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101-0579-00L  Infrastructure Management 2: Evaluation Tools

SemesterSpring Semester 2019
LecturersB. T. Adey, C. Richmond
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish

Catalogue data

AbstractThis course provides an introduction to the tools that can be used to evaluate infrastructure. In particular tools:
- to measure the service being obtained from infrastructure,
- to predict slow changes in infrastructure over time, and
- to predict fast changes in infrastructure over time.
Objectiveto equip students with tools to be used to evaluate infrastructure and the service being provided from infrastructure
Reliability of infrastructure
Availability and maintainability of infrastructure
Mechanistic-empirical models
Regression analysis
Event trees
Fault trees
Markov chains
Neural networks
Bayesian networks
Lecture notesAll necessary materials (e.g. transparencies and hand-outs) will be distributed before class.
LiteratureAppropriate reading material will be assigned when necessary.

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits4 credits
ExaminersB. T. Adey, C. Richmond
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 120 minutes
Written aidsAll notes and a communication-disabled calculator are allowed.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

No public learning materials available.
Only public learning materials are listed.


101-0579-00 GInfrastructure Management 2: Evaluation Tools
Hinweis: Vorlesungsbeginn in der 2. Woche (ab 25.02.2019, keine Vorlesung am 18.02.2019).
2 hrs
Mon08-10HIL E 6 »
B. T. Adey, C. Richmond


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Offered in

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