Distributed Systems

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Thematic Area Title and Description

 

This thematic area focuses on the planning, designing, building and managing corporate computing systems; as well as people involved with the design, implementation and maintenance of telecommunication networks. It invloves Distributed Applications, Telecommunications and Internet Technology, Cloud and Grid Computing  and Management of Network Infrastructure.

Degree Courses or Units

Undergraduate

Code

Course Title

CSC123

Data Communications

CSC213

Computer Architecture

CSC214

Digital Electronics

CSC217

Web Programming and Applications

CSC223

Operating Systems

CSC225

Computer Networks

CSC226

Computer Systems and Networking Lab

CSC315

Distributed Systems

CSC322

Network and Distributed Programming

CSC411

Computer Network Security

CSC423

Wireless Networks and Mobile Computing

CSC431

Network Management

CSC432

Service-oriented Computing

CSC433

Multimedia Technologies

CSC461

Performance Modelling

CSC462

Advanced Computer Architecture

CSC463

Embedded Systems

Postgraduate

MSc in Distributed Computing Technology

Code

Title

CCC 501

Research Methodology

CCC 502

ICT Project Management

CCC 503

Product Design and Entrepreneurship

CDT 501

Communication Networks Technologies

CDT 502

Distributed Computing Architectures

CDT 503

Computing Systems Security

CDT 504

Distributed Computing Services

CDT 505

Performance Analysis and System Optimization

CDT 506

Real Time and Embedded Systems

CDT 507

Computer Forensics and Cyber Security

CDT 508

Distributed Software Development and Integration

Projects

Thematic Head: Prof William Okelo-Odongo    
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S/No Name   Specialization Undergrad Courses taught PostgradCourses taught
1 Prof. W. Okelo Odongo Distributed  computing CSC411, CSC216, CSC431

ICS610, ICS636

ICS831 

2 Mr. E.M.Ayienga Distributed computing CSC123, SBB608, CSC423 ICS614 
3 Ms. C.A. Ronge Distributed computing CSC225, CSC121  
4 Dr. E.O.Abade Distributed computing CSC121, CSC322 ICS805
5 Mr. A.M.Kahonge Distributed computing CSC217, CSC451 ICS622

 

Career Opportunities

Distributed Systems Engineers and Technologist to plan, design, build, manage corporate computing systems, ISP and TSP networks and services

Projects

Distributed Systems and Networks - Web-based technologies and applications, service-based technologies and applications, grid computing, cloud computing, Wireless Networks, Security, Internet

News

Events

Thematic Pictures

Switches in the server room and Ethernet cables

Others

Recent MSc Projects - 2012

 

P56/7549/2006

MBUGUA  PURITY NJERI

F

Internet Child Safety

Mr Andrew Mwaura

 

P56/P/8344/2003

KIHUHA  CYRUS KAMAU

M

Distributed System Firewall Intrusion Monitoring And Reporting Using E-Mail And Sms.

Mr Andrew Mwaura

 

P56/P/7295/2005

KATHALE  PAUL MUTINDA

M

Impact Of Quality Of Web Service On Consumer Perception Toward Adoption Of E-Service Delivery Technologies Among Online Kenyan Consumers

MS Christine Ronge

 

P56/70488/2007

CAROLINE WARUI

F

An intelligent backoff scheme for IEEE 802.11 wireless LAN

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P56/P/8259/2001

KAMUNYA SAMUEL MUTHEE

M

Mobile agents in network Management

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P56/8278/2001

GITHEHU KINU

M

Enterprise Application Integration Using Web Sevices

Mr Andrew Mwaura

 

P56/70452/2007

SIGEI  DANIEL KIPNG'ETIDGE

M

Enterprise Information Security Architecture: A Survey Of The Prevalent Models

Mr Andrew Mwaura

 

P58/70475/2008

OBARE  STEPHEN OTIENO

M

Performance Evaluation Of Scalable Ip-Address Lookup For Ipv6

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P58/70472/2008

ADONGO  MICHAEL ONDEJA

M

Automated Multiagent-Based Interoperator Billing And Payment System.

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P58/70504/2008

KIRUI  RONALD KIPYEGON

M

Agents Based Control And Coordination For A Distributed Wireless Sensor Network To Maximize Field Life.

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P58/62085/2010

MULONGO  ABIUD WAKHANU

M

Energy Efficient Communications in Ad Hoc Wireless Sensor Networks for Environmental Monitoring

Mr Eric Ayienga

 

P58/61426/2010

NJUGUNA  PETER NGERU

M

GPS Based Motor Vehicle Accident Detection and Reporting Solution

Mr Andrew Mwaura

 

News and Events

Community Outreach

Contact Us

P. O. Box 30197 - 00100 GPO Nairobi
School of Computing & Informatics Building
Chiromo Campus, off Riverside Drive
University of Nairobi
Tel: +254-4447870,
       +254-4446543,
       +254-4446544
Fax: +254-4447870
Email: director-sci@uonbi.ac.ke

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