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Managing Election Technology

The Election Official of today is an Information Technology (IT) Manager - whether they think they are, whether they want to be, or whether they were trained to be. IT management requires a unique set of attitudes, knowledge, and skills in order to plan, direct, and control contemporary election administration. To help Election Officials be the best IT managers possible, the EAC is publishing this series of guides and sharing State User Acceptance and Logic & Accuracy test procedures to help Election Officials of all skill levels better handle their IT demands.

The primary goals of these publications are to help Election Officials identify the primary areas in which they must recognize their role as an IT manager and to provide ideas and best practices for achieving success in this roll. We post these guides, user acceptance and test procedures as they become available, and if you have specific topics which you would like us to address, please use the Contact Page (found here) to tell us what information should be included in this series. Links to the guides are found below.


Guides

U.S. Election Assistance Commission

#1 - Ten Things to Know About Selecting a Voting System

#2 - Ten Things to Know About Managing Aging Voting Systems

#3 - Considerations for Implementing Voting Systems with COTS Products

Checklist - Securing Voter Registration Data

 

User Acceptance and Logic & Accuracy Test Procedures

California Secretary of State 

Dominion Democracy Suite System Configuration and Acceptance Testing

Dominion Democracy Suite Election Readiness and Logic & Accuracy Testing

ES&S Unity 3.0.1.1 Logic and Accuracy Testing of System and Components

Hart Voting System 6.2.1 Use Procedures for California

 
City and County of Denver

Dominion Democracy Suite 4.21 Acceptance Testing Procedures 

 
Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division 

ExpressPoll Acceptance Test Script Ver. 2.3 

ExpressPoll Acceptance Test Report 

ExpressPoll Acceptance Test Failure Report 

Logic and Accuracy Test Manual of Optical Scan, ExpressPoll and Touch Screen Voting Equipment

 
Hamilton County, Ohio Board of Elections

Epoll Book (ePB) Tenex Election Preparation and Testing Checklist

Epoll Book (ePB) Tenex Basic Processing Test

Epoll Book (ePB) Tenex Eligibility Cases

Epoll Book (ePB) Election Settings (sample)

Epoll Book (ePB) Election Day Settings

Election Day JBC and DAU eSlate Preperation Workflow and Checklist

Election Day Escan Pre-Define Workflow and Checklist

 
Maryland State Board of Elections

ExpressPoll Pollbook Acceptance Test Guide Ver. 1.3 

ElectionWare Network Functional Test Script

ExpressVote Acceptance Test Scripts 

ExpressPass Printer Acceptance Test Scripts 

DS200 Acceptance Test Scripts 

DS850 Acceptance Test Scripts 

Logic and Accuracy Test Guide 

ExpressVote Early Voting Logic and Accuracy Checklist

ExpressVote Election Day Logic and Accuracy Checklist

DS200 Election Day Logic and Accuracy Checklist

DS850 Absentee and Provisional Logic and Accuracy Checklist

 
Missouri St Louis County Election Board

Logic and Accuracy Test-M-100 Scanner

 
New Jersey Department of State Division of Elections

Avante Vote Trakker Voting Machines Pre-Election Testing Protocols

AVC Advantage Voting Machines Pre-Election Testing Protocols

AVC Edge Voting Machines Pre-Election Testing Protocols

iVotronic Voting Machines Pre-Election Testing Protocols

 
Washington Secretary of State Elections Division

Logic and Accuracy Test Laws (Link to WA SOS Webpage) 

Preparing for the Logic and Accuracy Test (Link to WA SOS Webpage) 

Logic and Accuracy Testing Protocol

Logic and Accuracy Test Day Checklist