Accession Number:

ADA263891

Title:

A Guide to Total Software Quality Control.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Oct 89-Sep 92,

Corporate Author:

MITRE CORP BEDFORD MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

161.0

Abstract:

This is a guide for program offices that provides strategies and techniques for controlling the quality of software for mission-critical systems. It describes techniques to prevent, detect, and correct defects, and to make improvements in the processes and resources used to develop the software. It recommends use of a Total Software Quality Control Plan and shows how to create one prior to the start of system development. Volume 1 contains an overview of techniques and the planning process. Volume 2 is a compendium of descriptions of individual techniques.... Software quality, Quality control, Process improvement, Statistical process control, Software metrics.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE