Chapter 6 - Test Planning
More on Test Artifacts
While working with every aspect of test planning is beyond the scope of this tutorial,
this section provides pointers to help you learn more about the artifacts involved.
Exercise: Learn more about test artifacts.
If RUP is still open, make it the active window. If RUP is not already started, click
Start > Programs > <RationalSuiteProductName> > Rational Unified Process
. If necessary,
minimize the Getting Started page.
In your Web browser, go to Disciplines > Test to display the Test: Overview page.
The Test workflow diagram shows the typical activities that make up this part of
the overall test discipline. For more information about any of these activities, click
that area of the diagram.
Above the diagram at the top of that page, click Artifacts to display the
Test: Artifact Overview page.
This overview further details the roles involved in testing, the artifacts used as test
input, resulting artifacts, and activities that make up this part of the overall test
workflow. For more information about any of these elements, click that area of the
When you have finished using RUP, you may quit the application and, if
necessary, close the Getting Started page. Or, if you would like to use RUP as you
work through this tutorial, learning more about the topics as you cover them,
minimize the Rational Unified Process so you can easily use it when you like.