A Decision Support Framework for Crisis Management

  • Daouda KamissokoEmail author
  • Pascale Zaraté
  • François Pérès
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 184)


This paper deals with the development of a Decision Support System (DSS) for infrastructure network vulnerability analysis in the natural disaster context. The developed DSS named VESTA supports dynamic modelling and interdependence modelling. The issues in this particular decision context are identified. Characteristics to be respected and the software architecture are also presented. The strengths of the DSS and its functionalities are highlighted. It calculates parameters by a simulation based on a vulnerability model. This paper discusses the implementation granularities of and the use of such a DSS.


Decision Support System UML Database Disaster Infrastructure Network Vulnerability 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daouda Kamissoko
    • 1
    Email author
  • Pascale Zaraté
    • 2
  • François Pérès
    • 1
  1. 1.IRIT/SMACToulouse Cedex 9France
  2. 2.TarbesFrance

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