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Role of VDM(++) in the development of a real-time tracking and tracing system

  • E. H. Dürr
  • E. M. Dusink
Industrial Usage Reports
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 670)

Abstract

This article describes our experience with the use of the formal specification languages VDM and VDM++, in the evolutionary development of a real-time distributed system for the tracing and tracking of load-units in combined road-rail traffic.

Keywords

Proof Obligation Freight Transport Object Orient Design Alarm Message Irish School 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. H. Dürr
    • 1
    • 2
  • E. M. Dusink
    • 1
  1. 1.Cap Gemini InnovationRijswijkThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Department for Computers and PhysicsUtrecht UniversityThe Netherlands

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