Fault-Tolerant Execution of Mobile Agents

  title={Fault-Tolerant Execution of Mobile Agents},
  author={Lu{\'i}s Moura Silva and Victor Batista and Jo{\~a}o Gabriel Silva},
In this paper, we will address the list of problems that have to be solved in mobile agent systems and we will present a set of fault-tolerance techniques that can increase the robustness of agentbased applications without introducing a high performance overhead. The framework includes a set of schemes for failure detection, checkpointing and restart, software rejuvenation, a resource-aware atomic migration protocol, a reconfigurable itinerary, a protocol that avoids agents to get caught in… CONTINUE READING
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