Software Testing Glossary

Software Testing Glossary

Acceptance Criteria

Exit criteria to be met by the component or system, in order to be accepted by the user, customer or other authorized person.


It is the ability of software to provide the right or coordinated results or actions with the required level of accuracy.


The phase within the IDEAL model where the improvements are developed, put into practice, and deployed across the organization.


User or any other person or system that interacts with the system under test in a specific way.