In a software development environment, people sometimes unknowingly blame or harm the credibility of the testers. For instance, when a bug occurs in a live system, the first thing that comes to mind is “why didn’t the testers find this?” This is sometimes followed by an initiative to improve the testing process which is usually
In my previous post you read that testing is not the same as checking. So when I talk about testing I never mean checking. When I talk about a tester, I talk about someone who does everything else including checking.