Principles of Antifragile Software

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Monperrus, Martin;
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1145/3079368.3079412
  • Subject: [INFO.INFO-SE]Computer Science [cs]/Software Engineering [cs.SE] | Computer Science - Software Engineering

International audience; The goal of this paper is to study and define the concept of "antifragile software". For this, I start from Taleb's statement that antifragile systems love errors, and discuss whether traditional software dependability fits into this class. The a... View more
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