Studying ‘Software Testing: ISEB Foundation’ – Chapter 5

Studying ‘Software Testing: ISEB Foundation’ – Chapter 5

Have now worked through Chapter 5 of the book, entitled ‘Test Management’. This is another very comprehensive chapter, which took around 7 1/2 hours of study, over a few days.

It covers many different topics including testing and risk, test planning, test control, roles and tasks, test management, test design/specification, test metrics and test reporting plus many more related topics.

The topics covered are:

  • Risk and testing
  • Test organisation
  • Test approaches/test strategies
  • Test planning and estimation
  • Test progress monitoring and control
  • Incident management
  • Configuration management