Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Dependability Engineering

Edited by Fausto Pedro García Márquez

University of Castile-La Mancha

Co-editor:

Mayorkinos Papaelias

Birmingham University

The new technology and system communication advances are being employed in any system, being more complex. The system dependability considers the technical complexity, size, and interdependency of the system. The stochastic characteristic together with the complexity of the systems as dependability requires to be under control the Reliability, Availability, Maintainability, and Safety (RAMS). The dependability contemplates, therefore, the faults/failures, downtimes, stoppages, worker errors, etc. Dependability also refers to emergent properties, i.e., properties generated indirectly from other systems by the system analyzed. Dependability, understood as general description of system performance, requires advanced analytics that are considered in this book. Dependability management and engineering are covered with case studies and best practices. The diversity of the issues will be covered from algorithms, mathematical models, and software engineering, by design methodologies and technical or practical solutions. This book intends to provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of the current state of the art, case studies, hardware and software solutions, analytics, and data science in dependability engineering.

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Dependability EngineeringEdited by Fausto Pedro García Márquez

Published: June 6th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/68108

ISBN: 978-1-78923-259-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-258-5

Copyright year: 2018

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1. Introductory Chapter: Introduction to Dependability Engineering

By Fausto Pedro García Márquez and Mayorkinos Papaelias

200

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2. Modeling Strategies to Improve the Dependability of Cloud Infrastructures

By Erica Teixeira Gomes de Sousa and Fernando Antonio Aires Lins

194

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3. Continuous Anything for Distributed Research Projects

By Simon Volpert, Frank Griesinger and Jörg Domaschka

199

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4. Software Fault Injection: A Practical Perspective

By Lena Feinbube, Lukas Pirl and Andreas Polze

401

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5. Stochastic Reward Net-based Modeling Approach for Availability Quantification of Data Center Systems

By Tuan Anh Nguyen, Dugki Min and Eunmi Choi

264

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6. Reliability and Aging Analysis on SRAMs Within Microprocessor Systems

By Taizhi Liu, Chang-Chih Chen and Linda Milor

154

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7. Advances in Engineering Software for Multicore Systems

By Ali Jannesari

167

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8. Modeling Quality of Service Techniques for Packet-Switched Networks

By Wlodek M. Zuberek and Dariusz Strzeciwilk

166

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9. Discretization of Random Fields Representing Material Properties and Distributed Loads in FORM Analysis

By Ireneusz Czmoch

172

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10. Energy Savings in EAF Steelmaking by Process Simulation and Data-Science Modeling on the Reproduced Results

By Panagiotis Sismanis

270

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11. Use of Renewable Energy for Electrification of Rural Community to Stop Migration of Youth from Rural Area to Urban: A Case Study of Tanzania

By Urbanus F Melkior, Josef Tlustý and Zdeněk Müller

230

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12. Time Series and Renewable Energy Forecasting

By Mahmoud Ghofrani and Anthony Suherli

207

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