Getting Started with Incident Tracking and Management in Software Testing (Sample Templates Included)

incident tracking and management

In today’s article we are going to learn all about the “Incident Tracking and management” Process – How to track and manage incidents in Software Testing with sample templates.

Are you thinking- “STH has published a lot of content on defect/bug tracking, so how is this going to be different”? That is exactly the reason why we have to look at what we mean by incident first.

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How to Improve the Test Release Process for Successful Bug Free Software to Production

software test release process

Let’s see the typical process involved in delivering software from ‘development phase’ to the ‘testing phase’ for a successful bug-free software release to production/client.

These processes are either overlooked or skipped by software companies, which results in poor test management and thereby’ a “buggy” software releases to the client, which leads to “unsatisfied customers”.

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How to Write an Effective Test Summary Report [Sample Report Download]

Test Summary Report

A Simple 12 Step Guide to Write an Effective Test Summary Report with Sample Test Summary Report Template:

Several documents and reports are being prepared as part of Testing. Some are Test Strategy doc, Test Plan doc, Risk management Plan, Configuration management plan, etc. Among these Test Summary Report is one such report which is prepared after the Testing is completed.

I have tried to explain the purpose of the Test Summary Report and provided a sample Test Summary Report template along with an actual report for download. 

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Live Project Bug Tracking, Test Metrics, and Test Sign off – Free QA Training Day 6

Live Project Bug Tracking, Test Metrics, and Test Sign off

This is the concluding part of our “Software Testing training on a live project” series.

It is going to be about defects and also a few remaining topics that will mark the completion of the Test Execution phase of the STLC.

In the previous article, while Test Execution was going on, we encountered a situation where the expected result of the test case was not met. Also, we identified some unexpected behavior during Exploratory Testing.

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Writing Test Cases From SRS Document (DOWNLOAD Live Project Sample Test Cases)

Writing Test Cases From SRS Document

Writing Test Cases from SRS Document (Download Live Project Sample Test Cases) – Software Testing QA Training Day 4

Just to rehash what we have been doing so far – we are working our way through the Software Testing Training mini-course on a live project OrangeHRM.

In this free online QA training series so far, we are done with: 

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Test Plan Tutorial: A Guide To Write A Software Test Plan Document From Scratch

How to Write a Test Plan Document

An Ultimate Guide to Software Test Plan Document:

This tutorial will explain to you all about Software Test Plan Document and guide you with the ways on how to write/create a detailed Software Testing plan from scratch along with the differences between Test Planning and Test Execution.

Live Project QA Training Day 3 – After introducing our readers to the live application of our free online Software Testing Training, we came to know how to review SRS and write Test Scenarios. And now it’s the right time to dive deeper into the most important part of the software testing lifecycle – i.e. Test Planning

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