self-adapting system

self-adapting system

[¦self ə¦dap·tiŋ ′sis·təm]
(systems engineering)
A system which has the ability to modify itself in response to changes in its environment.
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Immunity creates a self-adapting system that automatically learns a company's spam defense based on input from its employees.
The authors explain the basic principles and structures of agent technology, considered a primary approach to implementing global infrastructures such as self-adapting systems, self-healing applications, corporate global creation, and collaborated robotic teams.
The difficulties arise from the complexity of mutually self-adapting systems interacting in a rich environment.