Search for dissertations about: "infrastructure delivery"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 swedish dissertations containing the words infrastructure delivery.

  1. 1. Vulnerability analysis of electric power delivery networks

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Mark och vatten

    Author : Åke Holmgren; KTH.; [2004]
    Keywords : Infrastructure; Networks; Risk Analysis; Vulnerability;

    Abstract : Disturbances in the services provided by the infrastructuresystems—e.g. electric power supplies and communications—can have serious implications for everyday life,economic prosperity and national security. The disturbances canbe initiated by natural disasters, adverse weather, technicalfailures, human errors, sabotage, terrorism or acts of war. READ MORE

  2. 2. Management with the People : An Enabling Approach to Neighbourhood Road Infrastructure Management in Kampala City

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Ian Senkatuka; KTH.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Urbanisation; Developing Country; Infrastructure; Neighbourhood Road; Management; Community Participation; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : Rapid urbanization occurring in many developing countries coupled with the constraints they are facing, has affected road infrastructure service delivery by public authorities charged with managing them. In Kampala City’s mixed income neighbourhood areas that have a disparity between neighbourhood community members, inadequate neighbourhood road management by Kampala City Council who are charged with managing these roads has led to neighbourhood roads that are in a poor state of disrepair, and do not meet many of the needs of their users. READ MORE

  3. 3. IT Service Delivery in Nicaraguan Internet Service Providers analysis and Assessment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Information and Communication Technology

    Author : Will Johnny Flores Delgadillo; KTH.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; IT; service delivery; Internet service provider; TECHNOLOGY Information technology; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik; SRA - ICT; SRA - Informations- och kommunikationsteknik;

    Abstract :   The thesis addresses the research question: How to describe, understand, and explain IT service delivery? Based on the research question, the following research questions were derived:  How to analyse IT service delivery based on ITIL in order to determine its current situation? How to formalize elements of IT service delivery in maturity level that can be used to assess its current status? These research questions are answered by two IT artefacts: an analysis method and a maturity model for IT service delivery. Both of them are constructed by design-science research guidelines. READ MORE

  4. 4. Hybrid cellular-broadcasting infrastructure systems radio resource management issues

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kommunikationssystem

    Author : Aurelian Bria; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Telecommunication; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Telekommunikation;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the problem of low-cost multicast delivery of multimedia content in future mobile networks. The trend towards reuse of existing infrastructure for cellular and broadcasting for building new systems is challenged, with respect to the opportunities for low cost service provision and scalable deployment of networks. READ MORE

  5. 5. Promoting Innovation in Transportation Infrastructure Maintenance Incentives Contracting and Performance Based Specifications

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Torbjörn Stenbeck; KTH.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Building engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Byggnadsteknik;

    Abstract : Knowledge of what action that is needed to drive innovation at a desired speed is in demand in civil engineering and its related maintenance. 1. What measures to stimulate innovation have been tested? 2. How much innovation has been achieved by contracting? 3. READ MORE