Re: [SystemSafety] Qualifying SW as "proven in use" [Measuring Software]

From: Patrick Graydon < >
Date: Thu, 20 Jun 2013 12:45:42 +0200

On 20 Jun, 2013, at 11:19, <Thierry.Coq_at_xxxxxx

> For example ITRIS has conducted a study where the "good quality" code is statistically linked to a lower SQALE index, for industrial software actually used in operations.

Could you provide a citation?

> But more than that, SQALE IS a quality model: it DEFINES what is "good quality" code.

To say that something measures X because you define X to be what it measures is a circular argument.

— Patrick

Dr Patrick John Graydon
Postdoctoral Research Fellow
School of Innovation, Design, and Engineering (IDT) Mälardalens Högskola (MDH), Västerås, Sweden

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