Simulating a full database is a beautiful stress test, but how the heck can this be done quickly with SQL Server?
Archive for the ‘Software Testing’ Category
Never look down on the bug report. With a compelling bug report, the bug report author wields tremendous influence over a software product, the team and their own reputation.
While testing a feature that accessed the clipboard recently, I came up against an interesting clipboard scenario. What test strategies and models can we use to approach this feature in order to highlight the most important risks?
In The Oracle Problem and the Teaching of Software Testing post, Cem Kaner wrestles with teaching how a tester could determine oracles for an exam question about automated testing. Unfortunately, the window for posting replies on the post has expired. Thus… this blog post is born!
Is the purpose of testing to enforce quality, to find bugs or to automate as many test cases as possible? If the answer is yes to all three, how can all these be considered testing?