It is very important for application testing to include a plan that is wholesome which involves majority of the selected target devices. In addition to that, it also involves the best blend there can be for testing tools, both automated and manually as well. Another important thing that you need to know when it comes to application testing is the fact that it is a kind of process that is very critical that is why due importance must be given to it, for the purpose of having the application itself to be released in the market in a manner that is timely and at the same time, meeting the needs of the consumers budget as well.
In this present day and time that we live in, it is of utmost importance that the solution offered for testing an application must be capable of providing a continuous integrated testing for the native application as well as the web based ones. Then there also goes the fact that you have to make sure that it has the ability of allowing the tester itself to not only modify and execute, but also create as well in a blink of an eye. Moreover, you have to ensure as well that the testing solution should have the capability of providing plug-ins for the purpose of integrating it into Jenkins or integrating it with a CI server taking the form of an ANT task. Little did you know that today, there are now quite a number of companies out there that has the ability of integrating their test product by utilizing a continuous integration server (an example of which is the CI server), and even accordingly release incremental builds on the very same day.
Since you are the one who will be testing the product, it is of utmost importance on your end to make sure that you know what the function of the application really is and whether or not it has the ability to perform the function it is intended to do. Other than that, there are few more things that you have to add to the things we mentioned above such as knowing how people are going to use it to the fullest. It has been said that the testers themselves, more often than not, subscribe to the outside of the box that is focused on thinking methodologically.
One good example of this is how many testers out there often assume the process of thinking of the many different customers there is. The reason why they are doing this kind of thing is because this helps them don the avatar of different customers hence, they will gain the ability to analyze, think and even execute tests coming from different scenarios.