“Starter Kit for MBT” in Objektspektrum 03/2010
The current volume of the German magazine Objektspektrum contains an article named “Starthilfe für modellbasiertes Testen: Entscheidungsunterstützung für Projekt- und Testmanager” (English title “Starter Kit for model-based testing: Decision support for project and test managers”). This article is dealing with the abstract question Can I use MBT in my project? The authors provide a decision tree with 8 questions in two categories: demand and capability. After answering the questions the project or test manager becomes a recommendation for the usage of: manual testing, test (execution) automation or model-based testing. Further, the article gives the basic introduction to MBT, the tools for test modeling and generation and first interviews with three industry companies. The whole article is freely available as a PDF file. Enjoy!