Test Plans Toolkit

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Save time, empower your teams and effectively upgrade your processes with access to this practical Test Plans Toolkit and guide. Address common challenges with best-practice templates, step-by-step work plans and maturity diagnostics for any Test Plans related project.

Download the Toolkit and in Three Steps you will be guided from idea to implementation results.

The Toolkit contains the following practical and powerful enablers with new and updated Test Plans specific requirements:


STEP 1: Get your bearings

Start with...

  • The latest quick edition of the Test Plans Self Assessment book in PDF containing 49 requirements to perform a quickscan, get an overview and share with stakeholders.

Organized in a data driven improvement cycle RDMAICS (Recognize, Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve, Control and Sustain), check the…

  • Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation

Then find your goals...


STEP 2: Set concrete goals, tasks, dates and numbers you can track

Featuring 994 new and updated case-based questions, organized into seven core areas of process design, this Self-Assessment will help you identify areas in which Test Plans improvements can be made.

Examples; 10 of the 994 standard requirements:

  1. What models and/or simulations have been or will be used to reduce test asset requirements, establish statistical confidence levels, and reduce overall testing time and/or cost?

  2. Is a system of technical, physical, administrative and personnel control measures in place to ensure that access to classified information is limited to authorized personnel?

  3. Is there a plan for all activities with classified material to receive, process, and respond to requests for mandatory declassification review of classified information?

  4. Is a test plan developed and followed for all major implementation projects, including unit, system, integration, interface, and data conversion testing, as appropriate?

  5. Does the test plan address proper use of the dedicated test environments to protect the integrity of existing production environments and data?

  6. Has the integrator developed a test plan that has been approved by all the stakeholders and which meets all the objectives for the system?

  7. Are entrances to secure rooms under positive entry control at all times during duty hours to prevent entry by unauthorized personnel?

  8. Is there a program established to provide, annual security training for personnel having continued access to classified information?

  9. What algorithms or test techniques would be most likely to find the new fault types from deep submicron lithography and processing?

  10. Does the contractor or vendor possess the right skills and competencies to complete the scope defined by the project?


Complete the self assessment, on your own or with a team in a workshop setting. Use the workbook together with the self assessment requirements spreadsheet:

  • The workbook is the latest in-depth complete edition of the Test Plans book in PDF containing 994 requirements, which criteria correspond to the criteria in...

Your Test Plans self-assessment dashboard which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows your organization exactly what to do next:

  • The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard; with the Test Plans Self-Assessment and Scorecard you will develop a clear picture of which Test Plans areas need attention, which requirements you should focus on and who will be responsible for them:

    • Shows your organization instant insight in areas for improvement: Auto generates reports, radar chart for maturity assessment, insights per process and participant and bespoke, ready to use, RACI Matrix
    • Gives you a professional Dashboard to guide and perform a thorough Test Plans Self-Assessment
    • Is secure: Ensures offline data protection of your Self-Assessment results
    • Dynamically prioritized projects-ready RACI Matrix shows your organization exactly what to do next:

 

STEP 3: Implement, Track, follow up and revise strategy

The outcomes of STEP 2, the self assessment, are the inputs for STEP 3; Start and manage Test Plans projects with the 62 implementation resources:

  • 62 step-by-step Test Plans Project Management Form Templates covering over 1500 Test Plans project requirements and success criteria:

Examples; 10 of the check box criteria:

  1. Procurement Management Plan: Are stakeholders aware and supportive of the principles and practices of modern software estimation?

  2. WBS Dictionary: Does the contractor have procedures which permit identification of recurring or non-recurring costs as necessary?

  3. Probability and Impact Matrix: How carefully have the potential competitors been identified?

  4. Procurement Audit: Are all mutilated and voided checks retained for proper accounting of pre-numbered checks?

  5. Schedule Management Plan: Does the resource management plan include a personnel development plan?

  6. Variance Analysis: Are overhead cost budgets established for each department which has authority to incur overhead costs?

  7. Monitoring and Controlling Process Group: Based on your Test Plans project communication management plan, what worked well?

  8. Scope Management Plan: Which statement about customer expectations is not true?

  9. Activity Duration Estimates: Account for the make-or-buy process and how to perform the financial calculations involved in the process. What are the main types of contracts if you do decide to outsource?

