SDLC best practices have come a long way since the last couple of decades. A particularly noticeable change has been in the way quality assurance solutions were perceived. The penetration of internet connectivity, adoption of cloud, ubiquity through mobile devices, proliferation of smart devices and variety of platforms are a few major factors that have put a lot of focus on ‘testing’ in SDLC. Today, solutions aren’t just tested for functionality but performance, security, usability, availability, scalability, and consistency in experience across platforms.
If you have been involved in a few product releases during the past decade you would understand the effort that goes into the testing of solutions. When it comes to testing, here are a few prime considerations technical officers have.