June 18, 2014—High Reliability Systems—Lloyd Moore

Time and Location

June 18th, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Steptoe Room, Cafeteria 40,
Microsoft Campus,
156th Ave NE,
Redmond, WA 98052.

Come at 6:45 for pizza sponsored by VMware.


This talk will explore various software techniques that can be used to harden a software system and make it more reliable in a harsh environment. Specifically we will be looking at cases where the software needs to be more reliable than “average” but does not justify investment in a formal specification such as MISRA or DO-178B.


Lloyd Moore is the founder and owner of CyberData Corporation, which provides consulting services in the robotics, machine vision and industrial automation fields. Lloyd has worked in software industry for 25 years. His formal training in biological-based artificial intelligence, electronics, and psychology. Lloyd is also currently the president of the Northwest C++ User’s Group and an organizer of the Seattle Robotics Society Robothon event.

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