184.108.40.206 Category 2.
Deliverable software to be developed
and designated as part
of a system or an
HWCI. Designating software as part of an HWCI typically
Imposes fewer requirements than Category 1. Such software may be embedded in
firmware devices and may not be expected to undergo significant change. Within
the framework of this standard, the contractor may propose the tailoring
details applicable to such software, subject to contracting agency approval.
Some of the factors influencing the decision to designate software as part of
an HWCI are:
c. Probability of