Design and Verification of Trusted Collective Adaptive Systems

  title={Design and Verification of Trusted Collective Adaptive Systems},
  author={Alessandro Aldini},
  journal={ACM Trans. Model. Comput. Simul.},
Collective adaptive systems (CAS) often adopt cooperative operating strategies to run distributed decision-making mechanisms. Sometimes, their effectiveness massively relies on the collaborative nature of individuals’ behavior. Stimulating cooperation while preventing selfish and malicious behaviors is the main objective of trust and reputation models. These models are largely used in distributed, peer-to-peer environments and, therefore, represent an ideal framework for improving the… CONTINUE READING