An evaluation of model checking tools

Authors Felix Kossak
Title An evaluation of model checking tools
Type techreport
Number SCCH-TR-0309
Address Hagenberg, Austria
Institution SCCH
Year 2003
SCCH ID# 309
Abstract

We give an overview over the most important methods and tools for model checking. @e compare two of the most important and most widespread tools: NuSMV and SPIN. We lay special emphasis on the usability with respect to software (design) verification. Finally we look at possible areas of application in the area of software development.