Component Reconfiguration in the Presence of Conflicts

  • Roberto Di Cosmo
  • Jacopo Mauro
  • Stefano Zacchiroli
  • Gianluigi Zavattaro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7966)

Abstract

Components are traditionally modeled as black-boxes equipped with interfaces that indicate provided/required ports and, often, also conflicts with other components that cannot coexist with them. In modern tools for automatic system management, components become grey-boxes that show relevant internal states and the possible actions that can be acted on the components to change such state during the deployment and reconfiguration phases. However, state-of-the-art tools in this field do not support a systematic management of conflicts. In this paper we investigate the impact of conflicts by precisely characterizing the increment of complexity on the reconfiguration problem.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roberto Di Cosmo
    • 1
  • Jacopo Mauro
    • 2
  • Stefano Zacchiroli
    • 1
  • Gianluigi Zavattaro
    • 2
  1. 1.Sorbonne Paris Cité, PPS, UMR 7126, CNRSUniv Paris DiderotParisFrance
  2. 2.Focus TeamUniv of Bologna/INRIABolognaItaly

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