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Voting System Testing Update 12.12.12

from: Jessica Myers on Dec 12, 2012


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:
·         Dominion Democracy Suite 4.14. DVS completed the revisions to the scope of this system and submitted an amended application to the EAC on December 12, 2012. Please note that this amended application included a request to change the version number from 4.9 to 4.14, which will be reflected on all documentation and references from this point on. Wyle is working on the Test Plan for this system and expects to have it to the EAC before the end of the year. 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.
·         Dominion Sequoia WinEDS 4.0. EAC is in discussion with Dominion about the next steps in this test campaign. For documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Jessica Myers is the project manager on this test campaign.
·         Election Systems & Software (ES&S) EVS The system is currently in testing at Wyle Laboratories.  For documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Brian Hancock is the project manager on this test campaign.
·         Hart InterCivic. Hart submitted an application for testing for their Verity Voting 1.0 system on December 11, 2012. The EAC is reviewing this application and more information about this campaign will be available on our website soon. Jessica Myers 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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Voting System Testing Update 12.12.12

EAC will post a “Voting System Testing Update” blog each week tracking progress made on EAC system certification