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

 

2017

November 22-24
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Altom Consulting

November 24
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
After Class Reception with RST Students

November 27-29
Bucharest, Romania
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Altom Consulting

November 27
Bucharest, Romania
Tester MeetUp: Invited Speaker

November 28
Broadcast with the OnlineTestConference
Keynote Speaker: "When Animals Test"

December 04-06
Prague, Czechia
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by tesena, SRO

December 07
Prague, Czech Republic
Corporate OnSite for tesena testers

December 13-15
South Burlington, Vermont, United States
Corporate Training: Rapid Software Testing

 

2018

March 03
Malmo, Sweden
Beauty in Code Conference

March 07-09
Zürich, Switzerland
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, co-instructor with Michael Bolton, organized by House of Test

March 12-14
Utrecht, Netherlands
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Improve Quality Services

March 15-16
Utrecht, Netherlands
Rapid Software Testing for Managers, organized by Improve Quality Services

March 28-30
Christchurch, New Zealand
Corporate Class: Rapid Software Testing

June 13-15
Broadcasting from Orcas Island, Washington, USA
ONLINE CLASS: Rapid Software Testing Applied with James Bach

 


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