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Modeling Real-Time Systems — Challenges and Work Directions

  • Joseph Sifakis
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2211)

Abstract

The evolution of information sciences and technologies is characterized by the extensive integration of embedded components in systems used in various application areas, from telecommunications to automotive, manufacturing, medical applications, e-commerce etc. In most cases, embedded components are real-time systems that continuously interact with other systems and the physical world. Integration and continuous interaction of software and hardware components makes the assurance of global quality a major issue in system design. The failure of a component may have catastrophic consequences on systems performance, security, safety, availability etc.

Keywords

Application Software Execution Model Controller Synthesis Time Progress Work Direction 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph Sifakis
    • 1
  1. 1.VerimagGièresFrance

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