Test environment requirements are analysed, specified and verified as achievable and appropriate.
This Specific Goal looks to endue that Stakeholder needs, expectations and constraints are collected and translated into test environment requirements.
SP 1.1 Elicit test environment needs
The definition of test environments and test data is often a area of major problem in testing. This first Specific Goal looks to have clearly demonstrated that the test function, in conjunction with other members of the project team, clearly analyse and document their perceived test environment and data requirements for all test levels planned for the project, the constraints (cost etc.) that may be present and also with consideration of identified risks.
SP 1.2 Develop the test environment requirements
SP 1.3 Analyse the test environment requirements
Once documented, the requirements are collaboratively analysed and refined by appropriate members of the project team.
Specific Practice 1.1 – Elicit test environment needs
Elicit test environment, including generic test data, needs, expectations and constraints.
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