If a company has 10,000 computers, each with a MTTF of 35 days, and it experiences catastrophic failure only if 1/3 of the computers fail, what is the MTTF for the system? I understand how to ...
Here is a question in my textbook I am having trouble with. This is actually not homework --- I just don't understand how to get the solution for this one: If a company has 10,000 computers, each ...
In any complicated system, there is always some scope for error. When I program on my computer, the system computes perfectly each time. 1+1 always turns out to be 2. We take reliability of the ...
I am reading about disk redudancy. I read the following: Suppose that the mean time to failure of a disk is 100,000 hours. Then the mean time to failure of some disk in an array of 100 disks ...
I have my end of year exams next Thursday. I'm generally doing fine but I am having some major issues with this strand of my course, this has to be the biggest issue I have. So, here is the question ...
I have the following homework problem: A 10 TB disk drive has an MTTF of 6,000,000 hours. How much data can we store in a system comprised of these disks, if we want the system MTTF to be at ...