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On hierarchical design of computer systems for critical applications

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1 Author(s)
Neumann, P.G. ; SRI Int., Menlo Park, CA, USA

Considers the design of computer systems that must be trusted to satisfy simultaneously a variety of critical requirements such as human safety, fault tolerance, high availability, security, privacy, integrity, and timely responsiveness, and that must continue to do so throughout maintenance and long-term evolution. Hierarchical abstraction is shown to provide the basis for successive layers of trust with respect to the full set of critical requirements, explicitly reflecting differing degrees of criticality.

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Software Engineering, IEEE Transactions on  (Volume:SE-12 ,  Issue: 9 )

Date of Publication:

Sept. 1986

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