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Going Nuclear: Modeling Threats to Distributed Systems

Another Brief Look (at our Data) The data collected by our agents drives this whole project. At worst, we need the raw counter data from the Geiger counter, otherwise this whole project is a non-starter. At best, we can collect other pieces of data that provide better insight into the surrounding environment. The bigger picture is often important when doing remote monitoring so we should consider our requirements carefully. For the sake of argument lets say we want to collect the following pieces of data: Counts per minute Temperature Humidity Barometric pressure These allow us to measure the current levels of radiation while also providing…