The structural quality of the software is usually hard to manage: It relies mostly on the expertise of the engineering team and can be assured through code review, analysis and refactoring. At the same time, functional aspect can be assured through a set of dedicated quality management activities, which includes quality assurance, quality control, and testing.
FastQC aims to provide a simple way to do some quality control checks on raw sequencedata coming from high throughput sequencing pipelines. It provides a modular set ofanalyses which you can use to give a quick impression of whether your data has any problems of which you should be aware before doing any further analysis. 2b1af7f3a8