1.1 Purpose. This standard provides uniform procedures and
methods for establishing a testability program, for assessing testability in
designs and for integration of testability into the acquisition process for
electronic syatems and equipments.
1.2 Application. This standard is applicable to the
development of electronic components, equipments, and systems for the
Department of Defense. Appropriate tasks of this standard are to be applied
during the Conceptual pheae, Demonstration and Validation phase, Full Scale
Development phase and Production phase of the system acquisition process.
1.3 Tailoring of tasks. Tasks described are intended to be
tailored as appropriate to the particular needs of the system or equipment
acquisition program. Application guidance and rationale for selecting and
tailoring tasks are included in Appendix