Test basis is one in many terms in software testing, specific in ISTQB.
Test analysis is the activity that define “What” is to be tested in the form of test conditions. Test conditions can be indentified by analysis of test basic, test objectives, and product risks.
So, What is the test basis?
Test basis is the source information or documents that can help us identified test conditions. You can see that We can identify test conditions form list of documents belows:
- Requirement documets.
- Test plan.
- Source code.
- Designs ( detail design, basic design).
- Technical specifications.
- Bussiness process.
- Whatever the tests are based on.