Proven tips and tools for building and executing an effective test project
Earlier editions of this book have helped test managers around the world to develop essential tools and apply them to successful test project management. In this third edition of his bestseller, Rex Black shares lessons he has learned in the decade since the first edition came out and provides a thorough review of the latest tools and resources, making this book even more valuable.
A structured test operation is planned, repeatable, and documented, but preserves creativity and flexibility in all the right places. Rex Black teaches you to develop models for understanding the meaning of the myriad data points generated by testing. Then you can effectively manage what is often a confusing, chaotic, and change-ridden area of the project, building an effective and efficient test organization. You will learn about:
- Building a business case for solid testing
Mastering Agile testing challenges, applying risk-based testing, and managing distributed and outsourced testing
Understanding and adapting the new IEEE 829 standard
Building a high-performance test team using skills management, training, and certification
Building and managing an effective test organization, explained with plenty of real-world examples, exercises, and solutions