Monitoring of distributed component interactions

N.K. Diakov, Harold J. Batteram, Hans Zandbelt, Marten J. van Sinderen

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    We have describe a generic monitoring approach that can be used to enhance the quality of distributed component software. The generality of the approach is achieved through using reflective technology, i.e. CORBA Interceptors, CORBA POA and Java 2 features. A drawback of using interceptors is the fact that their interfaces have not been standardised so far. However, the process of standardisation is ongoing and has recently resulted in an OMG Joint Revised Submission called Portable Interceptors. Although the Java 2 API enables discovery of ‘forks’ in the execution, we find it lacking functionality for the purpose of discovering synchronisation points (e.g., ‘joins’) within multithreaded components.
    Original languageUndefined
    Number of pages2
    Publication statusPublished - 2000
    EventIFIP/ACM Workshop on Reflective Middleware, RM - New York, USA
    Duration: 7 Apr 20008 Apr 2000


    WorkshopIFIP/ACM Workshop on Reflective Middleware, RM
    Other7-8 April 2000


    • component interactions
    • monitoring framework
    • IR-66764
    • EWI-8737
    • SCS-Services
    • Middleware
    • CORBA interceptors

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