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Title Structure for dependability : computer-based systems from an interdisciplinary perspective / Denis Besnard, Cristina Gacek and Cliff B. Jones (eds.).
Imprint London : Springer, 2006.

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Series AIP series in modern acoustics and signal processing.
Subject Software engineering.
Reliability (Engineering)
Human-computer interaction.
Alt Name Besnard, Denis, 1970-
Gacek, Cristina, 1964-
Jones, C. B. (Cliff B.), 1944-
Description 1 online resource (xii, 305 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Provides an overview of the work in dependable computer-based systems. Topics include fault tolerance, evolution, software development, HCI, architecture certification, dependability arguments, organisations diagrams, time and procedures. This book is useful for system developers, stakeholders, decision makers, policymakers and academics.
Contents The role of structure: a dependability perspective -- The role of structure: a software engineering perspective -- System Properties -- Structuring evolution: on the evolution of socio-technical systems -- Time bands in systems structure -- Human Components -- Procedures, programs and their impact on dependability -- Cognitive conflicts in dynamic systems -- Systems Descriptions -- Architectural description of dependable software systems -- Computational diagrammatics: diagrams and structure -- Ethnography and the social structure of work -- Faults, errors and failures in communications: a systems theory perspective on organisational structure -- Guaranteeing Dependability -- Security implications of structure -- The structure of software development thought -- On the use of diverse arguments to increase confidence in dependability claims -- Qualitative analysis of dependability argument structure.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781846281112
1846281113
1846281105 (pbk.)
9781846281105
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/b138838
OCLC # 262691742
Link Springer e-books
Additional Format Print version: Structure for dependability. London : Springer, 2006 1846281105 9781846281105 (OCoLC)62226113



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