Today, ensuring software quality is essential as nearly every component of a modern vehicle contains software code. As cars become increasingly connected and autonomous, ensuring both quality and secure software is key to satisfy clients and end users’ requirements. In this video course, you will learn what software quality is, why it is important in the vehicle industry and how to ensure it.
Software Quality in Vehicle Industry
Learn how to ensure software quality and why it is important in the vehicle industry
Software is already omnipresent in vehicles, including Advanced Driver Assistance Systems and the trend will not go away any time soon as vehicles become more autonomous and connected. Therefore, software quality and security are greatly important in the automotive industry. But in order to ensure good software quality, there must be a common understanding on what it is, what it entails and how it can be achieved. In this video course, we will precisely touch base on each of these topics.
First, we will give an overview on what software quality is and how it can be built to achieve a good quality level. Next, we will go over software product quality characteristics according to ISO 25010 and provide a brief explanation for each.
Moreover, we will emphasize on the importance of software quality in the automotive industry. Additionally, you will get an understanding on how software quality and security relate to each other and are equally relevant for vehicle cybersecurity.
Most importantly, as you reach the end of the video course, we will tell you exactly how to achieve and ensure good quality software.
Who our Software Quality video course is made for
Quality management professionals
As ensuring software product fulfills requirements according to quality characteristics is the goal of quality assurance, this video course is highly relevant for professionals involved. In this video course you will learn how to prevent unnecessary time and money costs by detecting quality defects early on.
Software developers and engineers
Today, software developers and engineers are expected to deliver high quality and secure software to meet customers’ expectations and users. In this video course you will learn how to achieve and ensure both with practice proven approaches since, as you may already know, one does not guarantee the other.
Software Quality – Video course content
As you start this video course, we will go over what is the learning objectives of this video course, why it is important for your role and the automotive industry.
II. Software Quality
Get a first definition of software quality based on the ISO 25010 and understanding of its importance. Additionally, you will learn why software quality is a multidimensional construct.
III. Software product quality characteristics
Here we will go over the eight software quality characteristics according to ISO 25010 and explain what each of them stands for.
IV. Why software quality matters in the automotive domain
In this section you will get solid arguments as to why software quality is important in the automotive industry and why it cannot longer be ignored.
After understanding what software quality is and its importance, you will now learn how you can ensure software quality. We will present several approaches that support software quality assurance.
VI. The relationship between quality software and secure software
It is important to understand quality software does not automatically translate into secure software. In this part of the video course, you will see how they relate to each other and why both are relevant with illustrative examples.
VII. Summary and Outro
Finally, we will present concluding thoughts and summarize what you have learned over the last 13 minutes.
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