"A stitch in time saves nine" is an adage we have all heard. Software testing teams swear by this. Early bug detection can make the difference between success and failure in product launches. Defects at the production stage are not only expensive to fix but more importantly can cause loss of reputation. Identifying and eliminating bugs before they are coded is of paramount importance. But with testing managers at a crossroad when selecting the right TDM solution, what testing strategies deliver the best ROI (Return On Investment)?
Here are the five ideas or best practices that can help you design and execute tests with the right test data:
There you have it ‚ some of the important points to consider before investing in a TDM solution. Having the right test data is important for delivering the right test data. It is also important to ensure that the test data solution fully integrates with the DevOps processes as this functionality automatically executes test scripts as soon as a build is ready for deployment on the QA environment. While commercial tools are expensive, with tools such as VirtusaPolaris, Enterprise Data Generation Engine (EDGE) Solution, test managers can eliminate CAPEX, automate test data provisioning, and test execution, all the while reducing dependency on development teams.
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