software safety design analysis

What is software safety design analysis?

software safety design analysis meaning (IEEE) Verification that the safety-critical portion of the software design correctly implements the safety-critical requirements and introduces no new hazards. See: logic analysis, data analysis, interface analysis, constraint analysis, functional analysis, software element analysis, timing and sizing analysis, reliability analysis, software hazard analysis, system safety.

 

reference: U.S . Food & Drug – Glossary of Computer System Software Development Terminology (8/95)

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