Glossary

Select the term of interest:

Bug:

Anything that threatens the value of the product. Something that bugs someone whose opinion matters.

Exploratory Testing:

An interactive process of simultaneous learning, test design, and test execution.

Heuristic Testing:

An approach to test design that employs heuristics to enable rapid development of test cases.

Risk-Based Testing:

Any testing organized to explore specific product risks.

Satisfice:

To obtain an outcome that is good enough. Coined in 1957 by economist and Nobel Laureate Herbert Simon.

Test Design:

The process of creating tests.

Test Execution:

The process of configuring, operating, and observing a product for the purpose of evaluating it.

Test Logistics:

The set of ideas that guide how resources are applied to fulfill the test strategy.

Test Strategy:

The set of ideas that guide test design.

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

2015

April 03
Brno, Czech Republic
Dinner Meeting with Petr Kolacek

April 06
Brno, Czech Republic
Corporate Consulting

April 07-09
Brno, Czech Republic
Corporate Training: Rapid Software Testing

April 10
Brno, Czech Republic
Corporate Consulting

April 13
Stockholm, Sweden
Dinner Meeting with Pablo Garcia

April 15
Stockholm, Sweden
Open to the Public: Qbiz Day at AddQ Training

April 16
Stockholm, Sweden
Invited Speaker: Stockholm Exploratory Testing Meeting

April 16-17
Stockholm, Sweden
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by AddQ Training

April 20-21
Gothenburg, Sweden
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by AddQ Training


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