  10. Stakeholder Management Plan: Do Test Plans project managers participating in the Test Plans project know the Test Plans projects true status first hand?

 
Step-by-step and complete Test Plans Project Management Forms and Templates including check box criteria and templates.

1.0 Initiating Process Group:

  • 1.1 Test Plans project Charter
  • 1.2 Stakeholder Register
  • 1.3 Stakeholder Analysis Matrix


2.0 Planning Process Group:

  • 2.1 Test Plans project Management Plan
  • 2.2 Scope Management Plan
  • 2.3 Requirements Management Plan
  • 2.4 Requirements Documentation
  • 2.5 Requirements Traceability Matrix
  • 2.6 Test Plans project Scope Statement
  • 2.7 Assumption and Constraint Log
  • 2.8 Work Breakdown Structure
  • 2.9 WBS Dictionary
  • 2.10 Schedule Management Plan
  • 2.11 Activity List
  • 2.12 Activity Attributes
  • 2.13 Milestone List
  • 2.14 Network Diagram
  • 2.15 Activity Resource Requirements
  • 2.16 Resource Breakdown Structure
  • 2.17 Activity Duration Estimates
  • 2.18 Duration Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.19 Test Plans project Schedule
  • 2.20 Cost Management Plan
  • 2.21 Activity Cost Estimates
  • 2.22 Cost Estimating Worksheet
  • 2.23 Cost Baseline
  • 2.24 Quality Management Plan
  • 2.25 Quality Metrics
  • 2.26 Process Improvement Plan
  • 2.27 Responsibility Assignment Matrix
  • 2.28 Roles and Responsibilities
  • 2.29 Human Resource Management Plan
  • 2.30 Communications Management Plan
  • 2.31 Risk Management Plan
  • 2.32 Risk Register
  • 2.33 Probability and Impact Assessment
  • 2.34 Probability and Impact Matrix
  • 2.35 Risk Data Sheet
  • 2.36 Procurement Management Plan
  • 2.37 Source Selection Criteria
  • 2.38 Stakeholder Management Plan
  • 2.39 Change Management Plan


3.0 Executing Process Group:

  • 3.1 Team Member Status Report
  • 3.2 Change Request
  • 3.3 Change Log
  • 3.4 Decision Log
  • 3.5 Quality Audit
  • 3.6 Team Directory
  • 3.7 Team Operating Agreement
  • 3.8 Team Performance Assessment
  • 3.9 Team Member Performance Assessment
  • 3.10 Issue Log


4.0 Monitoring and Controlling Process Group:

  • 4.1 Test Plans project Performance Report
  • 4.2 Variance Analysis
  • 4.3 Earned Value Status
  • 4.4 Risk Audit
  • 4.5 Contractor Status Report
  • 4.6 Formal Acceptance


5.0 Closing Process Group:

  • 5.1 Procurement Audit
  • 5.2 Contract Close-Out
  • 5.3 Test Plans project or Phase Close-Out
  • 5.4 Lessons Learned

 

Results

With this Three Step process you will have all the tools you need for any Test Plans project with this in-depth Test Plans Toolkit.

In using the Toolkit you will be better able to:

  • Diagnose Test Plans projects, initiatives, organizations, businesses and processes using accepted diagnostic standards and practices
  • Implement evidence-based best practice strategies aligned with overall goals
  • Integrate recent advances in Test Plans and put process design strategies into practice according to best practice guidelines

Defining, designing, creating, and implementing a process to solve a business challenge or meet a business objective is the most valuable role; In EVERY company, organization and department.

Unless you are talking a one-time, single-use project within a business, there should be a process. Whether that process is managed and implemented by humans, AI, or a combination of the two, it needs to be designed by someone with a complex enough perspective to ask the right questions. Someone capable of asking the right questions and step back and say, 'What are we really trying to accomplish here? And is there a different way to look at it?'

This Toolkit empowers people to do just that - whether their title is entrepreneur, manager, consultant, (Vice-)President, CxO etc... - they are the people who rule the future. They are the person who asks the right questions to make Test Plans investments work better.

This Test Plans All-Inclusive Toolkit enables You to be that person.

 

Includes lifetime updates

Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.