Article Side

Online Article Directory!

Hello Guest! Login or Register to submit articles!

Software Testing Ensures the Software Meets the Requirement of the Client

By Adam Geroge Subscribe to RSS | December 29th 2011 | Views:
loading
 
  



Software development outsourcing is one of the prime competencies of all Indian IT service providers companies and there has been as exponential growth in software development companies in India over the years. In software development company software testing is one of the prime phases in overall development process as it ensures that all the requirements are validated and verified to deliver the quality software. Software testing aims at finding the anomalies in software which are not the part of requirement document. These are called bugs and software testing is done to make bug free software. In Software development lifecycle software testing is done just after development or coding part is over. Functional requirements are the basic functionalities that software must perform and non-functional requirements are the performance related need of the software like User friendliness, performance, maintenance, recoverability etc. All the testing requirements are formulated in test plan which is then executed as per the test cases specified in the test plan. Testing life cycle at times run along the development lifecycle.

There are several software quality assurance methods and frameworks which enable Software testing India companies to deliver quality software. CMMI is one of such standard with ensures mature processes are in place to deliver a software. Software Quality Assurance helps software testing companies in India to have a robust and standard process to deliver the software. Software Quality assurance and Control act as verification and validation measures when a software is developed.

Software testing may be done from smallest possible testable unit called as Unit and associated testing is called unit testing, a unit can be a text filed on a screen or a radio button or a check box. Test cases are written for all unit and the same are executed. Next level of testing is called as module testing in which a particular module contributing to overall software is tested. For example in retail software bill payment module can be considered as standard module. All input/outputs are tested to see if the is any discrepancy. Next level of Software testing is Integration testing wherein all the modules are collectively tested and this include running sample cases in which output of one module acts as input to other module. Finally System testing is done in order to check end to end features of the complete system. After all the test cases are run identified deviations or bugs are identified and rectified. Post rectification regression testing is done to ensure all the bugs are removed. Regression testing is mostly done through automated means.

After all the test cases are executed user acceptance is taken and this is called user acceptance testing. User acceptance can be either taken at testing company’s environment in a controlled environment, this is called alpha testing. Another form of user acceptance testing is called as beta testing in which software is released with limited features and client feedback is gathered for final release. Software testing can be done either manually or through automated tools like load runner, QTP etc. Automated testing helps in saving time and ensures reliability and accuracy of executed test cases. One more advantage is companied get and unbiased third party view which ensure the delivery of high quality software truly exceeding the expectations.

Adam Geroge - About Author:
Adam George is a well known writer. He has written many articles on various topics including outsourcing, Presently writing on Software services, Offshore Software Development , Software Testing and other Software testing services.

Share on Facebook Tweet It Stumbleupon this post This post is delicious !

Article Source:
http://www.articleside.com/software-articles/software-testing-ensures-the-software-meets-the-requirement-of-the-client.htm

Related Software Articles Subscribe to RSS

What can you accomplish with E-scrap recycling management software?
Published by Angel on July 11th 2012 | Software
For the entrepreneur involved in the e-waste business, E-scrap recycling software fills the void wit...
 
Recycling software vendors – Leading philosophy that guide vendors
Published by Angel on June 7th 2012 | Software
Recyclers who are keen to implement recycling software seeks the services of reputed vendors who hav...
 
Ideal ways to identify the best recycling software
Published by Angel on April 5th 2012 | Software
Recycling centers that want to automate recycling business procedures can derive great benefits out ...
 
Advantages of Offshore software development
Published by Roger Lopez on January 17th 2012 | Software
This article mentions advantages and disadvantages of offshore software development.

...
 
Recruitment software needs an upgradation
Published by Maria Warne on April 29th 2012 | Software
Recruitment tracking software is well complemented by an up to date applicant tracking system, helpi...
 
Copy your data from one system to another system via Clone software
Published by Socialweb on February 21st 2012 | Software
Computers are mainly used to store and retrieve data from one source to another source. Most of the ...
 
How Effective Auditing ADFS is Using the proper Federation Service Computer software
Published by Leila on May 21st 2012 | Computer
Several organizations are continually faced using the challenge to authenticate and audit users of t...
 
Importance of a software development company in website building
Published by Jon on December 20th 2011 | Software
Whenever you go to expand your business over the web, your website would be the best recommended way...
 
Email marketing is an important aspect of your online strategies and getting bulk email software can ease your way in to success
Published by Jack on May 29th 2012 | Computer
Nowadays, internet consumers recognize the power and relevance of online marketing. Businesses are n...
 
Why make use of recruiting software?
Published by Rogger on November 29th 2011 | Software
In this competitive world, organizations look to streamline their business processes with the aid of...
 
Factors of Offshore software product development
Published by Calsoft Inc on April 4th 2012 | Software
Today every IT organization are looking for offshore software development, today in Offshore IT comp...
 
Is it difficult for a recycling unit to find the best recycling software
Published by Angel on May 16th 2012 | Software
While a recycling unit wants to implement the best recycling software, it becomes difficult for the ...
 
All about the real estate software
Published by Ivon Lerdorf on February 7th 2012 | Software
Real estate deals are time taking and should be done meticulously. Due to advancement of technology ...
 
Five strong pillars of RoHS software
Published by Angel on May 24th 2012 | Software
...
 
Infosys Technologies delivers broad range of software outsourcing services in India
Published by Williemcintosh on July 7th 2012 | Software
The span of software outsourcing services features custom software development, technology and also ...
 
Use Resource planning software to systemize your business
Published by David Hog on July 19th 2012 | Software
An organization’s growth depends on the strategies and decisions that it incorporates while moving...
 
How do reputed recycling software providers offer ideal solutions
Published by Angel on June 21st 2012 | Software
By meeting the exact needs of recycling companies through well-built recycling software, reputed com...
 
Mlm software, Australian Binary, Level Binary Plan, Matrix plan, Uni-Level Plan, Growth Plan, Board Plan
Published by Sankalp on December 20th 2011 | Software
Sankalp providing mlm software solutions for network marketing business, direct selling marketing, b...
 
Four queries to answer before handpicking an ideal scrap software
Published by Angel on March 8th 2012 | Software
The recycler who wants to systemize his business procedures can make diligent use of scrap software ...
 
An open source software testing- Selenium automated testing
Published by Roger Lopez on February 24th 2012 | Software
In this article, there is a brief description on selenium automated testing. In addition to this var...