Search for dissertations about: "dependability"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 60 swedish dissertations containing the word dependability.

  1. 1. IT Dependability Management in Governmental Organisations

    University dissertation from Department of Computer Science, Lund University

    Author : Kim Weyns; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Dependability; IT management; Risk management; Information safety; Emergency management; Maturity models; Software reliability modelling; Service level agreements;

    Abstract : As our dependence on IT systems increases, evaluating the dependability of critical IT systems becomes more important. This is especially true for systems that are critical in a crisis situation and whose dependability is an important factor in an organisation's capability to resolve a crisis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dependability of IT Systems in Emergency Situations – Theory and Practice

    University dissertation from Department of Computer Science, Lund University

    Author : Kim Weyns; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Dependability; IT Systems; Emergency Management; Markov Models; Sensitivity Analysis; Swedish Municipalities;

    Abstract : As our dependence on IT systems increases, evaluating the dependability of critical IT systems becomes more important. One of the main challenges in software reliability engineering is the sensitivity of software systems to a changing usage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Systems Dependability Engineering for Wind Power Applications Challenges, Concepts, and System-Level Methodologies

    University dissertation from Växjö : School of Engineering, Linnaeus University

    Author : Idriss El-Thalji; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; System Dependability; Systems Engineering; Terotechnology; Terotechnology; Systemekonomi;

    Abstract : Complexity and uncertainty have impacted wind power systems and their applications.Commercial wind power asset exhibits complex system behaviour due tostochastic loading characteristics of its installation context. However, differentstakeholders’ practices in whole life cycle processes try to treat multi-disciplinarycomplexity issues. READ MORE

  4. 4. Architecting and Modeling Automotive Embedded Systems

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ola Larses; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Automotive; Embedded systems; Architecture; Dependability; Cost; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Systems engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Systemteknik;

    Abstract : Dealing properly with electronics and software will be a strong competitive advantage in the automotive sector in the near future. Electronics are driving current innovations and are at the same time becoming a larger part of the cost of the vehicle. READ MORE

  5. 5. Towards Dependable Virtual Companions for Later Life

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Dennis Maciuszek; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Older adults; assistive technology; virtual companion; dependability; requirements; software architecture; agents; patterns; user involvement; personalisation; human-computer interaction; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap;

    Abstract : When we grow older, we become more vulnerable to certain reductions in quality of life. Caregivers can help, however human care is limited, and will become even scarcer in the near future. READ MORE