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The 10 Commandments of Development Testing

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    For development testing to be most effective, it must be fully integrated into the standard development lifecycle tools in place so that there is minimal impact to the existing workflow. Analysis should be automatically tied to the nightly or continuous builds, issues detected seamlessly and assigned based on SCM activity, and results surfaced naturally in the desktop IDEs.

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The 10 Commandments of Development Testing

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    For development testing to be most effective, it must be fully integrated into the standard development lifecycle tools in place so that there is minimal impact to the existing workflow. Analysis should be automatically tied to the nightly or continuous builds, issues detected seamlessly and assigned based on SCM activity, and results surfaced naturally in the desktop IDEs.

Time-to-market pressures are spawning new business requirements, as companies are driven to produce products in tighter timeframes and with lower budgets, yet with flawless functionality. Many are turning to development testing to complement traditional software testing methods, such as quality assurance (QA) testing and security audits – testing software code as it is written, to reduce development risks, time and costs.

In this slideshow, Dennis Chu, senior product manager for Coverity, outlines the 10 commandments of development testing.