integration test


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integration test

[‚int·ə′grā·shən ‚test]
(computer science)
A stage in testing a computer system in which a collection of modules in the system is tested as a group.
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This study investigated in the importance of having First, Runtime validation and verification (V&V) in self-adaptive software: Since self-adaptation modifies the structure and behavior of the system, runtime V&V is necessary to ensure that errors are not introduced as a result of the adaptation process; Second, Up-to-date test models: If self-adaptation introduces a new component, new integration test cases should be generated to validate its interactions with existing components.
In general, the test model may contain integration tests involving callees and callers of the component targeted in the adaptation.
The MEPs had claimed that children were worse off than spouses as the latter did not have to pass an integration test. However, the Court said this was not relevant because marriage was a life-long commitment whereas children would not necessarily stay with their parents for a long period.
Since integration complexity quantifies a basis set of integration tests, it also can be used to establish the integration test strategy of design.
The Netherlands, a precursor in this area, the United Kingdom, Germany and Denmark have all adopted or are considering adopting integration tests as a precondition for the right of admission and residence, notes HRW, which is concerned that this approach will spread in the EU.
To ensure its integration efforts are successful, the TSAT program is planning to demonstrate critical technologies at TRL 6 when key integration tests are conducted in fiscal year 2007, use the results of its first round of integration tests to refine testing during the second, more comprehensive round, conduct a series of independent tests to verify results of contractor testing, and assess the results of the main integration tests before making a decision to enter the production development phase.
Wicom Communications, a European provider of IP contact center and business communications software solutions, announced it has completed successful integration tests with European workforce management system provider Teleopti Contact Center Coach.
Contributors describe the relationship between the local and the integrative in the structures of the brain, and its relationship to action and perception, describing contour integration tests, contour continuity and closure in babies, and late maturation of visual spatial integration.

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