computer modeling

An interactive mathematical model of how a project can be expected to behave under different situations based on data collected from similar projects done in the past. By selectively modifying data on models of similar projects, it is possi"An interactive mathematical model of how a project can be expected to behave under different situations based on data collected from similar projects done in the past. By selectively modifying data on models of similar projects, it is possible to anticipate the affects on related dependencies in projects proposed or in progress.

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