Autonomic Computing: Principles, Design and Implementation by Philippe Lalanda, Julie A. McCann, Ada Diaconescu

By Philippe Lalanda, Julie A. McCann, Ada Diaconescu

Autonomic computing is altering the way in which software program platforms are being constructed, introducing the aim of self-managed computing structures with minimum desire for human input.

This easy-to-follow, classroom-tested textbook/reference presents a realistic point of view on autonomic computing. during the mixed use of examples and hands-on initiatives, the ebook permits the reader to speedily achieve an figuring out of the theories, types, layout ideas and demanding situations of this topic whereas construction upon their present wisdom; therefore reinforcing the options of autonomic computing and self-management.

Topics and features:

* presents a based and complete advent to autonomic computing with a software program engineering perspective
* Supported through a downloadable studying setting and resource code that permits scholars to strengthen, execute, and try out autonomic purposes at an linked website
* provides the most recent details on recommendations imposing self-monitoring, self-knowledge, decision-making and self-adaptation
* Discusses the demanding situations to comparing an autonomic method, supporting the reader in designing checks and metrics that may be used to match autonomic computing systems
* reports the main proper resources of proposal for autonomic computing, with guidelines in the direction of extra wide uniqueness literature
* excellent for a 10-week lecture programme

This concise primer and functional consultant may be of significant use to scholars, researchers and practitioners alike, demonstrating tips on how to larger architect powerful but versatile software program structures in a position to assembly the computing calls for for at the present time and sooner or later.

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