Entries Tagged 'Testing Methodologies' ↓
January 27th, 2017 — Testing best practices, Testing Concepts, Testing Methodologies, Types of testing
7 Basic Principles of Context-Driven Testing With an Example:
When I drive to the airport, I usually take the freeway that will get me there in the minimum time and avoids tolls. But that day, I took a longer local road route with a toll. Because I wanted a few extra minutes with my friend on the drive, who traveled a very long distance to spend the weekend with our family. The normal worst choice, in this case, turned out to be the best one.
But, consider this.
What if I was low on gas? Continue reading →
January 23rd, 2017 — Basics of Software testing, Testing Concepts, Testing Methodologies, Types of testing
A component is the lowest unit of any application. So Component testing; as the name suggest, is a technique of testing the lowest or the smallest unit of any application.
Component testing sometimes is also referred as Program or Module Testing.
An application can be thought of a combination and integration of many small individual modules. Before we test the entire system as a whole, it is imperial that each and every component OR the smallest unit of the application is tested thoroughly.
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December 5th, 2016 — Testing Concepts, Testing Methodologies, Types of testing
For any software application, both Unit testing and Integration testing are very important as they each employ unique processes to test the software application. But one or both of them cannot replace Functional testing.
In this article, we will understand Unit, Integration, and Functional testing and clarify the differences between these forms/levels of testing.
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August 25th, 2016 — Testing Concepts, Testing Methodologies, Types of testing
Business Intelligence (BI) is a process of gathering, analyzing, and transforming raw data into accurate, efficient, and meaningful information which can be used to make wise business decisions and refine business strategy.
BI gives organizations a sense of clairvoyance. Only the perception is not fueled by extra-sensory ability but by facts.
Business Intelligence testing initiatives help companies gain deeper and better insights so they can manage or make decisions based on hard facts or data. Continue reading →
July 11th, 2016 — Testing best practices, Testing Life cycle, Testing Methodologies
When I started my career as a QA, I was working with a company that offered its products as SaaS. Production releases were critical and there was a possibility of affecting the functionality for the live clients.
As our client base grew, to manage the risk and minimize the impact of the release to live clients, QA team adopted the post-release testing practice.
This was all new to me and I had so many questions and doubts in my mind: Continue reading →