Paperback , Second Edition , pages. Typographical errors in this book are relatively few and far between, and they're minor enough that you have to laud the copy-editors who likely have no background and even less enjoyment in software testing for doing as well as they did. Jan 08, Ian Carl rated it liked it. I have seen objections that this book is dated, but it certainly covers the basics.
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Solid information, but very dated examples.
Testing Computer Software
Jan 08, Ian Carl rated it liked it. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. He is perhaps best known outside academia as an advocate of sooftware usability and software testing.
It's just that better work has been done since. It's a rather good book, but aspects of it are now a little dated, and I found other resources more useful overall.
Unfortunately, there is also the minor issue of technologi Kxner start off with a little honesty: To ask other readers questions about Testing Computer Softwareplease sign up.
Feb 26, Sergey Badulin rated it really liked it.
I'll start off with a little honesty: Test case design Characteristics of a good test Equivalence classes and boundary values Visible state transitions Race conditions and other time dependencies Load testing Error guessing Function equivalence testing: In part, this was because the library wanted the book back.
Pay special attention to discussion of designing test plans and cases, because that comes in handy regardless of what you're testing. Flash Sheridan rated it it was amazing Aug 29, Legal consequences of defective software Breach of contract Torts: PaperbackSecond Editionpages. Probably a bit outdated, but I think the principles are still applicable.
The information in this book is extremely useful for anyone in the software testing business. Kaner is the senior author of Bad Software: What you will learn: An example test series 1 The first cycle of testing 1 The second cycle of testing 11 What will happen in later cycles of testing 16 2.
Testing Computer Software Second Edition - Cem Kaner, Jack Falk, Hung Quoc Nguyen - Google Books
Testing printers and other devices Some general issues in configuration testing Printer testing 9. What softqare will learn: Chris Plambeck rated it it was amazing Feb 25, Chris Martin rated it liked it Feb 20, This book will teach you how to test computer software under real-world conditions.
Independent test agencies Scheduling tips Your staff Appendix: This book organized in such a way so that fresher or newbie testers can learn about testing theoryphilosophy and can also get practical experience on Software Testing.
There is wide discussion of issues that have largely been codified and simplified in recent decades, such as operating system interactions and printers. Who this book is for: The book explains the testing side of This book will teach you how to test computer software under real-world conditions.
Managing a testing group Managing a testing group The role of the testing group A test group is not an unmixed blessing An alternative? CEM KANER consults on technical and software development management issues and teaches about softwage testing at local universities and at several software companies.
The authors have all been test managers and software development managers at well-known Silicon Valley software companies. No trivia or quizzes yet. Actually has some good stuff in it!