Truncated software reliability growth model

  • D. R. Prince Williams
  • P. Vivekanandan


Due to the large scale application of software systems, software reliability plays an important role in software developments. In this paper, a software reliability growth model (SRGM) is proposed. The testing time on the right is truncated in this model. The instantaneous failure rate, mean-value function, error detection rate, reliability of the software, estimation of parameters and the simple applications of this model are discussed.

AMS Mathematics Subject Classification

62N05 68M15 68N30 

Key words and phrases

Software reliability non homogenous Poisson process(NHPP) instantaneous failure rate mean value function error detection rate estimation of parameters 


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© Korean Society for Computational and Applied Mathematics 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. R. Prince Williams
    • 1
  • P. Vivekanandan
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsMNM Jain Engineering CollegeChennaiIndia
  2. 2.School of MathematicsAnna UniversityChennaiIndia

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