Finding Bugs in ERP Application Using Test Data

Software development and testing of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems demands Keen methods to tackle its special features. As manual testing is not able to systematically test ERP systems due to the involved complexity, an effective testing approach should be automated, also requiring that the appropriate test data has to be provided alongside. In this paper, the authors identify four main challenges regarding the provision of test data for automatic testing of ERP software system test data supply, system test data stability, input test data constraints and test data correlation. Their experiment results show that the technique both reduces the size of test suite and better ensures the effectiveness of test suite to reveal error.

Provided by: International Journal of Computer Theory and Engineering (IJCTE) Topic: Enterprise Software Date Added: Oct 2011 Format: PDF

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