Accession Number:

AD0766974

Title:

A Study of Fault-Tolerant Computing

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 12 Jan 1972-15 May 1973

Corporate Author:

STANFORD RESEARCH INST MENLO PARK CA

Report Date:

1973-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

232.0

Abstract:

The report presents the results of a study of fault-tolerant computing. Existing and new architectural techniques are evaluated for use in cost-effective systems attaining desired measures of correctness, availability and recovery. Various architectures and applications are considered. Appendices contain a brief census of 35 fault-tolerant systems, and a concise survey of 17 representative systems, as well as detailed results on reliable memories and arithmetic.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE