It’s a question commonly asked in the validation arena, what is the difference between a FAT and a SAT. This article will finally explain what the difference is and why each one is required.
Any project that involves equipment being developed from a third party should have a FAT and SAT incorporated into the system life-cycle. If both the FAT and SAT are performed correctly is will lead to a much easier IQ/OQ process.
What is a FAT