Verification and Validation.
- Testing is part of verification and validation.
- Verification: Are we building the product right?
- Validation Are we building the right product?
- V&V activities include a wide range of the SQA activities.
Organizing for Software Testing.
- Can use an independent test group to do some of the testing.
- Developer do unit testing & most likely the integration testing
- Developer & Independent test group both contribute to validation testing and system testing.
- ITG become involved at the specification stage.
- Contribute to planning and specifying test procedures.
- May report to the SQA group.