### Some articles on *systems, system, distributed systems architecture, architecture*:

... Chaos theory studies the behavior of dynamical

**systems**that are highly sensitive to initial conditions, an effect which is popularly referred to as the butterfly effect ... computation) yield widely diverging outcomes for such dynamical

**systems**, rendering long-term prediction impossible in general ... This happens even though these

**systems**are deterministic, meaning that their future behavior is fully determined by their initial conditions, with no random elements involved ...

... Interoperability is the ability of diverse

**systems**and organizations to work together (inter-operate) ... The term is often used in a technical

**systems**engineering sense, or alternatively in a broad sense, taking into account social, political, and organizational factors that impact

**system**to

**system**... While interoperability was initially defined for IT

**systems**or services and only allows for information to be exchanged (see definition below), a more generic definition could be ...

... Linear dynamical

**systems**can be solved in terms of simple functions and the behavior of all orbits classified ... In a linear

**system**the phase space is the N-dimensional Euclidean space, so any point in phase space can be represented by a vector with N numbers ... The analysis of linear

**systems**is possible because they satisfy a superposition principle if u(t) and w(t) satisfy the differential equation for the vector field (but ...

**Distributed Systems Architecture**

... The networking

**architecture**, developed by Honeywell-Bull for the GCOS environment, was

**Distributed Systems Architecture**(DSA) ...

**Distributed Systems Architecture**was strictly compliant with Open

**Systems**Interconnection ...

... In the

**system**studied, "Hadamard's billiards", Hadamard was able to show that all trajectories are unstable in that all particle trajectories diverge exponentially from one another, with a positive Lyapunov exponent ... that linear theory, the prevailing

**system**theory at that time, simply could not explain the observed behaviour of certain experiments like that of the logistic map ... simple "noise" was considered by chaos theories as a full component of the studied

**systems**...

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