A Contribution to Systems-of-Systems Concept Standardization

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  • Abstract

    This paper aims to continue the work towards the standardization of the concept of systems-of-systems (SoS). A notion that has been around for quite a while, but still difficult to unanimously agree on one definition for it. Correspondingly, we collected some SoS definitions from literature in order to point out the similarities between them. We present a set of SoS characteristics that differentiate them from classic and complex systems. A classification of SoS is also detailed. Eventually, an application is presented in order to emphasize the importance of the classification.




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    Systems-of-systems (SoS); SoS classification; SoS characteristics; SoS classification.

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Article ID: 21773
DOI: 10.14419/ijet.v7i4.16.21773

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