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Self-Adaptive Applications Using ADL Contracts

  • Leonardo Cardoso
  • Alexandre Sztajnberg
  • Orlando Loques
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3996)

Abstract

This paper presents a comprehensive approach to facilitate the specification, deployment and self-management of application architectures having context-sensitive non-functional requirements. The approach is centered on high-level contracts, associated to architectural descriptions, which are used to specify execution context requirements and to control configuration adaptations in the application supporting infrastructure. A videoconference application is used to present the proposal’s relevant features and to evaluate the approach through an implementation.

Keywords

Service Level Agreement Overlay Network Resource Agent Application Architecture Video Flow 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonardo Cardoso
    • 1
  • Alexandre Sztajnberg
    • 2
  • Orlando Loques
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto de ComputaçãoUniversidade Federal Fluminanse (UFF)NiteróiBrazil
  2. 2.DICC/IME and PEL/FENUniversidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (UERJ)Maracanã, Rio de JaneiroBrazil

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