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Introduction

  • Peter Alan Lee
  • Thomas Anderson
Part of the Dependable Computing and Fault-Tolerant Systems book series (DEPENDABLECOMP, volume 3)

Abstract

There have been many technological advances in the organization and construction of computing systems, and developments are still progressing at a rapid pace. Hardware developments are producing systems with ever decreasing cost and size, and with increasing power and complexity. Since computers are an inherent part of many aspects of present day life it is clear that these advances and developments will give added impetus to the utilization of computer systems in many different areas.

Keywords

Hardware Component Hardware System Design Fault Fault Removal Fault Prevention 
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© Springer-Verlag/Wien 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Alan Lee
    • 1
  • Thomas Anderson
    • 1
  1. 1.Computing LaboratoryUniversity of Newcastle upon TyneUK

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