What are Test Pyramid and Testing Quadrants in Agile Testing Methodology?

The software test pyramid comes up a lot in Agile testing circles and while its core message is important, there is much more to say about building a well-balanced test portfolio. In particular a common problem is that teams conflate the concepts of end-to-end tests, UI tests, and customer facing tests like acceptance, system and integration tests. [Read more…]

What are Test Levels in Agile methodology?

In Agile projects, test levels are often defined in definition of done document which are logically related to each other and indicates the broad test coverage area. Since, testing in agile is no longer a separate phase by itself, all test levels overlap with each other. The user stories which contain requirements and design description and development along with testing activities overlap with each other. [Read more…]