Gartner Information Technology Research

Maverick* Research: Software Testing and the Illusion of Exterminating Bugs

Published: 24 March 2020

ID: G00718206

Analyst(s): Joachim Herschmann , Jim Scheibmeir


Even the most exacting software tests cannot eliminate all software defects. IT leaders must prepare their teams to abandon inefficient software testing and focus on developing AI-enabled, resilient and bug-resistant applications. (Maverick research exposes unconventional thinking and advice.)

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