Defect is the variance from a desired product attribute (it can be a wrong,missing or extra data). It can be of two types – Defect from the product or a variance from customer/user expectations. It is a flaw in the software system and has no impact until it affects the user/customer and operational system.What are the defect categories?With the knowledge of testing...

Each Test case is built using a series of Quick Test Professional Functions. Each function executes Quick Test Professional code to input data onto a screen.Each object in the Quick Test Professional Function resides in the Object Repository, thus allowing Quick Test Professional to identify all fields in the application.•    Each test case uses...

The following are pre-requisites or dependencies for QTP automation: •    Knowledge and hands-on experience with the use of QTP;•    Quality Centre (QC) and QTP installed and configured;•    QC and QTP are integrated;•    QTP Add-Ins are installed (if required);•    QC user...

User Interface testing guidelines are set of instructions that ensure that the product meet its planned/written specifications. And to achieve this goal a wide range of test cases is done. These test cases can become a real burden to the tester if they are not well equipped and experienced. When dealing with the UI testing the team has to focus on two major factors: the...

In the field of SQA the term Configuration Management refers to a process in which QA engineers seek the best possible solution of handling the changes during the software project stages. It’s sole responsibility is to maintain the integrity and traceability of the software development process. This goal is achieved by identifying various functional & physical...

Before we discuss that what are good Defect Tracking process first of all we’ll discuss what exactly is a defect itself. If we are to understand, in a nutshell, that what a Defect is then we’ll come to know that a defect in a software is usually a term that defines the concept of a failure to conform to specifications of the software package. For example, an...

Software testing defect metrics is used to measure the quantification of a software related to its development resources and/or development process. It is usually responsible for quantifying factors like schedule, work effort, product size, project status and quality performance. Such metrics is used to estimate that how much of more future work is needed to improve the...

The main purpose of boundary value analysis is to properly concentrate the testing efforts on error infected areas by accurately pointing out the boundaries of conditions, for example: a programmer can specify >, when the requirement states > or = and there are more examples to cover the aspect of boundary value analysis, and which we will explain to you via its...

LoadRunner is a tool, or more accurately a collection of tools, which facilitates inperforming load testing on a system. LoadRunner is used to create a load or stress on a system, and can be used to measure the responsiveness of the system to that load. The key concept behind LoadRunner is the use of virtual users, or vusers. What is “Virtual Users”? To perform...

Many corporations, companies, firms, and other institutions of different kinds of activity need to control access to their computer networks, devices...