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Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection

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Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection. / Menon, Catherine; McDermid, John; Hubbard, Paul.

Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety. IET, 2009.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvard

Menon, C, McDermid, J & Hubbard, P 2009, Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection. in Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety. IET.

APA

Menon, C., McDermid, J., & Hubbard, P. (2009). Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection. In Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety IET.

Vancouver

Menon C, McDermid J, Hubbard P. Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection. In Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety. IET. 2009

Author

Menon, Catherine ; McDermid, John ; Hubbard, Paul. / Goal-based Safety Standards and COTS Software Selection. Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety. IET, 2009.

Bibtex

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abstract = "In this paper we examine some of the challenges associatedwith adequately demonstrating the safety of COTS productsas required by goal-based safety standards. The safetyevidence available for COTS products – if any – is sometimesof questionable quality and applicability. This paperintroduces a framework for assessing the applicability of theavailable evidence when selecting a COTS product forpurchase. Use of this framework enables the purchase of aparticular COTS product to be justified from a safetyperspective, as well as identifying where further postpurchaseanalysis of the software will be required to support asafety argument.",
author = "Catherine Menon and John McDermid and Paul Hubbard",
year = "2009",
month = nov,
language = "English",
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booktitle = "Proceedings of the 4th IET International Conference in Systems Safety",
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