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Voting Systems Testing Updates

By:Jessica Myers

An U.S. Election Assistance Commission blog about Testing and Certification Department Voting System Updates.


Voting System Testing Update 7.5.16

Jul 05, 2016

?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. Pro V&V is working on the Test Plan. 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. Pro V&V plans to provide the draft Test Plan this 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.

ESS Unity 3.4.1.4. EAC received the Test Plan on June 15th and will provide comments or approval on or before July 14th. 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

ESS EVS 5.2.1.1. EAC provided comment to NTS on June 30th.NTS is working on revisions to the Test Report. 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

ESS EVS 5.4.0.0. ESS requested a suspension of testing for this campaign on March 22nd. They have 120 days (July 19th) 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. Jessica Myers is the project manager on this test campaign.

Everyone Counts eLect Quad Audit 4.3.0. EAC provided comments on the Test Plan to Pro V&V on July 1st. If you would like to view documents related to this test campaign, please visit our website. Brian Hancock is the project managers on this test campaign.

Microvote EMS 4.2. Microvote is working with Indiana to make sure the modification meets the new requirements for straight party voting in Indiana. Pro V&V is working through the Test Plan for this project. 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 Jessica Myers atjmyers@eac.gov.

 

 
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