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Operational Test

Abbreviation(s) and Synonym(s):

None

Definition(s):

  Operational tests involve a deployed system and are usually conducted to measure in-the- field performance and user-system interaction effects. Such tests require the members of a human test population to transact with biometric sensors. False acceptance rates may not be measurable, depending on the controls instituted.
Source(s):
NIST SP 800-85B