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Software Complexity and Testing Effectiveness: An Empirical Study

by Kevrekidis, Kostas; Albers, Stijn; Sonnemans, Peter J.M.; Stollman, Guillaume M.

This paper presents a simple method for evaluating the effectiveness of testing strategies by using the relation between software reliability and software complexity...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2009-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2009 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Software Quality, Demonstration Tests

A Methodology for Quantitative Evaluation of Software Reliability using Static Analysis

by Schilling, Walter W.; Alam, Mansoor

This paper proposes a methodology for quantitative evaluation of software reliability in updated COTS or Open Source components...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Bayesian Analysis, Networks, Reliability Analysis/Prediction/Estimation

Consideration of Burn-In Acceleration and Effective Screening Procedure in Latest System LSI

by Wakai, Nobuyuki; Kobira, Yuji; Egawa, Hidemitsu

An effective procedure to determine the Burn-In acceleration factors for latest System LSI (Large Scale Integration) with 90nm and 65nm technology are discussed in this paper...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Accelerated Life Testing

Optimal Software Release Time Determination with Risk Constraint

by Yang, Bo; Hu, Huajun; Zhou, Jun

For a software development project, when to stop testing the software and release it for operation is of great importance as it impacts both the software reliability and the total cost of the project...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Software Quality, Life Cycle Cost, Risk Assessment

Parameter Estimation for Software Reliability Models Considering Failure Correlation

by Yang, Bo; Guo, Suchang; Ning, Ning; Huang, Hong-Zhong

Two parameter estimation methods are developed based on deferent types of data available, using Maximum Likelihood Estimation (MLE) method...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Maximum Likelihood Estimation, Markov, Networks

Threat Effects Analysis: Applying FMEA to Model Computer System Threats

by Bowles, John B.; Hanczaryk, William P.

Failure Modes and Effects Analysis, which is normally used to improve system reliability by identifying and mitigating the effects of potential system failures, provides a basic framework that can be applied to counter the threats a computer system.....

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2008-02
  • Keywords:RAMS 2008 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Software Quality, FMEA

Reliability-Related Requirements in Software-Intensive Systems

by Hecht, Myron; Owens, Karen; Tagami, Joanne

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2007 Proceedings. Session 08B: Software Reliability in Product Development. Moderator: Charles W. Plotkin, Ford Motor Company...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2007 Proceedings,Software, System Reliability, Requirements Flow Down

Reliability Block Diagram Modeling - Comparisons of Three Software Packages

by Brall, Aron; Hagen, William; Tran, Hung

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2007 Proceedings. Session 07B: Lessons Learned in Reliability Analysis. Moderator: Elizabeth Grimes,ARINC Engineering Systems...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2007 Proceedings,Reliability Block Diagram, Software Reliability

How to Close the Gap Between Hardware and Software Using FMEA

by Bidokhti, Nematollah

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2007 Proceedings. Session 08B: Software Reliability in Product Development. Moderator: Charles W. Plotkin, Ford Motor Company...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2007 Proceedings,FMEA, Design Review, Software Reliability, Design Reliability

Early Software Reliability Prediction Using Cause-Effect Graphing Analysis

by Kong, Wende; Shi, Ying; Smidts, Carol S.

Annual Reliability and Maintainability Symposium (RAMS), 2007 Proceedings. Session 08B: Software Reliability in Product Development. Moderator: Charles W. Plotkin, Ford Motor Company...

  • Filetype: pdf
  • Publish date: 2007-06
  • Keywords:RAMS 2007 Proceedings,Software Reliability, Process Improvement Tools

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