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Title: An approach to testing distributed software systems
Authors: Ulrich, Andreas W.
Chanson, Samuel T.
Keywords: Formal specifications
True concurrency model
Test suite generation
Distributed test architecture
Issue Date: 1996
Citation: Proceedings of the 15th International Symposium on Protocol Specification, Testing, and Verification, Warsaw, Poland, 1996, p. 121-136
Abstract: This paper studies the problem of testing distributed software systems consisting of concurrent units running over a network. We present an approach to derive a concurrent transition tour as a test suite from multi-module specifications described by a restricted class of CCS (calculus of communicating systems). The approach avoids the state space explosion problem by introducing a true concurrency model. A new distributed test architecture for executing the concurrent test suite is also described.
Rights: The original publication of the article may be found from the publisher's website
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