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How should Software Testers improve the process of Requirements Analysis?

Review business and functional specifications on early phases. This should not take much time. Don't be afraid of asking questions and to look silly. After all this is your job to find bugs and bugs ...
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Test strategy and Test scenarios for data-migration testing

In a similar situation, I designed few critical end to end business scenarios and ran through both systems and compared the end results as well as crucial mid steps results in terms of output data. ...
Vishal Aggarwal's user avatar
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How should Software Testers improve the process of Requirements Analysis?

You see that as a problem, I see that as normal development process in an Agile team. There is a reason why The Agile Manifesto says Welcome changing requirements, even late in development Like ...
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What is best in class defect found distribution?

Highly recommend researching the theory behind the 6-sigma movement, such as Defects per million metric, suggested resources include process sigma calculator (isixsigma.com) and blog from field of ...
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Quality Checks on Excel / Automation

I used to have a similar job; pulling down reports from different vendors in Excel and doing a pseudo-ETL. Excel Macros were great and I had one macro for each vendor. Still, I saved countless hours ...
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Big data application testing

This will depend on a number of factors, including: time/budget, data quality policy of your organization, data quality of the source dataset, complexity of each layer, etc. A general guideline is, ...
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Test strategy and Test scenarios for data-migration testing

It will involve much more than data-migration testing. The first thing you should consider is perhaps how your customers (both internal and external) are affected. What do your customers need to do ...
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How should Software Testers improve the process of Requirements Analysis?

As a QA Tester, you can take some time out before starting testing and using that for writing extensive use cases which will cover most of the scenarios. This will help you in later stages. However, ...
Rishikesh's user avatar
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How machine learning can help in predicting defect prone modules in applications before testing?

Thoughts on error-prone modules detection One line of "defect prone modules" analysis may use the code complexity analysis to classify a module as "error-prone" or not. This would ...
alecxe's user avatar
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How machine learning can help in predicting defect prone modules in applications before testing?

Have a graph with number of bugs on the left vertical y axis I would then have lines for factors that are relevant, e.g. lines of code, number of statements, line length, number of variables, global ...
Michael Durrant's user avatar

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