The Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) provides a systematic process for building and delivering software applications from inception to completion. Different SDLC methodologies exist that can be used to deliver projects and in this post, we will give an overview of common SDLC models and their advantages and disadvantages.
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One of the major tasks of a Test Manager is to prioritize which tests need to be run when there is not enough time to execute all the tests.
Use risk analysis to determine where testing should be focused.
Since it’s rarely possible to test every possible aspect of an application, every possible combination of events, every dependency, or everything that could go wrong, risk analysis is appropriate to most software development