Patterns for Fault Tolerant Software

by Robert S. Hanmer

Series: Wiley Software Patterns Series

Software patterns have revolutionized the way developer’s and architects think about how software is designed, built and documented.

This new title in Wiley’s prestigious Series in Software Design Patterns presents proven techniques to achieve patterns for fault tolerant software. This is a key reference for experts seeking to select a technique appropriate for a given system.

Readers are guided from concepts and terminology, through common principles and methods, to advanced techniques and practices in the development of software systems.  References will provide access points to the key literature, including descriptions of exemplar applications of each technique.

Organized into a collection of software techniques, specific techniques can be easily found with sufficient detail to allow appropriate choices for the system being designed.


  • Wiley; July 2013
  • ISBN: 9780470319796
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Patterns for Fault Tolerant Software
  • Series: Wiley Software Patterns Series
  • Author: Robert S. Hanmer
  • Imprint: Wiley

About The Author

Robert S. Hanmer is a Consulting Member of Technical Staff at Lucent Technologies. His work has included development, architecture and evaluation of highly reliable systems for the telephone network, especially in the areas of reliability and performance. He has also been active in the software patterns community since the mid-90s, writing and organizing pattern conferences. He has authored or co-authored more than 15 journal articles and book chapters.