Software Testing: Testing Across the Entire Software Development Life Cycle (Google eBook)

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John Wiley & Sons, Jul 27, 2007 - Computers - 345 pages
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Software Testing presents one of the first comprehensive guides to testing activities, ranging from test planning through test completion for every phase of software under development, and software under revision. Real life case studies are provided to enhance understanding as well as a companion website with tools and examples.
  

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Contents

1 Overview of Testing
1
2 The Software Development Life Cycle
29
3 Overview of Structured Testing
59
4 Testing Strategy
66
5 Test Planning
79
6 Static Testing
93
7 Functional Testing
99
8 Structural Nonfunctional Testing
122
10 The Testing Environment
150
11 Automated Testing Tools
159
12 Analyzing and Interpreting Test Results
176
13 A Full Software Development Lifecycle Testing Project
203
14 Testing Complex Applications
235
15 Future Directions in Testing
250
References
255
Index
259

9 Performance Testing
129

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About the author (2007)

Gerald D. Everett, PhD, is IBM Certified in Instruction and Mentoring. He received his doctorate in computer science from the University of Texas at Austin. Dr. Everett's experience spans more than thirty-five years of software development, testing, and consultative services. His technology solutions have been deployed nationally and internationally.

Raymond McLeod Jr., PhD, is Adjunct Professor at the University of Texas at Austin, teaching courses in information systems and marketing. He has authored or coauthored several publications and was chair of the ACM Special Interest Group for Computer Personnel Research (SIGCPR).

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