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Exploratory Testing

What is Exploratory Testing?

Exploratory software testing is an approach that can help uncover bugs quickly. It is described as simultaneously learning, test design, analysing and executing tests.

Cem Kaner, who coined the term in 1993, now defines exploratory testing as “a style of software testing that emphasizes the personal freedom and responsibility of the individual tester to continually optimize the quality of his/her work by treating test-related learning, test design, test execution, and test result interpretation as mutually supportive activities that run in parallel throughout the project.“ Exploratory testing can be seen as a structured approach that promotes lean documentation.

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