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Measuring Combinatorial Coverage



David R. Kuhn, Raghu N. Kacker


Chapter 7 in "Introduction to Combinatorial Testing" from CRC Press. Background material for Introduction to Combinatorial Testing from NIST SP 800-142 and other technical papers, which explain concepts of combinatorial testing, application to the Document Object Model, concepts and methods of combinatorial coverage measurement, and the history of combinatorial testing development from statistical design of experiments methods.
Introduction to Combinatorial Testing
Publisher Info
CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL


automated testing, combinatorial testing, pairwise testing, software assurance, software testing


Kuhn, D. and Kacker, R. (2013), Measuring Combinatorial Coverage, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, [online], (Accessed June 8, 2023)
Created June 20, 2013, Updated February 19, 2017