New Results in Dependability and Computer Systems

Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Dependability and Complex Systems DepCoS-RELCOMEX, September 9-13, 2013, Brunów, Poland

  • Wojciech Zamojski
  • Jacek Mazurkiewicz
  • Jarosław Sugier
  • Tomasz Walkowiak
  • Janusz Kacprzyk

Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 224)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages 1-13
  2. Razvan-Mihai Aciu, Horia Ciocarlie
    Pages 1-10
  3. Fernando Dettoni, Lau Cheuk Lung, Aldelir Fernando Luiz
    Pages 131-140
  4. Ernest Edifor, Martin Walker, Neil Gordon
    Pages 141-151
  5. Feras Hanandeh, Yaser Quasmeh
    Pages 215-224

About these proceedings

Introduction

DepCoS – RELCOMEX is an annual series of conferences organized by the Institute of Computer Engineering, Control and Robotics (CECR), Wrocław University of Technology, since 2006. Its idea came from the heritage of the other two cycles of events: RELCOMEX Conferences (1977 – 89) and Microcomputer Schools (1985 – 95) which were then organized by the Institute of Engineering Cybernetics, the previous name of CECR. In contrast to those preceding meetings focused on the conventional reliability analysis, the DepCoS mission is to develop a more comprehensive approach to computer system performability which is now commonly called dependability.

Contemporary technical systems are integrated unities of technical, information, organization, software and human resources. Diversity of the processes being realized in the system, their concurrency and their reliance on in-system intelligence significantly impedes construction of strict mathematical models and calls for application of intelligent and soft computing methods.

The submissions included in this volume illustrate variety of problems that need to be explored in the dependability analysis: methodologies and practical tools for modelling, design and simulation of the systems, security and confidentiality in information processing, specific issues of heterogeneous, today often wireless, computer networks, or management of transportation networks.

 

 

Keywords

Complex Systems Dependability Intelligent and Soft Computing Maintenance Networks Reliability Transport

Editors and affiliations

  • Wojciech Zamojski
    • 1
  • Jacek Mazurkiewicz
    • 2
  • Jarosław Sugier
    • 3
  • Tomasz Walkowiak
    • 4
  • Janusz Kacprzyk
    • 5
  1. 1., Institute of Computer EngineeringWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland
  2. 2., Institute of Computer EngineeringWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland
  3. 3., Institute of Computer EngineeringWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland
  4. 4., Institute of Computer EngineeringWrocław University of TechnologyWrocławPoland
  5. 5., Systems Research InstitutePolish Academy of SciencesWarszawaPoland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-00945-2
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-00944-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-00945-2
  • Series Print ISSN 2194-5357
  • Series Online ISSN 2194-5365
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