86000 processor with figure?
NU Year 2015
Question Describe the concept of pipeling of superscalar processor of degree m=3.
NU Year 2015
Question What are the disadvantages of RISC processor ?
NU Year 2015
Question Briefly explain with diagram various categories of Flynn's computer architecture?
NU Year 2014
Question Draw a client-server framework for parallel application and briefly discuss?
NU Year 2014
Question Explain Token Ring algorithm for mutual exclusion ?
NU Year 2014
Question Define distributed data and distributed database ?
NU Year 2014
Question What are the types of data dependency ?Describe in brief.
NU Year 2012
Question Explain with an example the mismatch between software parallelism and hardware parallelism .How mismatch problem can be solved?
NU Year 2012
Question What are the different program flow mechanism ?Define and also differentiate them ?
NU Year 2012
Question WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY DISTRIBUTED?
NU Year 2011
Question Write down the advantage and disadvantage of distributed system over centralized system ?
NU Year 2011
Question Describe briefly the different design issue of a distributed system ?
NU Year 2011
Question What do you mean by RPC?
NU Year 2010
Question Describe the basic RPC operation for parameter passing with necessary diagram ?
NU Year 2011
Question Sketch the basic client-server model with different layer ?
NU Year 2011
Question Discuss with diagram the principle operation of a vector supercomputer ?
NU Year 2010
Question How a baseline network can be generated recursively ?
NU Year 2010
Question Draw and explain "Illiac mesh " , "Torus " and "CCC" network ?
NU Year 2010
Question Define distributed system ?
NU Year 2015
Question Write down the characteristics of distributed system ?
NU Year 2015
Question Explain different design issues of distributed system ?
NU Year 2015
Question Differentiate between loosely coupled and tightly coupled system ?
NU Year 2015
Question describe client server model ?
NU Year 2015
Question Describe the operational model of SIDM computer ?
NU Year 2014
Question Describe the shared memory multiprocessors ( UMA, NUMA and COMA ) ?
NU Year 2014
Question How write conflict can be resolved in PRAM model ?
NU Year 2014
Question Describe the VLIW architecture with diagram ?
NU Year 2012
Question List the architectural families of modern processors .Show and describe the design space for those modern processor families ?
NU Year 2012
Question What are the types of static connection network ? Describe any three types ?
NU Year 2012
Question Write down the Bernstein's condition ?
NU Year 2012
Question describe different various of the PRAM model ,depending on how the memory reads and write are handled ?
NU Year 2011
Question What are the application of distributed database ?
NU Year 2011
Question Analyze conflict about multiple copies of data created in distributed database ?
NU Year 2011
Question What do you mean by logical clock and physical clock ?Why clock synchronization is important ?
NU Year 2010
Question Explain Token Ring algorithm for mutual exclusion ?
NU Year 2010
Question Explain distributed algorithm for deadlock detection ?
NU Year 2010
Question Mention different types of algorithm for deadlock handling in distributed system ?
Question What is parallel processing? What are the application areas of parallel processing?
NU Year 2016
Question Describe the Shared Memory Multiprocessor (UMA,NUMA and COMA)
NU Year 2016
Question Describe the operational model of SIMD computer
NU Year 2016
Question What are the PRAM variants?
NU Year 2016
Question What are the types of data dependency? Describe in brief
NU Year 2016
Question Explain with an example the mismatch between software parallelism and hardware parallelism. How mismatch can be resolved?
NU Year 2016
Question Explain Bernstein's condition for parallel processing.
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Question Explain inclusion, coherence and locality of information stored in memory hierarchy
NU Year 2016
Question Why Intel i860 processor called a super scalar processor?
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Question With diagram describe the functional units of the Intel i860 processor
NU Year 2016
Question How is pipelining implemented in MC 68040 processor?
NU Year 2016
Question Define distributed computing system. What are the advantages of distributed system over centralized system?
NU Year 2016
Question Write down the issues in designing a distributed operating system
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Question Describe workstation-server model
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Question Why are distributed computing system gaining popularity?
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Question Describe the centralized approach for mutual exclusion.
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Question Explain NFS layer structure
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Question In a distributed system, distinguish between iterative lookup and automatic lookup
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Question What is the advantage of "wound-wait" algorithm in dead lock prevention?
NU Year 2016
Question Write short notes (any four):- (a) TLB; (b) Bully Election Algorithm; (c) TMR; (d) Grain Packing; (e) CMH algorithm; (f) Stateless and Statefull Server.
NU Year 2016