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Stateful requirements monitoring for self-repairing socio-technical systems

Lingxiao Fu, Xin Peng, Yijun Yu, John Mylopoulos, Wenyun Zhao
2012 2012 20th IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE)  
Self-repair is complicated by the multi-agent nature of socio-technical systems, which demands that requirements monitoring and self-repair be done in a decentralized fashion.  ...  Results from our experiments suggest effective and precise support for a wide range of self-repairing decisions in a socio-technical setting.  ...  Also, existing proposals generally do not support decentralized requirements monitoring and self-repairing for socio-technical systems.  ... 
doi:10.1109/re.2012.6345796 dblp:conf/re/FuPYMZ12 fatcat:hcq7najrzzfbfnqpzefrg4rgia

Finite State Machine Modelling to Facilitate the Resilience of Infrastructures: Reflections

Evelin Engler, Michael Baldauf, Frank Sill Torres, Stephan Brusch
2020 Infrastructures  
Usually, infrastructures are engineered socio-technical systems or systems-of-systems.  ...  However, special attention is paid to monitoring because, on the one hand, monitoring is one of the cornerstones of resilience and, on the other hand, Scott and Ferris define a state that is emphasized  ...  For the sake of generality, each function is depicted in Figure 3 as a socio-technical function.  ... 
doi:10.3390/infrastructures5030024 fatcat:2jyacvh44febfgauuh3g7r22iy

Cyber Resilience: by Design or by Intervention? [article]

Alexander Kott, Maureen S. Golan, Benjamin D. Trump, Igor Linkov
2022 arXiv   pre-print
Others recommend that a system should include a built-in autonomous intelligent agent responsible for thinking and acting towards continuous observation, detection, minimization and remediation of a cyber  ...  Here, by cyber resilience we refer to the ability of the system to resist, minimize and mitigate a degradation caused by a successful cyber-attack on a system or network of computing and communicating  ...  , or by a socio-technical system that combines humans and technical means.)  ... 
arXiv:2201.11152v1 fatcat:btqlyunqxbadffv54vk3sj5n6i

Socio-Technical Design: An Unfulfilled Promise or a Future Opportunity? [chapter]

Enid Mumford
2000 IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology  
The proposed next step is to develop socio-technical systems for business.  ...  They require excellent information systems to assist their self management. These groups must also be able to set clear production objectives that are acceptable to management.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35505-4_3 fatcat:u4wdv3v665dbfmk2emuzqpjyxm

An Introduction to the Book Titled Nature of Computation and Communication

Phan Cong Vinh
2015 EAI Endorsed Transactions on Context-aware Systems and Applications  
Hopefully, they will find this book provoking for their research related to hot topics of computing and being useful to their future work.  ...  As software is used for more pervasive and critical applications, support for self-adaptation is increasingly seen as vital in avoiding costly disruptions for repair, maintenance and evolution of systems  ...  socio-technical structure of our community increasingly depends on systems, which are built as a collection of varied agents and are tightly coupled with humans and social interrelations.  ... 
doi:10.4108/eai.4-8-2015.150045 fatcat:kqoppml73fh2zek3iwxgswx63y

Social Concepts in Self-organising Systems (Dagstuhl Seminar 15482)

Ada Diaconescu, Stepehn Marsh, Jeremy Pitt, Wolfgang Reif, Jan-Philipp Steghöfer, Marc Herbstritt
2016 Dagstuhl Reports  
social concepts in technical systems as well as the interaction between technical and social systems.  ...  This report documents the program and the outcomes of Dagstuhl Seminar 15482 "Social Concepts in Self-organising Systems".  ...  Indeed, due to additional complexities present in socio-technical self-organising systems, such as unexpected dynamics and continuous reorganisation, we may even require socially-sensitive self-design,  ... 
doi:10.4230/dagrep.5.11.127 dblp:journals/dagstuhl-reports/Diaconescu0PRS15 fatcat:fmxf47wzvzbcpkpc52baxdvjxe

Towards Autonomous Control in Maintenance and Spare Part Logistics – Challenges and Opportunities for Preacting Maintenance Concepts

Marco Lewandowski, Stephan Oelker
2014 Procedia Technology - Elsevier  
" by the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety, Germany.  ...  Acknowledgements Parts of this work have been supported by work packages within the national funded projects "Instandhaltung" by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, Germany, and "PreInO  ...  Multi-Agent System for the autonomous negotiation between maintenance requirements and available resources The ability of a considered system to assess its own state in order to ask for maintenance activities  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.protcy.2014.09.087 fatcat:lfd3w3ep3jehfebogqanota5r4

Requirements of Mobile Learning Applications

Anastasios A. Economides
2008 International Journal of Innovation and Learning  
It presents and analyzes four requirements' dimensions: educational, socio-cultural, economical and technical.  ...  Either the teacher, or the learner himself, or the system will select the appropriate parameters for the particular learner at the particular situation.  ...  In this paper, we investigate the requirements for MLAs. For the technical requirements, we are inspired by the ISO/IEC 9126 standard for software quality which we also extend.  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijil.2008.018043 fatcat:333qnye53bajvamkfgob5yyl4i

