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Software Quality Assurance: Tools and Techniques

  • Allah Bachayo Brohi
  • Pinial Khan ButtEmail author
  • Shaobo Zhang
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11637)

Abstract

Software products are tested using various techniques. These techniques are mostly based on technical and technological diligence and verification which are conducted by an experienced examiner and the absence of which may cause quality assurance issues. Such hindrances may be tackled by using software testing processes. Currently, two most important basic processes exist in software testing industry: manual and automated testing process. The manual process is not recommended when iterative tasks are performed. Additionally, automated testing has many advantages it is time and cost effective with lesser human interference. Selection of an appropriate testing tool is still in infancy way which may lead to problems with any software company. In this research, we propose a quality framework of selection of an appropriate self-driven software quality optimization tools for regression testing by focusing on quality of the final product.

Keywords

Software tools Software quality Software engineering Automation testing Software behavior 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work is supported in part by the Hunan Provincial Education Department of China under Grant Numbers 18B200.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Allah Bachayo Brohi
    • 1
  • Pinial Khan Butt
    • 1
    Email author
  • Shaobo Zhang
    • 2
  1. 1.Information Technology CentreSindh Agriculture University TandojamHyderabadPakistan
  2. 2.School of Computer Science and EngineeringHunan University of Science and TechnologyXiangtanChina

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