International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB)
ISSN: 2074-9023 (Print), ISSN: 2074-9031 (Online)
Published By: MECS Press
IJIEEB Vol.9, No.2, Mar. 2017
Reliability of Software Correlated Components Failure in Pakistan Industry
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Now-a-days most important issue of software engineering in Pakistan industry is the correlated component failure, such failure occur when on component of the software is fail to work according to the specification and other related module to the specific component is also fail to perform the work. Due to this reason whole system destruction is possible as well as software development time and cost may be increased. The purpose of the study is to analyze the probability of software correlated component failure before the implementation and also analyze the main factor that cause of software correlated failure in Pakistan industry. Data is collected from software houses by using the data gathering techniques such as survey and interviews.
After doing statistical analysis by using bar chart conclude that in Pakistan industry main reason of software failure is error in software resource analysis in addition to faults in testing of the software. To overcome these issues in future it’s important to improve the testing phase of the software development process and during development of the software better techniques used for the resource allocation process.
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Darakshan Anjum, Tasleem Mustafa,"Reliability of Software Correlated Components Failure in Pakistan Industry", International Journal of Information Engineering and Electronic Business(IJIEEB), Vol.9, No.2, pp.27-35, 2017. DOI: 10.5815/ijieeb.2017.02.04
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