WHY SOFTWARE QUALITY ENGINEERING

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With growing demands for fast product and service delivery, organizations are transforming their business models and processes to ensure shorter development life cycle along with improved quality and enhanced customer experience. Software Quality Engineering (QE) forms the basis of guaranteeing risk mitigation, increased competitiveness, high quality of products/services,reduced costs, and shorter time-to-market, thereby ensuring business success. Software Quality Engineering covers the entire span of the software quality life cycle by focusing on:

Software Quality Assurance: An ongoing process within the software development life cycle that routinely checks the developed software to ensure it meets desired quality measures.

Software Functional Testing: The process of validating and verifying that a software program works as expected by meeting the business and technical requirements that guided its design and development.

Test Automation: The use of special software tools to control the execution of tests and comparing actual test results with predicted or expected results with minimum manual intervention.

MAJOR ADVANTAGES OF SOFTWARE QUALITY ENGINEERING

Early Error Detection and Improved Product Quality: Focus on early defect detection and prevention helps in reducing the risk and costs associated with post-deployment failure of products/services. In parallel,comprehensive test coverage through manual/automated testing helps in delivering a high-quality product.

Improved End-User Experience and Loyalty: User experience makes or breaks a product. Good experience with a product/service that was meticulously tested results in satisfied users who are more likely to recommend the product to others.

Increased Revenues and Profits: Offering a rigorously tested and quality checked product will help and reduce support/maintenance costs.

Business Optimization: High Quality products/services leads to satisfied clients, increased customer retention, lower maintenance costs, fewer customer service expenses, better quality, higher reliability, improved reputation, and enhanced brand image.
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