Accession Number:

ADA250321

Title:

Software System Safety Guide

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMMUNICATIONS-ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

44.0

Abstract:

This report provides guidance on the implementation of a Software System Safety Program for Mission Critical Defense Systems. It discusses how to get a Software Safety program started, development of a Software Safety Program Plan, the Software Hazards Assessment Process, Software Safety Analyses, and General Guidelines, for designing Safety Critical Software. A useful glossary of definitions, terms, and acronyms is included, as well as a Software Safety Checklist Appendix A. This technical report is the first in a series of reports that will be written in order to provide Safety and Software Engineers better guidance on the implementation of a Software System Safety Program.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE