Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC)
In this Article we define the various stages of testing.
Before defining STLC I want to define ..what is SDLC ?
Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) : Specifies the various stages of software development.
System Requirements Analysis.
Systems Analysis and Design
Software Testing Life Cycle (STLC): Specifies the various stages of testing.Bug Life cycle
a.Requirement Specification documents
b.Functional Specification documents
c.Use case Documents
d.Test Trace-ability Matrix for identifying Test Coverage
a.Test Scope, Test Environment
b.Different Test phase and Test Methodologies
c.Manual and Automation Testing
d.Defect Mgmt, Configuration Mgmt, Risk Mgmt. Etc
a.Test Case preparation.
b.Test Traceability Matrix for identifying Test Cases
c.Test case reviews and Approval
a.Executing Test cases
b.Capture, review and analyze Test Results
a.Find the defect & tracking for its closure.
a.Report the defect on tool/Excels