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 CN  Vol.8 No.3 , August 2016
An Automated Approach for Software Fault Detection and Recovery
Abstract: Autonomic software recovery enables software to automatically detect and recover software faults. This feature makes the software to run more efficiently, actively, and reduces the maintenance time and cost. This paper proposes an automated approach for Software Fault Detection and Recovery (SFDR). The SFDR detects the cases if a fault occurs with software components such as component deletion, replacement or modification, and recovers the component to enable the software to continue its intended operation. The SFDR is analyzed and implemented in parallel as a standalone software at the design phase of the target software. The practical applicability of the proposed approach has been tested by implementing an application demonstrating the performance and effectiveness of the SFDR. The experimental results and the comparisons with other works show the effectiveness of the proposed approach.
Cite this paper: A. Hudaib, A. and N. Fakhouri, H. (2016) An Automated Approach for Software Fault Detection and Recovery. Communications and Network, 8, 158-169. doi: 10.4236/cn.2016.83016.
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