ITECH7409 Federation University Software Testing and Standards Research

According to Standards Australia:

“Standards are published documents setting out specifications and procedures designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistently perform the way they were intended to. They establish a common language which defines quality and safety criteria.”

There are several standards, international and national, that relate specifically to software testing. Standards formalize industry best practice and they are agreed upon by professionals in the industry in which the standards apply to.

This assignment is an investigation into those standards.

The purpose of the assignment is to help you to:- •improve your research and comprehension skills •develop a good understanding of professional industry standards for software testing appreciate the value of various processes and methods used in industry to test and evaluate software systems