Issue No. 05 - Sept.-Oct. (2012 vol. 10)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2012.115
Robin Bloomfield , City University London
Today's systems might be purposefully designed, but they'll evolve and grow. The key to future dependable infrastructure and services is to align incentives (for example, for profitability, resilience, structure, and innovation) to ensure that initial systems are adaptable, then shape their growth so that services and systems develop with the right levels of resilience and redundancy.
dependability, resiliency, complex systems, reliability
R. Bloomfield, "Are Things Getting Worse?," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 10, no. , pp. 3, 2012.