Recovery testing is basically done in order to check how fast and better the
application can recover against any type of crash or hardware failure etc.
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or extent of recovery is specified in the requirement specifications. It is
basically testing how well a system recovers from crashes, hardware failures, or
other catastrophic problems
Volume testing is done against the efficiency of the application. Huge amount of
data is processed through the application (which is being tested) in order to
check the extreme limitations of the system
Volume Testing, as
its name implies, is testing that purposely subjects a system (both hardware and
software) to a series of tests where the volume of data being processed is the
subject of the test. Such systems can be transactions processing systems
capturing real time sales or could be database updates and or data retrieval.
will seek to verify the physical and logical limits to a system's capacity and
ascertain whether such limits are acceptable to meet the projected capacity of
the organizationís business processing.