By Jean-Louis Camus, Thierry Le Sergent (auth.), Rick Reed, Jeanne Reed (eds.)
This quantity comprises the papers provided on the 10th SDL discussion board, Cop- hagen. SDL is the Speci?cation and outline Language ?rst standardized via the area telecommunications physique, the foreign Telecommunications Union (ITU), greater than twenty years in the past in 1976. whereas the unique language and area of program has developed signi?cantly, the principles of SDL as a graphical, state-transition and process-communication language for real-time structures have remained. this day SDL has additionally grown to be one notation within the set of uni?ed modelling languages advised through the ITU (ASN.1, MSC, SDL, ODL, and TTCN) that may be utilized in technique taking engineering of structures from necessities trap via to trying out and operation. The SDL discussion board is held each years and has develop into the main imp- tant occasion within the calendar for a person taken with SDL and similar languages and know-how. The SDL discussion board Society that runs the discussion board is a non-pro?t association whose goal it's to advertise and improve those languages.