a coordinated use of physically distributed computers.
a discernible regularity in a system, that allows the usage of a reusable solution to a commonly occuring problem.
a reusable set of tools (e.g., definitions, rules, libraries) to enable or ligthen a task.
a key value or enrichment attribute for an object.
a client-server model, that divides presentation, application processing, and data management.
a specific inspection of provided functionalities by a test object.
a measure of the execution of a program by a test by coverage criteria: function, statement, decision, branch, condition, parameter value coverage.
subject of test; usually a software component; e.g., script, class, module or unit.
maturity, depth and meaningfulness of a test case or test environment in relation to the applied system.