Modeling a System of Softwares Under Imperfect Debugging
by Marcus A. Agustin and Ma. Zenia N. Agustin
This paper considers a series system of p softwares where the
failure of a software follows a modified Jelinski-Moranda model. In
this model, the debugging scheme of a software is imperfect in the sense that
the number of bugs introduced to the software that caused
system failure is a random variable. Moreover, tasks are assigned to the
system with the task completion times assumed to be random. The
main interest is to estimate the parameters that describe the failure process
of each software as well as the system reliability.
Finally, the finite-sample properties of these estimators are investigated
via a simulation.
Competing Risks, Repairable system, Software Reliability
Marcus A. Agustin, email@example.com
Ma. Zenia N. Agustin, firstname.lastname@example.org
Min Xie, email@example.com
READING THE ARTICLE: You can read the article in
portable document (.pdf) format (186491 bytes.)
NOTE: The content of this article is the intellectual property of the authors, who retains all rights to future publication.
This page has been accessed 2069 times since JULY 18, 2009.
Return to the Home Page.