by Tom Fitzpatrick, Editor and Verification Technologist
"That's what we do as verification engineers, isn't it? We identify problems with a system, trace them back to root causes, fix the root causes and then make sure that everything still works."
As I write this, we're experiencing yet another winter storm here in New England. It started this morning, and the timing was fortuitous since my wife had scheduled a maintenance visit by the oil company to fix a minor problem with the pipes before it really started snowing heavily. While the kids were sleeping in due to school being cancelled, the plumber worked in our basement to make sure everything was working well. It turned out that he had to replace the water feeder