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software quality assurance

The process of verification and validation of software. It strives to prove that there are problems and thereby allows those problems to be solved before a system goes into production. At each stage of the software development life cycle (SDLC), the cost of errors escalates approximately tenfold. See system development life cycle.
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Rob Bennett, national manager for UK & Ireland, said: "The SQA Star Awards provide a fantastic opportunity to recognise outstanding work of our centres.
The SQA got involved after a whistleblower contacted MSP Hugh Henry over the Marshall case.
The SQA maintains that it was not reasonably foreseeable that he would suffer psychiatric injury as a result of carrying out his duties.
You can reach our SQA Suzhou, China office as below:
The SQA deal with Bahrain is to set up a qualifications network.
An SQA spokesperson said: "It is disappointing when we have to disqualify candidates in what are avoidable circumstances.
The SQA spokesman said: 'We understand that Ucas have incorrectly interpreted Scottish data.
So far, four Scottish universities have announced they will be bypassing the SQA and offering places on the basis of predicted results.
It found that 55 per cent of those questioned believed the SQA had performed better this year than last year, when just 12 per cent of people thought the SQA was improving.
3 per cent last year, a figure issued by the SQA earlier.
Exam results are due to be delivered to students on Tuesday, with the SQA assuring candidates that it has successfully avoided a repeat of last year's fiasco.