Credibility comprises the objective and subjective components of the believability of a source or message.


In the context of software engineering and IT systems, “credibility” refers to the degree to which a software system or technology is perceived as trustworthy and reliable by its users and other stakeholders. T

This perception is crucial because it influences user acceptance, satisfaction, and ultimately the success of the technology in the marketplace or operational environment.

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