Three Cardinal Sins of Reliability Requirements

In 2016 the Royal Navy’s new Type 45 Destroyers bought from BAE Systems were reported as breaking down in the gulf because the “water was too hot”. Want to avoid a similar calamity? Read on… If you have ever been asked to come up with some reliability requirements then you have probably thought about defining … More Three Cardinal Sins of Reliability Requirements

Introduction to Discrete-Event Simulation in Python

Despite what you may have heard, simulation is as much an art as a science. There are infinite possibilities of how models can be constructed. Don’t let that put you off though – instead see it as an opportunity to really engage the analytical side of your brain. Simulations are abstractions of real life. Deciding … More Introduction to Discrete-Event Simulation in Python