Exercise | September 1993 (Revised August 2011)

ExtendSim® Simulation Exercises in Process Analysis (B)

by Roy D. Shapiro

Abstract

Second set of exercises meant to be used with ExtendSim, a simulation package created by Imagine That, Inc. of San Jose, California, that allows students to investigate the impact of adding buffers to simple in-line processes with uncertain processing times.

Keywords: Measurement and Metrics; Operations; Production; Mathematical Methods;

Citation:

Shapiro, Roy D. "ExtendSim® Simulation Exercises in Process Analysis (B)." Harvard Business School Exercise 694-040, September 1993. (Revised August 2011.)