Testing Complex Business Process Solutions

G. Saurer,J. Schiefer, A. Schatten:
"Testing Complex Business Process Solutions";
Vortrag: ARES 2006 Proceedings, Wien; 2006; in:"Proceedings of the International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (AReS)", (2006).

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Abstract:


Today┬┤s business climate requires you to constantly evolve IT strategies responding to new opportunities or threats. While the fundamentals of IT - reliability, availability, security and manageability - are still crucial, rapid results are mandatory for business success. These business challenges can be solved by acting with agility - striking the proper balance between the introduction of leading-edge technology and the pragmatic application of IT. In this paper, we introduce a testing framework for business solutions dealing with complex and dynamic IT environments. Our framework supports test-driven development which facilitates an incremental construction of reliable business solutions that can be adapted to changes of a business environment easily. We compare our testing framework with model-driven development approaches and show how we applied our framework to an event-driven processmanagement platform called SARI (Sense And Respond Infrastructure).