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Testing Under Pressure – Relieving the “Crunch Zone”

By Hans Buwalda, Chief Technology Officer, LogiGear Corporation


This article discusses the all-too-common occurrence of the time needed to perform software testing being short changed as specification, development, and unforeseen “issues” cause the phases prior to testing to expand. The result is that extreme pressure is placed upon the testing organization to perform the testing function within a reduced time frame. The article proposes five principals to help reduce the pressure on testing.