Title

Generating user acceptance test plans from test cases

Document Type

Conference paper

Source Publication

Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference, COMPSAC 2007

Publication Date

1-1-2007

First Page

737

Last Page

742

Publisher

IEEE Computer Society

Abstract

There are numerous studies on generating test cases from classifications. These test cases consists of related classes from different classifications. On the other hand, a User Acceptance Test Plan (UAT) consist of test plans. Each of these test plans is a scenario of sequence of input together with the corresponding output in association with the concerned processes. A test case can conform with one or more of these scenario. In real life system testing, the number of test plan in UAT is huge. A method which generates test plans from test cases would make the test cases generation study more comprehensive. In this paper, we report our study on the generation of test plans from test cases. Test plans are generated from test cases with reference to the abstract system architecture of the system. Furthermore, our method is implementable, i.e. the test plan generation can be automated. Consequently, the amount of time required to formulate a UAT can be reduced drastically.

DOI

10.1109/COMPSAC.2007.125

Print ISSN

07303157

Publisher Statement

Copyright © 2007 IEEE. Access to external full text or publisher's version may require subscription.

Additional Information

Paper presented at the 31st Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC 2007), 24-27 July 2007, Beijing.

ISBN of the source publication: 9780769528700

Full-text Version

Publisher’s Version

Language

English

Recommended Citation

Leung, K. R. P. H., & Yeung, W. L. (2007). Generating user acceptance test plans from test cases. In Proceedings of the 31st Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference, COMPSAC 2007 (pp. 737-742). Los Alamitos: IEEE Computer Society. doi: 10.1109/COMPSAC.2007.125

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