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Voting Systems Updates - Brian Hancock

By: Brian Hancock

An U.S. Election Assistance Commission blog written by EAC Testing and Certification Director Brian Hancock to give Testing and Certification Department Voting System Updates.


Voting System Testing Update 5.15.17

May 16, 2017

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:  

ClearBallot Group ClearVote 1.4. ClearBallot provided the TDP to EAC and Pro V&V. Pro V&V and ClearBallot are working on revisions to the Test Plan based on EAC comments. 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.

Dominion Democracy Suite 5.0-A. EAC received Rev. A of the Test Plan on May 8th and will provide comments or approval by May 19th. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Ryan Macias is the project manager on this test campaign.

Everyone Counts elect Quad Audit 4.4.0. Everyone Count requested a suspension of testing for this campaign on March 16th. They have 90 days (June 14th) to restart testing or this campaign will be terminated. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Ryan Macias is the project manager on this test campaign.

Microvote EMS 4.2. EAC is completing review of the Test Plan and will have all comments forwarded on or before May 19th . 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.

Unisyn OpenElect 2.0. EAC approved Rev. B of the Test Plan on May 10th. Testing is temporarily on hold due to a discrepancy identified during testing. Unisyn is reviewing the discrepancy and preparing a root cause analysis. 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.

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 Brian Hancock at BHancock@eac.gov.

 

 
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