What is an inspection in software testing?
The key characteristics of an Inspection consists of:
- Led by trained moderator (not the author);
- Usually peer examination;
- Defined roles;
- Includes metrics;
- Formal process based on rules and checklists with entry and exit criteria;
- Pre-meeting preparation;
- Inspection report, list of findings;
- Formal follow-up process;
- Optionally, process improvement and reader;
- Find defects.