Running the Comparison Experiment
Comparison experiment allows you to compare the results of
Note: You must have
at least two scenario
to run the Comparison experiment.
Comparison experiment by selecting scenarios to
compare and specifying statistics
to collect. When launched, the experiment passes
through a series
each included scenario. When the experiment is
finished, you can compare the values of the collected statistics to
examine the effect of the different initial conditions on the
To run the Comparison experiment
- Click the SIM
tab located in the top left area of ALX workspace,
the scenario to work with.
- Navigate to the experiments section and
The GIS map will be substituted with the
- Set the experiment start and end dates in the Experiment duration section.
- Click the Use replications
toggle button if numerous replications are required and specify their
number in the Replications
per iteration field. If replications are
iteration will include several repeating runs of the Simulation
experiment. Otherwise, each
iteration will include a single run of the Simulation experiment.
- Choose the required scenarios from the list of
available scenarios by selecting the check boxes next to them.
- Configure the statistics that will be collected
during the experiment execution:
Run to start
the experiment execution. Once the experiment is over, the
results will be added to the Comparison
experiment branch of
- Click the Configure
statistics button. The dialog box will open.
- If needed, specify the measurement units that will be
used in the collected statistics
- Choose the statistics to be collected during the
Comparison experiment by clicking the toggle buttons next to
them. If required, the data of each column can be sorted
or filtered just
like in any other ALX table.
- Click OK to
close the dialog box and save the changes.
currently running one or more experiment(s) of any type,
a warning message will pop-up, notifying you about the number of
currently running experiments.
Observe the collected data
in the Comparison results
the Comparison experiment
Adding a new