On the Software Reliability Models of Jelinski-Moranda and Littlewood

@article{Joe1985OnTS,
  title={On the Software Reliability Models of Jelinski-Moranda and Littlewood},
  author={Harry Joe and N. Reid},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Reliability},
  year={1985},
  volume={R-34},
  pages={216-218}
}
This note provides an alternative formulation of the software reliability models of Jelinski-Moranda and Littlewood. The formulation is in terms of failure times rather than interfailure times; the models are then equivalent to observing the first n order statistics (n is random) from a random sample of size N. The models can be generalized by using a decreasing failure rate for the failure times. For the Jelinski-Moranda model, we comment on the maximum likelihood estimate and an improved… CONTINUE READING

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