Prism® Features

PRISM Incorporates:

  • SRC's Commitment to Software & Model Support
  • A System Level Failure Rate Model
  • Next Generation Component Reliability Models
  • SRC's Reliability Databases (NPRD & EPRD) in searchable format
  • Fully Scalable Modeling Approaches from "Parts Count" to Comprehensive Analysis
  • Ability to Model Both Operating & Non-operating Failure Rates
  • System Development Process Grading Methodology
  • Ability to Use Predecessor System Data
  • Ability to Use Systems Test & Field Data
  • Customizable Part Library
  • Software Reliability Prediction
  • Non-component failure causes through process assessment

PRISM Software Features:

  • Interactive User Interface
  • Standard Windows Editing Capabilities
  • Comprehensive Library Reports
  • Detailed System Specific Reports
  • Extensive On-Line Help Documentation
  • Database File Export Capability

The Minimum System Requirements for Running PRISM:

  • IBM PC, or compatible, with 200MHz Intel Pentium processor
  • Windows 95, 98 or Windows NT 4.0 Service Pack 4 or Windows XP
  • 32MB available RAM
  • 1024 X 768 SVGA monitor, 256 colors (64K colors recommended)
  • 50MB available disk space
  • Mouse, or equivalent pointing device
  • Small fonts (96dpi) loaded


SRC provides PRISM training in on-site format for a fee upon request. Contact SRC for more information about on-site training.