This practical guide to the verification of engineering or computing systems focuses on process, emphasizing a lifecycle approach that explains how to determine what verification work must be done, how the total task can be broken down into verification tasks involving six straightforward methods, how to prepare a plan and procedure, and how to report on each task.
1 Setting the Stage 2. Specifications and their Content 3. Specification Section 3 Preparation 4. Specification Section 4 Preparation 5. Establishing and Maintaining Enterprise Readiness for Program Implementation of Verification 6. Verification Process Design for a Program 7. Parts, Materials, and Processes Verification 8. Item and Interface Qualification Verification 9. Item and Interface Acceptance Verification 10. System Test and Evaluation Verification 11. Enterprise Process Verification 12. Postscript
Jeffrey O. Grady is the Owner of JOG System Engineering, a consulting and teaching company, and an Adjunct Professor at the University of California, San Diego. He was formerly the manager of systems development at GD Space Systems. He is the author of ten books in the systems engineering field. Jeff is an INCOSE Fellow, Founder, and ESEP. Jeff worked as an employee for Librascope, Ryan Aeronautical, General Dynamics Convair, and General Dynamics Space Systems. He has consulted in systems engineering for many companies, developing military and commercial products. He has taught hundreds of system engineering courses for universities, short course companies and for his own company.