Session-Based Testing at Brandwatch

Last year we implemented a Session Based Testing approach across all our development teams at Brandwatch. In this post I’ll explain what Session Based Testing (SBT) is, how we implement it, and when it’s suitable. Session Based Testing (SBT) is a form of exploratory testing used for rapid testing. The most simple definition of exploratory testing is “learning, test design and test execution at the same time”. This is the opposite of scripted testing, where you have predefined test procedures. Exploratory testing is sometimes confused with "ad hoc" testing. Ad hoc testing normally refers to a process of »