1. Quantitative Methods to Ensure the Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability of Computer Hardware and Software

  1. Norman F. Schneidewind

Published Online: 3 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118098929.ch1

Systems and Software Engineering with Applications

Systems and Software Engineering with Applications

How to Cite

Schneidewind, N. F. (2011) Quantitative Methods to Ensure the Reliability, Maintainability, and Availability of Computer Hardware and Software, in Systems and Software Engineering with Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118098929.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738158525

Online ISBN: 9781118098929

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Keywords:

  • Chebyshev's theorem;
  • failure analysis;
  • reliability analysis;
  • normal distribution;
  • fault tree analysis

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Design of Experiments: ANOVA Randomized Block Model

  • ANOVA Model

  • Design of Experiments: One-way ANOVA

  • Chebyshev's Theorem: The Rarity of Outliers

  • Reliability and Failure Analysis

  • Normal Distribution

  • Multiple Component Reliability Analysis

  • Computer System Availability and Maintenance

  • Fault Tree Analysis

  • Confidence Intervals Model