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Efficient and Effective Testing

How to obtain a higher level of good testing

Filip Qvotrup

on 8 April 2011

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Transcript of Efficient and Effective Testing

Efficient & Effective Testing Effective (adj): Adequate to accomplish a purpose; producing the intended or expected result Efficient (adj): Performing or functioning in the best possible manner with the least waste of time and effort. How do we test? Non-effective and non-efficient (manual test plans)
Efficient, but non-effective (semi-automated test plans) Why not effective? Because we do not test everything (whether manual or semi-automated test plan)
Because not every change is bad - but we might not know what to expect Why efficient (sometimes)? Because we check all data in all affected tables - and it's done very fast How do we get to
"Efficient AND Effective"? What have we not mentioned? GUI testing GUI testing is too cumbersome for automated testing; must be done by humans Know what we need to test
Only test it once
Have semi-automated check points for everything we test How do we find out what we need to test? Analyze all the programs (flow chart the process paths) Gap Analysis How to ensure we test all process paths, and only test them once? In a G.A., you overlay you scenarios over the flow chart thereby identifying what is covered and what is not.
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