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test process


1. The set of interrelated activities comprising of test planning, test monitoring and control, test analysis, test design, test implementation, test execution, and test completion.

2. provides information on the quality of a software product, often comprised of a number of activities, grouped into one or more test sub-processes
EXAMPLE: The Test Process for a particular project may well consist of multiple sub-processes e.g. a system test sub-process, a Test Planning sub-process (a part of the larger Test Management Process) or a static testing sub-process.