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Issue No.03 - May-June (2013 vol.30)
pp: 73-79
Jesus Cano , Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia
Roberto Hernandez , Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia
A safety-critical software system called SCEPYLT provides an information solution for a field traditionally not computerized: explosives and their associated risks in handling, storage, transport, and use. SCEPYLT is a model for cooperative distributed systems engineering projects, synchronized over multiple databases.
Explosives, Security, Distributed databases, Computers, Mesh networks, Web services, Software reliability, Terrorism, SCEPYLT, eGovernment, public security, critical software engineering, explosives control, safety-critical, service-oriented architecture, distributed system, cooperative system, terrorism
Jesus Cano, Roberto Hernandez, "SCEPYLT: An Information System for Fighting Terrorism", IEEE Software, vol.30, no. 3, pp. 73-79, May-June 2013, doi:10.1109/MS.2013.23
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