• Udo Voges
Part of the Dependable Computing and Fault-Tolerant Systems book series (DEPENDABLECOMP, volume 2)


Dependable computing is an issue which was already of much concern before this term got accepted and more widely used [Laprie 1985]. Especially the aspects of safety and reliability made the application of fault tolerance techniques necessary, since complete fault avoidance was impossible to achieve in general applications.


Fault Tolerance Serial Execution Reliable Computing Dependable Computing Software Diversity 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Udo Voges
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  1. 1.Kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbHKarlsruheFederal Republic of Germany

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