Real Time Systems: an Introduction
- List Price: $42.00
- Binding: Paperback
- Publisher: Prentice Hall
- Publish date: 01/01/2001
This book provides a comprehensive introduction to the entire field of real-time computing, which is becoming increasingly indispensable as organizations demand software and applications that must work virtually all the time.
This book covers all the disciplines needed to understand real-time systems. These include clocks, specification, design and modeling of real-time systems, as well as many topics that have both real-time and other applications. There is comprehensive coverage of scheduling, including uniprocessor and multiprocessor scheduling, and dynamic scheduling. Petri nets and timed Petri nets are introduced. The book also covers fault tolerance and software partitioning.