Accession Number : ADA192849

Title :   Software Quality Measurement Demonstration Project II.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jul 85-Apr 87,

Corporate Author : SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORP SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Pierce, Patricia ; Hartley, Richard ; Worrells, Suellen

PDF Url : ADA192849

Report Date : Oct 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 150

Abstract : The purpose of this project was to assess the feasibility and utility of transferring the software quality specification and evaluation methodology from the Specification of Software Quality Attributes Guidebooks 93 Vols, RADC-TR-85-37, Feb 85) to the acquisition environment. Two decision aid developments were used as the test programs. Specific recommendations have been made to improve on the methodology, thereby enhancing its acceptance by and utility to software acquisition managers. A parallel study (Demo I) was conducted by another contractor under contract F30602-85-C-0180 using two different decision aids as the test vehicles.

Descriptors :   *COMPUTER PROGRAM VERIFICATION, ACQUISITION, COMPUTER PROGRAMS, DECISION MAKING, SPECIFICATIONS, SUPERVISORS, TEST VEHICLES, QUALITY ASSURANCE

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE