Simplify Risk Based Testing: Keep it RIL

SmartBear
SmartBear
Dec 8, 2016 · 3 min read

Risk Based Testing (RBT) can sound intimidating, but the underlying concept is quite simple. RBT helps prioritize testing to obtain a higher level of quality. Sure you can create some complex equation to rank your tests, but that leaves room for error. I don’t know about you, but I like to keep things simple.

Risk = Impact * Likelihood

Keepin’ it RIL.

Keep it RIL, y’all.

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