What is Static analysis tools in software testing?

Static analysis tools are generally used by developers as part of the development and component testing process. The key aspect is that the code (or other artifact) is not executed or run but the tool itself is executed, and the source code we are interested in is the input data to the tool. [Read more…]

What is static analysis?

  • Performed on requirement design or code without actually executing the software or before the code is actually run.
  • Goal of static analysis is to find the defects whether or not they may cause failure.
  • Static analysis find defects rather than failures.

What is Software Testing?

Software testing is a process of executing a program or application with the intent of finding the software bugs.

  • It can also be stated as the process of validating and verifying that a software program or application or product:
    • Meets the business and technical requirements that guided it’s design and development
    • Works as expected