Aimed at experts who are dedicated tosoftware testing, The Software Testing Process: Test Management addresses themajor issues related to advanced, state-of-the-art test management. This bookcovers the syllabus required to pass the Certified Tester Examination -Advanced Level as defined by the International Software Testing QualificationsBoard (ISTQB).
Software developers, project managers, quality managers, and team leaders willbenefit from the comprehensive coverage of risk oriented management and the waytesting is shown to be an integral, though independent part of softwaredevelopment.
Included are best practices in the field of testing, as well as detaileddescriptions of involved tasks, roles, and responsibilities. Well suited forself-study, the reader is “taken by the hand” and guided through the keyconcepts and terminology of software testing in a variety of scenarios and casestudies (as featured in the first book in this series, Software TestingFoundations).
Not only will testers and test managers find this a must-read, but anyonerequiring advanced professional knowledge and skills in this field, anyonewanting to become a true testing professional, will find this book a must for asuccessful, well-founded education in advanced test management.
- Test process and test tools
- Testing in the software life cycle
- Test policy and test manual
- Test plan and test planning
- Test control
- Incident management
- Risk management/risk-based testing
- Staff qualifications
- Test metrics