HIERARCHICAL AGENT MONITORING DESIGN PLATFORM - Towards Self-aware and Adaptive Embedded Systems

Liang Guang, Bo Yang, Juha Plosila, Jouni Isoaho, Hannu Tenhunen


Hierarchical agent monitoring design platform (HAM) is presented as a generic design approach for the emerging self-aware and adaptive embedded systems. Such systems, with various existing proposals for different advanced features, call for a concrete, practical and portable design approach. HAM addresses this necessity by providing a scalable and generically applicable design platform. This paper elaborately describes the hierarchical agent monitoring architecture, with extensive reference to the state-of-the-art technology in embedded systems. Two case studies are exemplified to demonstrate the design process and benefits of HAM design platform. One is about hierarchical agent monitored Network-on-Chip with quantitative experiments of hierarchical energy management. The other one is a projectional study of applying HAM on smart house systems, focusing on the design for enhanced dependability.


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Guang L., Yang B., Plosila J., Isoaho J. and Tenhunen H. (2011). HIERARCHICAL AGENT MONITORING DESIGN PLATFORM - Towards Self-aware and Adaptive Embedded Systems . In Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: SAAES, (PECCS 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-48-5, pages 573-581. DOI: 10.5220/0003396805730581

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author={Liang Guang and Bo Yang and Juha Plosila and Jouni Isoaho and Hannu Tenhunen},
title={HIERARCHICAL AGENT MONITORING DESIGN PLATFORM - Towards Self-aware and Adaptive Embedded Systems},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: SAAES, (PECCS 2011)},

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JO - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems - Volume 1: SAAES, (PECCS 2011)
TI - HIERARCHICAL AGENT MONITORING DESIGN PLATFORM - Towards Self-aware and Adaptive Embedded Systems
SN - 978-989-8425-48-5
AU - Guang L.
AU - Yang B.
AU - Plosila J.
AU - Isoaho J.
AU - Tenhunen H.
PY - 2011
SP - 573
EP - 581
DO - 10.5220/0003396805730581