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

 

2018

October 16
Malmö, Sweden
Test Masters Online Conference: "My Problem With the Pyramid: Introducing the Round Earth Test Strategy Heuristic"

October 18
Linköping, Sweden
Conference: DevLin 2018: Keynote Speaker , "Testing Vs. Checking Explained"

October 19
Linköping, Sweden
1- Day Workshop for DevLin 2018: "It's Not About Test Cases: Learn To Think Like A Tester"

October 23
Tartu, Estonia
Tester MeetUP: Invited Speaker, organized by Celeg Hannas

October 23
University of Tartu, Estonia
Invited Speaker

October 24
Dinner Meeting with Oliver Vilson and Associates

October 24-26
Tartu, Estonia
Public class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Celeg Hannas

October 30
Zürich, Switzerland
Tester MeetUP: Invited Speaker, organized by House of Test

Ocotober 31-November 02
Zürich, Switzerland
Public class: Rapid Software Testing Applied, organized by House of Test

November 05-06
Wimbledon, London, England
Corporate Training

November 14-16
Stockholm, Sweden
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by AddQ Training

December 05-07
Broadcasting from Orcas Island, Washington, USA
ONLINE CLASS: Rapid Software Testing Applied with James Bach


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