Title: New mathematical model for software quality prediction of component-based software using shuffled frog-leaping algorithm

Authors: Deepak Panwar; Pradeep Tomar

Addresses: Amity School of Engineering & Technology, Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur 303002, India ' Department of Computer Science & Engineering, School of Information & Communication Technology, Gautam Buddha University, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Greater Noida 201308, India

Abstract: Customer satisfaction and profit making are the two motives that define software quality; therefore, software industry uses new technologies like component-based software engineering, re-engineering, etc., to make their software production more profitable. The proposed mathematical model is executed under ISO/IEC 9126 quality assurance model and justifies the definition of software quality given by IEEE 1061(1998). The model calculates the degree of stakeholder satisfaction (Q) by combining the quality attributes and it is validated using Shuffled Frog-Leaping Algorithm (SFLA) which improved the result by 2.46%.

Keywords: software quality prediction; ISO/IEC 9126; shuffled frog-leaping algorithm; component-based software development.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCAT.2017.086014

International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 2017 Vol.55 No.4, pp.266 - 275

Received: 16 Dec 2015
Accepted: 16 Aug 2016

Published online: 04 Aug 2017 *

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