Software Testing Foundations, 5th Edition: A Study Guide for the Certified Tester Exam

Software Testing Foundations, 5th Edition: A Study Guide for the Certified Tester Exam

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Professional testing of software is an essential task that requires a profound knowledge of testing techniques. The International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) has developed a universally accepted, international qualification scheme aimed at software and system testing professionals, and has created the Syllabi and Tests for the "Certified Tester." Today, hundreds of thousands of people have taken the ISTQB certification exams.

The authors of Software Testing Foundations, 5th Edition, are among the creators of the Certified Tester Syllabus and are currently active in the ISTQB. This thoroughly revised and updated fifth edition covers the "Foundations Level" (entry level) and teaches the most important methods of software testing. It is designed for self-study and provides the information necessary to pass the Certified Tester-Foundations Level exam, as defined by the ISTQB. Also in this new edition, technical terms have been precisely stated according to the ISTQB glossary.

Topics covered:
    - Fundamentals of Testing
    - Testing and the Software Lifecycle
    - Static and Dynamic Testing Techniques
    - Test Management
    - Test Tools

Author: Andreas Spillner, Tilo Linz
Publisher: Rocky Nook
Published: 09/28/2021
Pages: 340
Binding Type: Paperback
Weight: 1.35lbs
Size: 9.13h x 7.40w x 0.79d
ISBN: 9781681988535

About the Author
Andreas Spillner is a professor of Computer Science in the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Hochschule Bremen (University of Applied Sciences), where he is responsible for software engineering, quality assurance, and programming. He was a founding member and is now an honorary member of the German Testing Board e.V., and he was founder and chair of the German Special Interest Group on Software Testing (SIGIST, "Test, Analyse und Verifikation von Software") from 1990 to 2003. Prof. Spillner was appointed Fellow of the German Informatics Society (GI-Fellow) in 2007.