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

 

2016

 

April 19
Stockholm, Sweden
Lunch Meeting with Magnus Holmqvist

April 22
Zurich, Switzerland
Invited Speaker: Tester MeetUP

April 22
Zürich, Switzerland
Meeting with Alek Simic

April 25-27
Zürich, Switzerland
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing with co-instructor Michael Bolton, organized by House of Test

May 02-05
Orlando, Florida
StarEAST Conference

May 02
StarEAST Conference, Orlando, Florida
Full-day Tutorial: A Rapid Introduction to Rapid Software Testing

May 09-11
Charlotte, North Carlolina, USA
Public Class : Rapid Software Testing, organized by Software Test Professionals

May 16-18
Rosario Resort, Orcas Island, Washington
Public Class: "Reinventing Testers" with James and Jonathan Bach

May 19
Orcas Island, Washington
Whale Watching Trip for ReInventing Testers class


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