Design and performance Evaluation of a Fault-Tolerant, Hard-Real-Time, Parallel Processor
The continuing integration of computer systems into critical control applications requires that the systems tolerate any hardware fault which may occur during operations. Additionally, the control stability aspects of these applications require that data operations (such as input, processing, and output) be performed within some bounded real-time constraints. Any missed time deadlines can be viewed as system failures, with results as consequential as hardware failures. Thus contemporary designs must consider both the hardware fault tolerance as well as the deterministic scheduling of real-time tasks.
KeywordsRate Group Network Element Hardware Fault Iteration Rate Minor Frame
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