What is Compliance testing in software testing?

It is a type of non-functional software testing. It is related with the IT standards followed by the company and it is the testing done to find the deviations from the company prescribed standards.

  • It determines,whether we are implementing and meeting the defined standards.
  • We should take care while doing this testing,Is there any drawbacks in standards implementation in our project and need to do analysis to improve the standards.
  • Its basically an audit of a system carried out against a known criterion.