Fundamentals of Dependable Computing for Software Engineers

by John Knight

Fundamentals of Dependable Computing for Software Engineers presents the essential elements of computer system dependability. The book describes a comprehensive dependability-engineering process and explains the roles of software and software engineers in computer system dependability. Readers will learn:Why dependability mattersWhat it means for a

  • CRC Press; January 2012
  • ISBN: 9781439862568
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Fundamentals of Dependable Computing for Software Engineers
  • Author: John Knight
  • Imprint: Chapman and Hall/CRC

About The Author

John Knight is a professor of computer science at the University of Virginia. Prior to joining the University of Virginia, he was with NASA's Langley Research Center. Dr. Knight has been a recipient of the Harlan D. Mills award from the IEEE Computer Society and the Distinguished Service award from ACM's Special Interest Group on Software Engineering (SIGSOFT). He is an editorial board member of the Empirical Software Engineering Journal and was editor of the IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering from January 2002 to December 2005.