Specifying Systems

The TLA+ Language and Tools for Hardware and Software Engineers

Author: Leslie Lamport

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional

ISBN: 9780321143068

Category: Computers

Page: 364

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Both a tutorial on specifying systems and a complete reference to TLA, this is the distillation of 25 years of work by a renowned computer scientist. Divided into four parts, the first part contains all that most programmers and engineers need to know about writing specifications. The second part has advanced material for more sophisticated readers. The third and fourth parts comprise a reference manual for TLA+--both the language itself as well as its tools.
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Implementation and Application of Functional Languages

18th International Symposium, IFL 2006, Budapest, Hungary, September 4-6, 2006, Revised Selected Papers

Author: Zoltán Horváth,Viktória Zsók

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540741291

Category: Computers

Page: 270

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This volume constitutes the post-proceedings of the 18th International Workshop on Implementation and Applications of Functional Languages. Fifteen full papers are presented. Each one was submitted to two rounds of reviews to ensure accuracy, thoroughness, and readability. The papers address all current theoretical and methodological issues in functional and function-based languages.
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A Practical Theory of Reactive Systems

Incremental Modeling of Dynamic Behaviors

Author: R. Kurki-Suonio

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540233423

Category: Computers

Page: 420

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A man may imagine he understands something, but still not understand anything in the way that he ought to. (Paul of Tarsus, 1 Corinthians 8:2) Calling this a ‘practical theory’ may require some explanation. Theory and practice are often thought of as two di?erent worlds, governed bydi?erentideals,principles, andlaws.DavidLorgeParnas, forinstance,who hascontributedmuchtoourtheoreticalunderstandingofsoftwareengineering and also to sound use of theory in the practice of it, likes to point out that ‘theoretically’ is synonymous to ‘not really’. In applied mathematics the goal is to discover useful connections between these two worlds. My thesis is that in software engineering this two-world view is inadequate, and a more intimate interplay is required between theory and practice. That is, both theoretical and practical components should be integrated into a practical theory. It should beclearfrom theabovethattheintended readership of this book is not theoreticians. They would probably have di?culties in appreciating a book on theory where the presentation does not proceed in a logical sequence from basic de?nitions to theorems and mathematical proofs, followed by - plication examples. In fact, all this would not constitute what I understand by a practical theory in this context.
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Abstract State Machines, Alloy, B, TLA, VDM, and Z

4th International Conference, ABZ 2014, Toulouse, France, June 2-6, 2014. Proceedings

Author: Yamine Ait Ameur,Klaus-Dieter Schewe

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3662436523

Category: Mathematics

Page: 336

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Abstract State Machines, B, TLA, VDM and Z, which took place in Toulouse, France, in June 2014. The 13 full papers presented together with 3 invited talks and 19 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 81 submissions. The ABZ conference series is dedicated to the cross-fertilization of six related state-based and machine-based formal methods: Abstract State Machines (ASM), Alloy, B, TLA, VDM and Z. They share a common conceptual foundation and are widely used in both academia and industry for the design and analysis of hardware and software systems. The main goal of this conference series is to contribute to the integration of these formal methods, clarifying their commonalities and differences to better understand how to combine different approaches for accomplishing the various tasks in modeling, experimental validation and mathematical verification of reliable high-quality hardware/software systems.
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Dependable Software Engineering: Theories, Tools, and Applications

First International Symposium, SETTA 2015, Nanjing, China, November 4-6, 2015, Proceedings

Author: Xuandong Li,Zhiming Liu,Wang Yi

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319259423

Category: Computers

Page: 317

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the First International Symposium on Dependable Software Engineering: Theories, Tools, and Applications, SETTA 2015, held in Nanjing, China, in November 2015. The 20 full papers presented together with 3 invited talks were carefully reviewed and selected from 60 submissions.The papers are organized on topical sections on probabilistic systems; hybrid and cyber-physical systems; testing, simulation and inference; bisimulation and correctness; design and implementation; symbolic execution and invariants; and verification and case studies.
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Abstract State Machines, Alloy, B, TLA, VDM, and Z

5th International Conference, ABZ 2016, Linz, Austria, May 23-27, 2016, Proceedings

Author: Michael Butler,Klaus-Dieter Schewe,Atif Mashkoor,Miklos Biro

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3319336002

Category: Mathematics

Page: 426

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This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Abstract State Machines, Alloy, B, TLA, VDM, and Z, ABZ 2016, held in Linz, Austria, in May 2016. The 17 full and 15 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 61 submissions. They record the latest research developments in state-based formal methods Abstract State Machines, Alloy, B, Circus, Event-B, TLS+, VDM and Z.
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Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics

6th International Conference, PPAM 2005, Poznan, Poland, September 11-14, 2005, Revised Selected Papers

Author: Roman Wyrzykowski,Jack Dongarra,Norbert Meyer,Jerzy Wasniewski

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: N.A

Category: Parallel processing (Electronic computers)

Page: 1126

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This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Parallel Processing and Applied Mathematics, PPAM 2005. The book presents 135 papers organized in topical sections on parallel and distributed architectures, parallel and distributed non-numerical algorithms, performance analysis, prediction and optimization, grid programming, tools and environments for clusters and grids, applications of parallel/distributed/grid computing, evolutionary computing with applications, parallel data mining, parallel numerics, and mathematical and computing methods.
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First International Workshop on Larch

Proceedings of the First International Workshop on Larch, Dedham, USA, 13-15 July 1992

Author: Ursula Martin,Jeannette Marie Wing

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783540198048

Category: Computers

Page: 312

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"Published in collaboration with the British Computer Society."
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Digest of Papers

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Computer input-output equipment

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AI Expert

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Artificial intelligence

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Netzwerke für Dummies

Author: Doug Lowe,Gerhard Franken

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527802983

Category: Computers

Page: 510

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Dieses Buch hilft Ihnen bei der Installation, Konfiguration und Administration Ihres ersten Netzwerks, ganz egal, ob Sie es zu Hause oder beruflich einrichten. Doug Lowe unterstützt Sie bei der Auswahl des Betriebssystems, bei der Verlegung der Kabel und bei der Installation des Serverrechners und der darauf laufenden Software. Und dann geht es ran ans Netz: Benutzerkonten einrichten, Datei-, Mail- und Webserver konfigurieren, Mobilgeräte integrieren und vieles mehr. Und natürlich kommen auch die Themen Backup, Sicherheit und Leistungsoptimierung nicht zu kurz. Das Buch hat den Fokus auf Windows-Servern, geht aber gelegentlich auch auf die Alternativen Linux und Mac OS ein.
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Subject Guide to Books in Print

An Index to the Publishers' Trade List Annual

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

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