YOU Don't Need No Stinking Test Cases

Test cases are the fundamental element of testing. Yet, all sorts of different conceptions abound regarding test cases. Some testers are absolutely certain that test cases must be written in a specific format. Other testers say they don't need test cases at all. Could they both be right-or both be wrong? In this interactive presentation, testing expert Robin Goldsmith reveals seldom-recognized important insights about test cases, including:


  • Five different ways people view the same test
  • Four keys to effective test cases
  • Issues with embedding keystroke-level procedural detail
  • Alternative low-overhead test case formats
  • How to avoid hidden traps that overlook major groups of key test cases

Speaker Biography:

Robin Goldsmith JD is internationally recognized as an authority on business engineering and software acquisition/development quality, testing, and productivity. He is a frequent speaker at leading conferences and formerly International Vice President of the Association for Systems Management. Robin is the author of the book:"Discovering REAL Business Requirements for Software Project Success".