Seeing what's happening at a glance
General Cybernetic Modeling is the method that makes the
effects of countless different factors detectable and visible at a glance. By
using the principles of cybernetics, it is, for example, possible to map what
intentions and measures are supposed to produce, or actually produce, what
modes of operation and chains of effects. The graphic below is intended to
illustrate this by reference to a process. The process is shown here in a
very simple form but would take considerably more words to describe if a
report had to be drawn up on it.
What is the system doing?