Similarly, software testers should write their test cases from the earlier stage of the software development life cycle, best during the software requirements phase. The test manager or a QA manager should collect and prepare the maximum possible documents as per the list below. Document Collection for Test Case Writing #1) User Requirements Document A document which list the business process, user profiles, user environment, interaction with other systems, replacement of existing systems, functional requirements, non functional requirements, licensing and installation requirements, performance requirements, security requirements, usability and concurrent requirements etc. Testing Tips and resources. The Ultimate Guide to Start Automation Testing on Your Project.
Do you want to start automation testing on your project but struggling with the most basic steps like: How to introduce test automation on your project?
How to select the best and the right automation tool? Test plan sample: SoftwareTesting and Quality assurance Templates. Test plan is in high demand.
Ya it should be! Test plan reflects your entire project testing schedule and approach. This article is in response to those who have demanded sample test plan. In my previous article I have outlined Test plan Index. In this article I will elaborate that index to what each point mean to do. Find what actually you need to include in each index point. I have included link to download PDF format of this test plan template at the end of this post. Test Plan Template: (Name of the Product) Prepared by: (Names of Preparers) (Date) 2.0 OBJECTIVES AND TASKS 2.1 Objectives 2.2 Tasks 4.0 Testing Strategy 4.1 Alpha Testing (Unit Testing) 4.2 System and Integration Testing 4.3 Performance and Stress Testing 4.4 User Acceptance Testing 4.5 Batch Testing 4.6 Automated Regression Testing 4.7 Beta Testing 5.0 Hardware Requirements.
How Domain knowledge is Important for testers? Jayant Deo asks:“Looking at the current scenario from the industry it is seen that the testers are expected to have both technical testing skills as well either need to be from the domain background or have gathered domain knowledge mainly for BFSI is commonly seen.
How to Create Requirements Traceability Matrix – Exact Process with Sample TM Template. Traceability Matrix – How to Create and Use It Today’s session is about an important QC tool, that is either over-simplified (read overlooked) or over-emphasized – Traceability Matrix(TM).
Most often, the making, reviewing or sharing of a Traceability Matrix is not one of the primary QA process deliverables – so it is not majorly concentrated on, thus causing the under-emphasis. On the contrary, some clients expect a TM to reveal earth-shattering facets about their product (under test) and are disappointed. “When used right, a Traceability Matrix can be your GPS for your QA journey”. As is a general practice at STH, we will see the “What” and “How” aspects about a TM in this article. How to Prepare Yourself For Test Case Writing and Improve Your Productivity.
When a tester decides to write high quality test cases and wants to improve their efficiency and the productivity of test case writing, there are few key points which help the testers to achieve these goals.
First, they need to prepare themselves professionally and psychologically with some of the key points necessary for every successful software testers in the IT industry. This will be treated as “Inputs” for a tester before starting to write test cases. Next, they need to understand the quality metrics involved in the project, which is used as a tool for evaluating the tester’s performance in various phases of testing life cycle.
This will be treated as “Outputs” for a tester after completing test case writing. Finally, the tester need to know how the bug is reported, issues are escalated and how the test reports are prepared in align to the standard procedure and can be understandable by the stakeholders of the project. Prepare Yourself 5) Understand the application domain thoroughly.