Table of Contents

 1     Scope          
 2     References
 3     Definitions
        3.1     Terms defined elsewhere       
        3.2     Terms defined in this Recommendation           
 4     Abbreviations and acronyms             
 5     Conventions            
 6     Overview of the reliability estimation methods for soft errors            
        6.1     Outline of the estimation methods for the alert function reliability (AR) requirement    
        6.2     Outline of service reliability (SR) requirement evaluation          
        6.3     Outline of maintenance reliability (MR) requirement evaluation           
 7     General conditions for evaluation of conformity to the reliability requirements         
        7.1     Standard implementation configuration of EUT             
        7.2     Acceleration factor of neutron irradiation test
        7.3     Relationship between duration in the neutron irradiation test and carrier natural environment    
 8     Methods for evaluating the conformity to the reliability requirement             
        8.1     Selection of the relevant class from the classes of reliability requirements        
        8.2     Examination of results of neutron irradiation test for conformity to the target reliability    
        8.3     Reliability evaluation methods for each type of requirement  
 9     Additional measures when the reliability does not conform to the requirement         
10     Events not classifiable as AR, SR or MR        
Annex A – Acceleration factors at accelerator facilities    
        A.1     Acceleration factor in the neutron irradiation test       
        A.2     Representative accelerator factor of each accelerator facility