Iterative testing is an essential element of Incremental Methodologies. This requires tracking the changes made and making sure all members of the team have the correct version of the program.
SQA in systems development is a set of processes that ensure the delivered systems meet the pre-defined expectations. (Remember SQA is not testing.) Software configuration management consists of a set of tasks that track and control changes to the environment. Configuration management includes software source version control.
The director of software engineering has noted that some members of the team are not following the company’s SQA and version control plan and has asked you to present the importance of the plan to the team and your intern (from Week 3).
Create a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation containing 10 to 12 slides, including an introduction and conclusion slide and detailed speaker notes, that includes the following:
1. Explain what Software Quality Assurance is and identify at least 2 of the processes with justification that will improve program quality.
2. Describe the process (steps) of releasing a new version of a program and explain why it is necessary.
3. Describe what versioning is and why it is necessary
4. Explain what software maintenance is and identify the activities that are part of program maintenance.