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Fault-Tolerant Systems - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780128181058

Fault-Tolerant Systems

2nd Edition

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Authors: Israel Koren C. Mani Krishna
Paperback ISBN: 9780128181058
Imprint: Morgan Kaufmann
Published Date: 1st October 2020
Page Count: 464
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Description

Fault-Tolerant Systems, Second Edition, is the first book on fault tolerance design utilizing a systems approach to both hardware and software. No other text takes this approach or offers the comprehensive and up-to-date treatment that Koren and Krishna provide. The book comprehensively covers the design of fault-tolerant hardware and software, use of fault-tolerance techniques to improve manufacturing yields, and design and analysis of networks. Incorporating case studies that highlight six different computer systems with fault-tolerance techniques implemented in their design, the book includes critical material on methods to protect against threats to encryption subsystems used for security purposes.

The text’s updated content will help students and practitioners in electrical and computer engineering and computer science learn how to design reliable computing systems, and how to analyze fault-tolerant computing systems.

Key Features

  • Delivers the first book on fault tolerance design with a systems approach
  • Offers comprehensive coverage of both hardware and software fault tolerance, as well as information and time redundancy
  • Features fully updated content plus new chapters on failure mechanisms and fault-tolerance in cyber-physical systems
  • Provides a complete ancillary package, including an on-line solutions manual for instructors and PowerPoint slides

Readership

Senior undergraduate and graduate students in fault-tolerance computing courses; professional architects of high performance processors, and designers of enterprise computing systems

Table of Contents

1. Preliminaries
2. Failure Mechanisms
3. Hardware Fault Tolerance
4. Information Redundancy
5. Fault-Tolerant Networks
6. Software Fault Tolerance
7. Checkpointing
8. Defect Tolerance in VLSI Circuits
9. Fault Detection in Cryptographic Systems
10. Simulation Techniques
11. Fault-tolerance in Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
12. Case Studies Index

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Morgan Kaufmann 2021
Published:
1st October 2020
Imprint:
Morgan Kaufmann
Paperback ISBN:
9780128181058

About the Author

Israel Koren

Israel Koren is Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He is a visiting Professor at the Instituto De Informatica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Brazil. Previously he held positions with the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Southern California, Los Angeles and the University of California, Santa Barbara. He has been a consultant to several companies including Analog Devices, AMD, Digital Equipment Corp., IBM, Intel, National Semiconductor and Tolerant Systems. Dr. Koren's current research interests are Fault-Tolerant Systems, VLSI Yield and Reliability, Secure Cryptographic Systems, and Computer Arithmetic. He publishes extensively and has over 300 publications in refereed journals and conferences. He is an Associate Editor of the Sustainable Computing: Informatics and Systems Journal. He has been a Co-Guest Editor for several IEEE Transactions on Computers special issues on Fault Diagnosis and Tolerance in Cryptography, Sept. 2006, on Computer Arithmetic, July 2000, and on High Yield VLSI Systems, April 1989. He served on the Editorial Board of these Transactions during 1992-1997, the Editorial Board of the IEEE Transactions on VLSI Systems during 2001-2006, the Editorial board of the IEEE Computer Architecture Letters during 2006-2010 and the Editorail Board of the VLSI Design Journal during 2006-2016. He also served as General Chair, Program Chair and Program Committee member for numerous conferences. Dr. Koren is a Fellow of the IEEE and a Master of the DeTao Masters Academy, China.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

C. Mani Krishna

C. Mani Krishna is Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 1984. He previously received a BTech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, in 1979, and an MS from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY, in 1980. Dr. Krishna's research interests are in the areas of cyber-physical systems, real-time and fault-tolerant computing, and distributed and networked systems. He has also been an editor on volumes of readings in performance evaluation and real-time systems, and for special issues on real-time systems of IEEE Computer and the Proceedings of the IEEE.

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

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