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

 

2019

May 01-03 CLASS FULL
Broadcasting from Orcas Island, Washington, USA
ONLINE CLASS: Rapid Software Testing Applied with James Bach

June 12-14 CLASS FULL
Broadcasting from Orcas Island, Washington, USA
ONLINE CLASS: Rapid Software Testing Applied with James Bach

June 23
Bangalore, India
Tester MeetUP: Invited Speaker, organized by The Test Tribe

June 25
Bangalore, India
1 day workshop: "Testing Day with James Bach," organized by The Test Tribe

June 26-28
Bangalore, India
Corporate Training: Rapid Software Testing

July 10-12
Eindhoven, Netherlands
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by Improve Quality Services

July 24-26
Broadcasting from Orcas Island, Washington, USA
ONLINE CLASS: Rapid Software Testing Applied with James Bach

August 14-16
Houston, Texas
Corporate Training: Rapid Software Testing

September 04-06
Sydney, Australia
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by test-ed.com.au

September 09-11
Brisbane, Australia
Public Class: Rapid Software Testing, organized by test-ed.com.au

September 24
Bloomington, Minnesota
Tester MeetUp: Invited Speaker, organized by The Nerdery

September 25-27
Bloomington, Minnesota
Corporate Class: Rapid Software Testing


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