The Reinvention of Social Capital for Socio-Technical Systems [Special Section Introduction]

Jeremy Pitt, Andrzej Nowak
2014 IEEE technology & society magazine  
Acknowledgment The first author was partially supported by the UK EpSrC Grand Challenge project Autonomic power System and the EU Coordination Actions AWArE and FoCAS.  ...  However, for social networking platforms for socio-technical systems, the challenge is to raise this to "ethics by design," requiring that a whole range of ethical and pro-social judgements are designed  ...  are perceptually prominent in the interface of a socio-technical system for infrastructure management.  ... 
doi:10.1109/mts.2014.2301884 fatcat:nkfaesdoxvdntiezrds2jpb4uy

HOUSING POLICY OF A BIG CITY: SOCIO-PSYCHOLOGICAL CONDITIONS AND REQUIREMENTS (RESEARCH ON THE EXAMPLE OF IVANO-FRANKIVSK)

I.P. Smadych, Institute of Architecture, Construction and Energy, IFNTUOG
2020 Bulletin of Odessa State Academy of Civil Engennering and Architecture  
The aim of this study is to characterize the impact of socio-psychological requirements for environmental comfort in the context of housing policy in large cities.  ...  In accordance with the purpose of the study, the following tasks were formed: to streamline the system of socio-psychological factors and methods of their accounting in substantiating the housing policy  ...  management of housing (creation of a system of condominiums) socio-functional -compliance with regulatory requirements for construction and management of land -socio-functional -social providing of housing  ... 
doi:10.31650/2415-377x-2020-81-42-51 fatcat:s7gp6ys6zben3ibihwauf3bema

Smart house: model of resource management and safety of vertical transport

Andrei Prusov, Nadezhda Sevryugina, Aleksandr Ovsienko, A. Volkov, A. Pustovgar, T. Sultanov, A. Adamtsevich
2019 E3S Web of Conferences  
Conducted simulation risk factor system the effects of vertical transport the negative socio-economic consequences.  ...  on the state of vertical transport.  ...  It is a question of the technical systems of support for the tasks set, among which the authors distinguish vertical transport as a separate type of technical systems occupying their own, significant niche  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/20199701016 fatcat:f4uzqel6xjahhbc22dqfknr6oq

Community Development through Polytechnics with Focus on Rural Areas

Radhika Kapur
2019 Acta Scientific Agriculture  
The main concepts that have been taken into account in this research paper include, resources for development of polytechnics, activities under the scheme of community development through polytechnics,  ...  The resources that are required for the development of polytechnics have been stated as follows: [1] . 1.  ...  sion of skills training, repair and maintenance work, common faculty for the group enterprises, information sharing and hiring of technical services for the polytechnics.  ... 
doi:10.31080/asag.2019.03.0609 fatcat:xz4qurv3rzhile5xlbzmvlovpa

Formation of Competence of the Future Specialist Radio Engineering Profile

Lyudmila Martsevo Andreevna
2015 Science Journal of Education  
The author discusses the need for complex technical college graduate competencies in accordance with his future professional activity.  ...  Economic conditions in Ukraine led to the need to modernize the system of vocational education.  ...  Monitoring of radio engineering specialist competence profile describes the ability to monitor production processes, repair or maintenance of radio systems, a comparison of the predicted and actual results  ... 
doi:10.11648/j.sjedu.20150301.13 fatcat:wwqxnph2b5burbisyg6jklsca4

A framework to support human factors of automation in railway intelligent infrastructure

Nastaran Dadashi, John R. Wilson, David Golightly, Sarah Sharples
2014 Ergonomics  
Technological and organisational advances have increased the potential for remote access and proactive monitoring of the infrastructure in various domains and sectorswater and sewage, oil and gas, and  ...  Intelligent Infrastructure (II) is an architecture that potentially enables the generation of timely and relevant information about the state of any type of infrastructure asset, providing a basis for  ...  In order that the wider socio-technical systems concerns and requirements can be better understood, the schematic shown in figure 7 has been produced.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00140139.2014.893026 pmid:24670143 fatcat:pffpgospivfddo5mmmixupmlsu

Build the Competitiveness of Potential Agricultural Commodities in South Sulawesi, Indonesia

Dr IR HJ Apiaty Kamaluddin MS.I
2016 INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF EMERGING TRENDS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY  
Therefore, the required Dynamics performance is anticipated to be tended as well as the possible anticipatory policies formulated with effective.  ...  Improvement of competitiveness of agricultural commodities valued contextual and has a strong justification, for the following reasons: (1) the dominance of the role of the agricultural sector in the structure  ...  the extension and development of Human Resources for agriculture (BPPSDMP) 2015 supports achievement of self-sufficiency is allocated for the data base system in favor of rice, corn, and soybeans; Agricultural  ... 
doi:10.18535/ijetst/v3i12.15 fatcat:soh5lmgp75aj7fkxboetaars2i
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