The following checklist highlights some of the main issues - please read the other sections related to Testing for full details.
|Has a clear, regular reporting mechanism been set up?|
|Are key players (from the testing team) involved in the status meetings?|
|Are the testing responsibilities clearly defined (in particular for the customer)?|
|Does the customer have the necessary experience to fulfil their testing commitments?|
|Have all tools (testing and tracking) been selected?|
|Have the above tools been installed and users (primarily the project team) trained as necessary?|
|Has a clear, comprehensive test plan been formulated?|
|Has the test plan been reviewed by the appropriate parties?|
|Have the acceptance tests been clearly defined?|
|Have the acceptance tests been officially accepted by all parties?|
You can also see the Managing Projects - Best Practices Checklist for further checklists related to the entire project.