Build Verification Testing (BVT Testing) Complete Guide

What is Build Verification Testing (BVT)?

Build Verification test is a set of tests run on every new build to verify that build is testable before it is released to test team for further testing.

These test cases are core functionality test cases that ensure the application is stable and can be tested thoroughly. Typically BVT process is automated. If BVT fails that build is again get assigned to a developer for the fix.

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10 Tips you should read before automating your testing work

Automating Your Testing

Introduction:

I was getting too many questions on when and how to automate the testing process. Instead of answering them individually I thought it would be better to have some discussion here.

I will put my thoughts about when to automate, how to automate or should we automate our testing work?

I know there some of our readers are smarter than me. So it would be always a good idea to start a meaningful discussion on such a vast topic to get in-depth idea and thoughts from experts from different areas and their experience in automation testing.

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Software Installation/Un installation Testing

Software Installation_Un installation Testing

Have you performed software installation testing? How was the experience? Well, Installation testing (Implementation Testing) is quite an interesting part of software testing life cycle.

Installation testing is like introducing a guest in your home. The new guest should be properly introduced to all the family members in order to feel him comfortable. Installation of new software is also quite like above example.

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Regression Testing Complete Guide: Tools, Method, and Example

What is Regression Testing?

Regression testing is a testing that is done to verify that a code change in the software does not impact the existing functionality of the product.

This testing makes sure that the product works fine as previously with the newly added functionality or any change in the existing feature or once the bug fix is done. Previously executed test cases are re-executed in order to verify the impact of change. 

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WinRunner Automation Tool (History and Interview Questions)

Winrunner

This is part of the post, “WinRunner Interview questions and answers series ”

HP WinRunner automation tool was owned by Mercury Interactive. When HP acquired Mercury Interactive, they stopped Winrunner support and suggested to use the HP Functional Testing software.

These are some important WinRunner interview questions frequently asked in automation testing interview. If you are unclear of any answer ask me for clarification. I will continue this WinRunner tutorial posting series on weekends as a testing interview preparation series for you.

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