Actor monitors for adaptive behaviour

CLARK, Tony, KULKARNI, Vinay, BARAT, Souvik and BARN, Balbir (2017). Actor monitors for adaptive behaviour. In: GORTHI, Ravi Prakash, SARKAR, Santonu, MEDVIDOVIC, Nenad, KULKARNI, Vinay, KUMAR, Atul, JOSHI, Padmaja, INVERARDI, Paola, SUREKA, Ashish and SHARMA, Richa, (eds.) Proceedings of the 10th Innovations in Software Engineering Conference, ISEC 2017, Jaipur, India, February 5-7, 2017. New York, ACM Digital Library, 85-95.

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    This paper describes a structured approach to encoding monitors in an actor language. Within a configuration of actors, each of which publishes a history, a monitor is an independent actor that triggers an action based on patterns occurring in the actor histories. The paper defines a model of monitors using features of an actor language called ESL including time, static types and higher-order functions. An implementation of monitors is evaluated in the context of a simple case study based on competitive bidding.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Departments - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Faculty of Science, Technology and Arts > Department of Computing
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    Page Range: 85-95
    Depositing User: Tony Clark
    Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2017 10:55
    Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 06:02

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