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Voting System Testing Update 11.26.13

from: Jessica Myers on Nov 26, 2013

 

Voting System Testing Update
The “Voting System Testing Update” blog is an effort to keep everyone informed of the progress systems in the EAC’s Testing and Certification Program are making each week. We hope that this adds additional transparency to our process and allows stakeholders to get a weekly update about test campaigns that impact their jurisdiction.
 
Voting Systems under Test:
 
·         DVS Democracy Suite 4.14.B. EAC approved an application for a modification to the Democracy Suite system November 8th. Weekly status calls began on November 25th. Jessica Myers is the project manager on this test campaign.
 
·         ES&S Unity 3.4.1.0. EAC and Wyle reviewed the comments on the Test Plan. Wyle is working on a revised Test Plan. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Megan Dillon is the project manager on this test campaign.
 
·         ES&S EVS 5.0.1.0. Wyle is working on drafting the Test Plan for this campaign. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Brian Hancock is the project manager on this test campaign.
 
·         Hart InterCivic Verity 1.0. Hart experienced internal testing and project delays in the last several weeks. They notified the EAC that the delivery of equipment to SLI to begin testing is pushed back until the end of the year. EAC received a revised project schedule and will update the EAC timeline next week. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Jessica Myers is the project manager on this test campaign.
 
·         Unisyn OpenElect 1.2. EAC provided comments to Wyle on November 22nd. EAC and Wyle will review and discuss the comments this week, and then Wyle will review the Test Report.  If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Megan Dillon is the project manager on this test campaign.
 
If you would like more information about the certification process, please read Chapter 4 and 5 of the Testing and Certification Program Manual. If you have additional questions or would like additional information about a particular voting system, please email Jessica Myers at jmyers@eac.gov.
 
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