Towards a Generic Reconfigurable Framework for Self-adaptation of Distributed Component-Based Application

Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 488)

Abstract

Software is moving towards evolutionary architectures that are able to easily accommodate changes and integrate new functionality. This is important in a wide range of applications, from plugin-based end user applications to critical applications with high availability requirements. This work presents a component based framework that allows introducing adaptability to the distributed component-based applications. The framework itself is reconfigurable and it based on the classical autonomic control loop Mape-k (Monitoring, Analysis, Planning, and Execution). The paper introduces a prototype framework implementation and its empirical evaluation that shows encouraging results.

Keywords

Dynamic adaptation Distributed systems component-based application Autonomic computing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ouanes Aissaoui
    • 1
  • Fadila Atil
    • 1
  • Abdelkrim Amirat
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceBadji Mokhtar UniversityAnnabaAlgeria
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceMohamed Cherif Messaadia UniversitySouk-AhrasAlgeria

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