2012

Resilience Assessment and Evaluation of Computing Systems

ISBN: 978-3-642-29031-2 (Print) 978-3-642-29032-9 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Introduction and Motivating Examples

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-24

      Fault Tolerance and Resilience: Meanings, Measures and Assessment

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      Pages 25-40

      Resilience in Mobile Networks: A Need and a Challenge

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      Pages 41-63

      Assessing Dependability and Resilience in Critical Infrastructures: Challenges and Opportunities

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      Pages 65-81

      Providing Dependability and Resilience in the Cloud: Challenges and Opportunities

  3. Modelling Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-113

      Phase-Type Distributions

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      Pages 115-149

      Scalable Stochastic Modelling for Resilience

  4. Model-Driven Prediction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 151-151

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      Pages 153-165

      Modelling and Model-Based Assessment

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      Pages 167-183

      Software Aging and Rejuvenation for Increased Resilience: Modeling, Analysis and Applications

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      Pages 185-202

      Online Prediction: Four Case Studies

  5. Measurement and Metrics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 203-203

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      Pages 205-211

      Foundations of Metrology in the Observation of Critical Systems

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      Pages 213-237

      Field Studies on Resilience: Measurements and Repositories

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      Pages 239-261

      Failure Diagnosis of Complex Systems

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      Pages 263-281

      Fault Injection

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      Pages 283-301

      Resilience Benchmarking

  6. Testing Techniques

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 303-303

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      Pages 305-322

      Resilience Assessment Based on Performance Testing

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      Pages 323-339

      Robustness Testing Techniques and Tools

  7. Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 341-341

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      Pages 343-364

      Case Study: Mobile Networks

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      Pages 365-390

      Case Study on Critical Infrastructures: Assessment of Electric Power Systems

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      Pages 391-412

      Providing Dependability and Performance in the Cloud: Case Studies

  8. Conclusions and Outlook

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 413-413

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      Pages 415-439

      Future of Resilience Assessment: The AMBER Research Roadmap

  9. Back Matter

    Pages 441-489