Globally, Telco margins are being squeezed and everyone’s looking for cost savings. For every $US30 billion of revenue, you are likely to need up to $US1 billion dollars of battery assets to support that network. As most Telcos use valve-regulated lead-acid batteries, they will need to be completely replaced every 7-10 years. In addition to... Read more.
RBD’s simply don’t work well with electrical and HVAC systems. RBD stands for Reliability Block Diagram and they are used to model really complex systems for which you can’t do a calculation. Before Analyst Enterprise was available I used RBDs extensively and found that you had to make so many simplifying assumptions you were never... Read more.
A data centre outage can be a stressful experience for all concerned particularly if you’re the mission commander. It isn’t surprising that patrons of critical facilities are very coy about the circumstances surrounding an outage. It is plausible that this sentiment has led to an absence of truly representative failure rate data throughout the industry. ... Read more.
In this brief 5:34 video, we introduce you to the advanced reliability modelling possible in the Analyst Enterprise Software – all from a one-line diagram. The one-line diagram is the actual reliability model and is referred to as a Single Line Reliability Diagram or SLRD. Video Demonstration To download your full working 30 day free... Read more.
We wouldn’t for a moment suggest there’s a lack of awareness of the vital role HVAC plays in the reliability of mission critical systems. However traditionally, there has been a real struggle as to how to model HVAC alongside a power system in a way that is easily understood. Next generation Analyst Enterprise software removes... Read more.