About the Book :
Thoroughly researched practical and comprehensive book that aims: To introduce you to the concepts of software quality assurance and testing process, and help you achieve high performance levels. It equips you with the requisite practical expertise in the most widely used software testing tools and motivates you to take up software quality assurance and software testing as a career option in true earnest.
About the Author :
Dr. K.V.K.K. Prasad has been associated with the telecommunications industry for the past 16 years. He is also a co-author of the books WAP, Bluetooth and 3G Programming: Cracking the Code published by Hungry Minds, Inc., USA. He is presently Director (Technology) of Innovation Communications Systems Limited, Hyderabad. Earlier, he was a Senior Program manager in Centre for Development of Telematics, and Senior Systems Analyst in the Department of Information Technology, Government of India.Dr. Prasad received his Bachelors degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Andhra University, M.Tech. in satellite Communication and Remote Sensing and Ph.D. in Automatic Generation and Recognition of Speech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
Interesting Facts :
Focuses on basic concepts with details of the testing process and widely used automated, sophisticated testing tools in a single volumeComprehensive coverage of Mercury Interactives WinRunner, Segue Softwares Silk Test, IBM Rational SQA Robot, Mercury Interactives LoadRunner, Apache JMeter and Mercury Interactives TestDirector along with case studiesGlossary of important terms especially useful for those without a formal course in software engineeringReview questions appended towards the end help you prepare well for the job interviews.Accompanying CD-ROM contains the executable files of sample applications used in the book for illustrating the use of various testing tools. The CD-ROM also includes: Apache JMeter Software and case studies
Chapter 1: Software Quality Assurance: An OverviewChapter 2: Software Testing ProcessChapter 3: Software Testing Tools: An OverviewChapter 4: WinRunnerChapter 5: Silk TestChapter 6: SQA RobotChapter 7: LoadRunnerChapter 8: JMeterChapter 9: Test DirectorChapter 10: Source Code Testing Utilities in Unix/Linux Environment