Software Testing - Globalization Testing
What is Globalization Testing?
A product is said to be Globalized when that particular product can be run independent of its geographical and cultural environment. This type of testing technique validates whether the application can be used all over the world that accepts all the language texts.
What needs to be Tested ?
Sensitivity to the language vocabulary
Date and time formatting
Paper sizes for printing
Address and telephone number formatting
Zip Code Format
Advantages of Globalization Testing
It reduces overall testing and support costs
It helps us to reduce time for testing which result faster time-to-market
It is more flexible and product is easily scalable