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Software Requirements: Validation vs. Verification, Part 2

In my last post, I explained the difference between validation and verification. In this post, I’ll further explain validation and provide some best practices. To ensure that software requirements validation goes smoothly, the following questions should be posed: Are all requirements necessary and sufficient? Do lower level detailed software requirements …

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Software Requirements: Validation vs. Verification

In software development, validation and verification are key elements to a successful project, but often the terms are mis-understood. Per the CMMI guidelines, validation is used to demonstrate that the product will meet it’s intended use, and verification demonstrates that the product matches the specified software requirements. Validation ensures that …

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