Distributed Real-Time Systems
Links for Distributed Real-Time System research etc.


OMG, CORBA, UML: www.omg.org
Homepage for the Object Management Group, who defined both the CORBA and the UML standard.

POSA (Pattern Oriented Software Architecture): www.posa.uci.edu
POSA1+POSA2 support site containing supplementary material related to the POSA books,
Pattern Oriented Software Architecture (Volume 1 + 2).

ACE: The ADAPTIVE Communication Environment: www.cs.wustl.edu/~schmidt/ACE.html
The ADAPTIVE Communication Environment (ACE) is a freely available, open-source object-oriented (OO)
framework that implements many core patterns for concurrent communication software.

TAO: Real-time Corba with TAO (The Ace Orb): http://www.cs.wustl.edu/~schmidt/TAO.html
A real-time Corba orb build on top of the ACE framework.

LPD: Distributed Programming Laboratory: lpdwww.epfl.ch
LPD is a laboratory at EPFA (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne).
Research at the Distributed Programming Laboratory is centered around the DACE (Distributed Asynchronous Computing
Environment) umbrella project. The official goal of this project is to design and implement a library for genuinely distributed computing.

FlexRay Consortium: http://www.flexray-group.com/
New communication bus standard for automotive applications supporting both time-triggering and even-triggering.

Real-Time Systems Research Group at the Vienna University of Technology: http://www.vmars.tuwien.ac.at
Real-time research group, reseaching in Time-triggered systems.

TTA Group Forum: http://www.ttagroup.org/
Industry consortium for time-triggered systems.

Smart Pointer Pattern
A good explanation of different smart pointer types.

SBC + Ontime documentation: