The Software Testing Life Cycle covered start-to-finish: TestRail

From documenting your first test case to organizing test suites with hundreds of test runs, TestRail has you covered. Track execution and capture results. Awesome reporting built right in.

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1. Capture Test Cases & Manage Suites Document test cases, expected results, and priorities. Break down projects into milestones.
2. Track Execution & Collect Results Track the number of completed, failed, and rescheduled tests. Keep a complete history of all results.
3. Measure Progress & Success Rate See how many tests passed, failed, or were rescheduled on the project dashboard and in progress reports.
4. Take Action in the Right Areas From single test runs, milestones, to the project level, you have all the reports to guide your decisions.

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Software Testing Life Cycle – A very short introduction

Independent from any specific software development methodology, the software testing life cycle can generally be divided into a number of distinct phases: analysis and planning, developing and documenting tests, test execution, evaluating test runs and preparing the next cycle.

In the traditional "waterfall" model you would go through this cycle once, with the agile software development approach you would have a number of short test iterations during product development.

No matter which approach you take, you will need to capture your test cases, organize them, and track the results so that you know if you have reached your quality standards (or if you have fallen behind).

We designed TestRail specifically to guide you through the complete software testing life cycle. From documenting tests, managing test suites and test runs, capturing results, all the way to generating powerful reports. See for yourself and try it for free.

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