Case Study I: Reliability of Monitoring Platforms

  • Clarissa Cassales Marquezan
  • Lisandro  Zambenedetti Granville
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Computer Science book series (BRIEFSCOMPUTER)


Monitoring is essential in modern network management to identify problems in underlying communication infrastructures of modern organizations. However, current monitoring systems are unable to recover their internal faulty entities forcing the network administrator to manually fix the occasionally broken monitoring solution. This case study, therefore, address this issue by introducing a self-healing monitoring solution following the principles of Self-* P2P design. The proposed solution combines the availability and communication transparency provided by P2P-based overlays with self-healing properties following the principles proposed for the self-* P2P design. The solution here presented considers a scenario of a monitoring system for a Network Access Control (NAC) installation.


Self-healing P2P Design Cooperation Management overlay Monitoring platform Crash fault Recovery Management services 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Clarissa Cassales Marquezan
    • 1
  • Lisandro  Zambenedetti Granville
    • 2
  1. 1.PalunoUniversity of Duisburg-EssenEssenGermany
  2. 2.Institute of InformaticsFederal University of Rio Grande do SulPorto AlegreBrazil

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