What is Functional Testing?


Defining Functional Testing

Let’s take a look at a couple different definitions of functional testing, starting with more technical definitions and working our way to simpler.

Wikipedia defines functional testing like this:

Functional testing is a quality assurance (QA) process and a type of black box testing that bases its test cases on the specifications of the software component under test.

Good definition, but what if you don’t know what black box testing means? Technopedia’s definition is a bit more straightforward:Continue Reading