software safety test analysis

What is software safety test analysis?

software safety test analysis meaning (IEEE) Analysis demonstrating that safety requirements have been correctly implemented and that the software functions safely within its specified environment. Tests may include; unit level tests, interface tests, software configuration item testing, system level testing, stress testing, and regression testing. See: software hazard analysis, system safety.

 

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

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