For a newbie, its easy to assume that Testing is executing various section of code ,on a ad-hoc basis and verifying the results. But in real world, Testing is a very formal activity, and is documented in detail.
The degree of formality depends on the type of application under test , standards followed by your organization ,& maturity of development process.
- For all hands - on, we will be using the Flight Reservation Application ,which comes bundled with Automation Tool , QTP.
- Tutorials on this site for QTP & Loadrunner use Flight Reservation .Therefore we have selected flight reservation to reduce your learning curve while studying QTP & Loadrunner. Below, find Link to Introduction Video to Flight Reservation Application.
1) Refer this guide to download QTP. Flight Reservation comes bundled with thisapplication
2) Refer this tutorial on Flight Reservation for a beginner's introduction to the application.