Towards an Adaptive Supervision of Distributed Systems

  • Cédric Herpson
  • Vincent Corruble
  • Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 382)


The traditional, centralized, approach to supervision is challenged when communications between supervision and supervised systems become either slow, disrupted or too costly. To obtain a supervision system that is able to dynamically adapt itself to the communications’ state, we propose to distribute the supervision process through several autonomous agents. To evaluate our approach, we made experiments on a simulator for distributed systems using three different supervision approaches. Results show that our agent’s decision model does lead to a relevant autonomous supervision in distributed systems where a short response time prevails over a limited repair extra-cost.


Short Response Time Execution Cost Precedence Graph Supervision System Supervise System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cédric Herpson
    • 1
  • Vincent Corruble
    • 1
  • Amal El Fallah Seghrouchni
    • 1
  1. 1.LIP6Université Pierre et Marie CurieParisFrance

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