Simulation Model Examples

Modeling solutions have evolved beyond early generations. The successful modeling products on the market today have all discovered one fundamental truth about the marketplace: customers are more interested in solutions than in modeling technology. Nevertheless, it's important to examine the underlying technology of any simulation modeling product; some modeling products are easier to use and more accurate than others.

The following sections look at two typical simulation modeling tools as examples of what is available for modeling a complex Web system: OPNET Modeler and HyPerformix Integrated Performance Suite.

Model Construction

Building a model has usually been a tedious and error-prone process. Describing the elements ...

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