For some, making software quality is tested before delivering the client. Milestones are provided with a small margin of safety as each player tries to use for its purposes. In these organizations, the tests are called recipes. Their sole purpose of finding defects. Sometimes the recipes are programmed for a fixed!..
And testing of production? Did you know that once developed, the software continues its life cycle and leaves the development cycle? Production Services must accept the new system operationally. Testing backups, crash tests, performance tests and other techniques take time and are different according to their types and the operating system on which they operate.
It’s from the start of the development cycle of a product, the quality policy must be implemented. For this, we must define how the test phases will be organized, what are their objectives and budget.
Even in the case of subcontracting, the prime contractor must prove that the tests corresponding to its level has been achieved. This is possible only if a contract, standard, or the charter require it.
Quality services transverse face the hegemony of certain officials of development. They argue that software development is a black box and still hope to have more time than expected to develop. Just as individuals may have difficulty working as a team and prefer the separation and distribution of individual tasks, services prefer to work sequentially.