Software Product Certification
Published Online: 14 DEC 2007
Copyright © 2007 by John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering
How to Cite
Voas, J. 2007. Software Product Certification. Wiley Encyclopedia of Computer Science and Engineering. .
- Published Online: 14 DEC 2007
Here, we examine the process and challenges of certifying software-intensive systems. We will first review the interpretation of the term, certification. We then review different types of certification processes, and discuss challenges to forming software certification procedures. And finally, we discuss a strategy for gaining the maximum benefit from performing certification by formulating the correct procedures that are needed to roll out a certification plan by recommending appropriate guidelines to those developers whose products will be judged.
- quality of service;
- verification and validation;
- systems of systems