Test Plan

Now let us see IEEE 829 test plan structure. It contains below items.
  • Resources
  • Budget and timelines
  • objective
  • scope
  • Process
  • tools to be used
  • Test plan identifier
  • Introduction
  • Test items
  • Features to be tested
  • Features not to be tested
  • Approach
  • Item pass/fail criteria
  • Suspension criteria and resumption requirements
  • Test deliverables
  • Testing tasks - test priorities, test execution and generating reports
  • Requirement traceability matrix
  • ROI
  • Environmental needs
  • Responsibilities
  • Staffing and training needs
  • Schedule
  • Risks and contingencies
  • Approvals
  • Test strategy is a wider term.
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