Software Failure Risk

Measurement and Management

  • Susan A. Sherer

Part of the Applications of Modern Technology in Business book series (AMTB)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Understanding Software Failure Risk

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 3-12
    3. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 13-24
    4. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 25-52
  3. Software Failure Risk Measurement

  4. Software Failure Risk Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 181-193
    3. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 195-208
    4. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 209-219
    5. Susan A. Sherer
      Pages 221-229
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 231-276

About this book


The author here presents a detailed explanation of the methodolgy of software reliablity evaluation, and then demonstrates its applications to a commercial loan system, a funds transfer security system, and a payables processing system. Her well-written, practical text enables users to design original software modules, as well as to critically assess commercial software products.


Processing Risk Measurement design risk management security software failure software failure risk software testing

Authors and affiliations

  • Susan A. Sherer
    • 1
  1. 1.College of Business and EconomicsLehigh UniversityBethlehemUSA

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