4. Risk, Reliability, and Testing Case Study

  1. Norman F. Schneidewind

Published Online: 3 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118098929.ch4

Systems and Software Engineering with Applications

Systems and Software Engineering with Applications

How to Cite

Schneidewind, N. F. (2011) Risk, Reliability, and Testing Case Study, in Systems and Software Engineering with Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118098929.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738158525

Online ISBN: 9781118098929

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Keywords:

  • risk analysis;
  • reliability analysis;
  • prediction accuracy;
  • Poisson process problem;
  • NASA space shuttle application

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview of the Principles of Risk-Driven Reliability Model and Test Process

  • Model and Process Basics

  • Safety Critical Software Considerations

  • Risk Analysis

  • Reliability Analysis

  • Predictions and Prediction Accuracy

  • Tradeoff between Consumer's Risk and Producer's Risk

  • Example Poisson Process Problem: First and Second Tests

  • NASA Space Shuttle Application