What is the Systems Approach?
Jackson, S., D. Hitchins, and H. Eisner. 2010. "What is the Systems Approach?" INCOSE Insight. 13(1): 41-43.
This course is considered a primary reference for the following articles:
- Systems Approach Applied to Engineered Systems
- Analysis and Selection between Alternative Solutions
- Synthesizing Possible Solutions
- Implementing and Proving a Solution
All three authors are INCOSE Fellows. This article was written as part of an INCOSE Fellows project to describe identified systems engineering (SE) Issues. This article describes how the elements of a system are identified and defined. This article describes how synthesis is a key concept within the Systems Approach methodology. This article describes how proving a system is a key concept within the systems approach methodology.