TestWorks Application Notes

TestWorks products are supported in a variety of ways, including through a growing collection of Application Notes that indicate how the product set is applied in specific situations. Application Notes also address general technical issues of importance in software testing and quality control areas.


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Download a copy of Scribble Test Suite: SMARTS to CAPBAK 3.2 with TCAT C/C++ 2.1 A comprehensive example of how TestWorks applies to a complex C++ program.

Download a copy of TicTacToe Test Suite: SMARTS to CAPBAK 3.2 with TCAT for Java 2.1 A comprehensive example of how TestWorks applies to a Java program.

Download a copy of TestWorking Motifburger on Unix All of TestWorks functionalities and tools at work, to automate your testing process.

The TestWorks Index: A Quantitative Quality Index for Your Application Development Process This new approach to self-assessment of internal process quality shows you a simple way to achieve high CMM and/or ISO-9000 certification levels.

Why Product Evaluations are Considered Essential A previously published Technical Editorial by E. Miller that argues strongly for detailed product evaluations.

Software Test Tools Considered Harmful? A previously published Technical Editorial by E. Miller urging caution in selecting modes for testing GUI applications.

TestWorks as a MultiFilter Quality Control System An explanation of the TestWorks Index and how it can help you choose your software test process.

TCAT Application to AT&T Phone System Crash An explanation of why the AT&T system failed and how TCAT use could have prevented the failure.

Capture Playback Modes A description of the three main capture/playback modes implemented in TestWorks.

Where TestWorks is Mentioned in the Trade Press. A summary of recent ``mentions'' of TestWorks in the technical journals and trade press.