Modeling Complex System Testing: Characterizing Test Coverage to Improve Information Return

Report Number: NPS-AM-11-C8P10R01-042

Series: Acquisition Management

Category: Test and Evaluation (T&E)

Report Series: Proceedings Paper

Authors: Karl Pfeiffer, Valery Kanevsky, Thomas Housel

Title: Modeling Complex System Testing: Characterizing Test Coverage to Improve Information Return

Published: 2011-04-01

Sponsored By: Acquisition Research Program

Status: Published--Unlimited Distribution

Research Type: NPS Faculty

Full Text URL: http://acquisitionresearch.net/files/FY2011/NPS-AM-11-C8P10R01-042.pdf

Keywords: Test Coverages, Integrated Warfare System

Abstract:

Effective, cost-efficient testing is critical to the long-term success of open architecture within the Navy