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Reviews and Inspections

Concurrent Sessions

T12 Driving Down Requirements Defects: A Tester’s Dream Come True
Richard Bender, BenderRBT
Thu, 04/11/2013 - 2:00pm

The software industry knows that the majority of software defects have their root cause in poor requirements. So how can testers help improve requirements? Richard Bender asserts that requirements quality significantly improves when testers systematically validate the requirements as they are developed. Applying scenario-driven reviews ensures that the requirements have the proper focus and scope. Ambiguity reviews quantitatively identify unclear areas of the specification leading to early defect detection and defect avoidance.

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