A thorough appraisal or determination of the value of information, resources, or option [D02721] RMW The process of determining satisfaction of requirements. Evaluations may include method s such as analyses, inspection review s, and test s. For acquisition, evaluations are conducted throughout the contract period of performance. [D05179] SA-CMM
1. judgment of performance as process or product of change. 2. the process of testing, appraising, and judging achievement, growth, product, process, or changes in these, frequently through the use of formal and informal tests and techniques. 3. a synthesis of appraisals as by test scores, interviews, etc., in a case study.