by Leslie Lamport
Publisher: Addison-Wesley Professional 2002
Number of pages: 382
This book shows how to write unambiguous specifications of complex computer systems. The first part provides an introduction to specification, explaining how to describe the behavioral properties of a system. The second part covers liveness and fairness, real-time properties, and composition. Final two parts provide a complete reference manual for the TLA+ language and tools, as well as a handy mini-manual.
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- Van Haren Publishing
The SOA Source Book will help enterprise architects to use SOA effectively. It explains: What SOA is; How to evaluate SOA features in business terms; How to model SOA; How to use The Open Group Architecture Framework for SOA; SOA governance.
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by Ivan Marsic - Rutgers University
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