Accession Number:

AD0751493

Title:

The Effect of the Checker on System Reliability,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA

Report Date:

1972-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

A new parameter is introduced for modeling the reliability of systems with standby spares. Dependability is defined as the conditional probability that the checker reports a module as good given that the module is good. The trade-off between the number of spares and dependability then is examined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Hardware
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE