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Title Dependable systems : software, computing, networks : research results of the DICS program / Jürg Kohlas, Bertrand Meyer, André Schiper (eds.)
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 294 pages) : illustrations
Series LNCS sublibrary. SL 2, Programming and software engineering
Lecture notes in computer science, 0302-9743 ; 4028. State-of-the-art survey
LNCS sublibrary. SL 2, Programming and software engineering.
Lecture notes in computer science ; 4028
Lecture notes in computer science. State-of-the-art survey.
Contents Surveys -- Dependable software -- Dependable computing -- Dependable networks
Summary Modern civilization relies on a functioning information infrastructure. As a result, dependability has become a central issue in all disciplines of systems engineering and software architecture. Theories, methods and tools that help to master the problems encountered in the design process and the management of operations are therefore of utmost importance for the future of information and communication technology. The present volume documents the results of a research program on Dependable Information and Communication Systems (DICS). The members of the project met in two workshops organized by the Hasler Foundation. This state-of-the-art survey contains 3 overview articles identifying major issues of dependability and presenting the latest solutions, as well as 10 carefully selected and revised papers depicting the research results originating from those workshops. The first workshop took place in Münchenwiler, Switzerland, in March 2004, and the second workshop, which marked the conclusion of the projects, in Löwenberg, Switzerland, in October 2005. The papers are organized in topical sections on surveys, dependable software, dependable computing, and dependable networks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Computer software -- Reliability -- Research.
Computer systems -- Reliability -- Research.
Computer networks -- Reliability -- Research.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Kohlas, Jürg, 1939-
Meyer, Bertrand, 1950-
Schiper, André, 1949-
LC no. 2006929805
ISBN 9783540368236
354036823X
3540368213
9783540368212
Other Titles DICS
Dependable information and communications systems