Issue No.01 - January/February (2006 vol.8)
Keith Miller , University of Illinois, Springfield
Jeffrey Voas , SAIC
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2006.28
Surprisingly, some commercial software development departments use a ?one-test? policy when evaluating their software products. According to this policy, developers consider a software revision ready to go after only a single acceptance test. This policy flies in the face of not only common wisdom about testing, but also mathematical analyses of testing.
one-test policy, mutation testing, metrics, faults, interface testing, reliability estimate, probability of failure (POF), fault size, software testing, debugging, simulations
Keith Miller, Jeffrey Voas, "Software Test Cases: Is One Ever Enough?", IT Professional, vol.8, no. 1, pp. 44-48, January/February 2006, doi:10.1109/MITP.2006.28