Experience Based Testing Techniques

In previous article Software Testing Techniques,  I have explained about the testing techniques overview.

In this article we will discuss about Experience Based Testing Techniques

Experience Based Testing Techniques

“Procedure to derive and/or select test cases based on the tester’s experience, knowledge and intuition.” [ISTQB Glossary]

Common examples of relevant knowledge and experience include:

  • Testers’ knowledge of defects likelihood and their distribution.
  • Users’ experience about extreme operational conditions, odd input combinations and common usage patterns.
  • Developer experience about non-stable, or change-sensitive system areas.
  • System administrators’ experience about operation environment.
Following are the experience based testing techniques