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What are contents of Test Plan?

According to IEEE 829 standard there are around 19 content items needs to be consider while creating the test plan.

Contents of Test plan:

  1. Test Plan Identifier
  2. References
  3. Introduction
  4. Test Items
  5. Software Risk Issues
  6. Features to be Tested
  7. Features not to be Tested
  8. Approach
  9. Item Pass/Fail Criteria
  10. Suspension Criteria and Resumption Requirements
  11. Test Deliverables
  12. Remaining Test Tasks
  13. Environmental Needs
  14. Staffing and Training Needs
  15. Responsibilities
  16. Schedule
  17. Planning Risks and Contingencies
  18. Approvals
  19. Glossary

please find detail IEEE 829 test plan attached :IEEE-TestPlan