Glossary of Software QA/Testing
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Establishing documented evidence which provides a high degree of assurance that a specific process will consistently produce a product meeting its predetermined specifications and quality attributes. Validation typically involves actual testing and takes place after verifications are completed.
Validation (Product Oriented)
Validation is concerned with whether the right functions of the program have been properly implemented, and that this function will properly produce the correct output given some input value.
The process of evaluating software to determine compliance with specified requirements.
Validation ensures that functionality, as defined in requirements, is the intended behavior of the product; validation typically involves actual testing and takes place after verifications are completed.
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