Service Lead at Assurity Consulting with focus on Lean testing | Co-Founder @WeTestNZ | http://Inclusive-Collaboration.org contributor. Neurodiversity advocate
There are many different definitions of software testing, and many views on what responsible testing looks like in our industry. How you view the role of a tester informs what practices and artifacts you believe are valuable.
There have been many attempts to model different approaches to software testing. You’ll be familiar with many of them: exploratory vs scripted; traditional vs agile; testing vs checking; standards-driven vs context-driven; and many more.