|A quick overview of the Test-driven development lifecycle. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
8. The inspection system as currently used by the Skunk Works, which has been approved by both the Air Force and Navy, meets the intent of existing military requirements and should be used on new project. Push more basic inspection responsibility back to subcontractors and vendors. Don't duplicate so much inspection.
8. Testing and inspection is expensive, but not testing or inspecting can be more expensive. Optimize your testing to only that necessary to prove you: 1) meet the needs of your customer; 2) meet all stated contract requirements; 3) have a safe product 4) have a quality, high value product. Don’t duplicate or perform any other testing.