Review Version of TestSPICE avaliable

Geschrieben von Detlef Vohwinkel am Montag, 29. August 2016 08:38.

The Version 3.17 is available for public review and piltoing.

The Version can be loaded from the download area by any registered user. Any comments and hints are welcome.




Geschrieben von Torsten Zimmermann am Dienstag, 05. Mai 2015 11:12.

Member of the TestSPICE Steering Committee

Frankfurt, May 5, 2015: At this year's planning meeting of the TestSPICE SIG (Special Interest Group) important tasks were launched. Hereby, two vital issues - the development of the versions TestSPICE 3.33 and the TestSPICE 4.0 are brought onto the roadmap. Besides of INTACS, the new TestSPICE 3.33 is going to be established as an ISO standard. TestSPICE will enter the world of international standards.


TestSPICE 3.0 at the QS Tag 2014 in Erlangen

Geschrieben von Tomas Schweigert am Dienstag, 28. Oktober 2014 15:57.

Testspice 3.0 will be  presented at the QS-Day in Erlangen. http://www.qs-tag.de/abstracts/testspice-30/. TestSPICE co developers Klaudia Dussa Zieger and Thomas Rossner will give a brief insight into structure, processes capability levels and other features of TestSPICE 3.0. Due to the very interesting program the tickets for this event are already sold out. 


TestSPICE 3.0 approved by TestSPICE SIG,

Geschrieben von Tomas Schweigert am Dienstag, 21. Oktober 2014 13:08.

The TestSPICE 3.0 PAM and PRM were finally approved at the Munic onsite meeting of the TestSPICE SIG October 10th 2014.

Pilot training and assessment were conducted and rated successful.

The new Version incorporates the gathered experiences with the previous version and the requirements stated in the test process standard. It is optimised to support the pragmatic improvement for quality assurance. 

The following features of TestSPICE(TM) 3.0 are available:

  • TestSPICE 3.0 Process Reference Model (PRM)
  • TestSPICE 3.0 Measurment Framework (Equal with ISO/IEC 15504 Part 5:2012 or AutomotiveSPICE(TM)
  • TestSPICE 3.0 Support for agile projects (as appendix)

Upcomig features:

  • Assessor Training 
  • Assessor Certification (According to Intacs scheme)

The process of validation (model and training) is started. The approval and availability of the complete service for TestSPICE is expected for the beginning of 2015.

Frequent updates (feedbacks / success stories / detailed analysis) will be provided here.

Current workstreams for further development:

  • To sample and evaluate example test strategies (e.g. automotive, finance, medical, gaming ...)
  • To develop adoption and tailoring guideliens for usage szenarios

The model is available for download at the download area of this side. You just have to register at this side to get access to the model.


Article about TestSPICE Released

Geschrieben von Torsten Zimmermann am Donnerstag, 25. September 2014 23:02.

Several professional articles are released explaining or mentioning TestSPICE:

Spice up your Testing (http://i3consult.biz/fileadmin/i3consult/PDF/i3_Consult_Spice_up_your_Testing_DE.pdf), Entwickler Magazin, January 2014

Immer wissen was läuft (http://i3consult.biz/fileadmin/i3consult/PDF/i3_Consult_Immer_wissen_was_laeuft.pdf"), windows.developer, April 2014

Always Know What's Going On (http://i3consult.biz/fileadmin/i3consult/PDF/i3_Consult_Always_Know_Whats_Going_On.pdf), Testing Experience, September 2014


TestSPICE Kurs 2014 in Wien durchgeführt

Geschrieben von Detlef Vohwinkel am Dienstag, 01. Juli 2014 10:10.

intacs certified ISO 15504 Provisional Assessor for TestSPICE

Erfolgreich durchgeführt

Das erste Training, das die neuen und ergänzten Inhalte der Version 3.0 (final draft) beinhaltet wurde erfolgreich durchgeführt.



TestSPICE 3.0 at the 2014 EuroSPI in Luxemburg

Geschrieben von Tomas Schweigert am Mittwoch, 06. August 2014 16:50.

The upcoming new version TestSPICE 3.0 was successfully presented at the 2014 EuroSPI Conference at the Centre Henry Tudor in Luxemburg by delivering a half day tutorial and presenting a paper. 

Learn more about TestSPICE at the EuroSPI at EuroSPI 2014 conference website.


TestSPICE 3.0 - Testprozessmodell für agile Projekte

Geschrieben von Tomas Schweigert am Donnerstag, 24. Juli 2014 20:04.

Die neue Version TestSPICE 3.0 ist in der Pilotphase. Bereits heute werden die Features der weiterentwickelren Version von TestSPICE intensiv diskutiert wie der folgende Artikel aus Entwickler.de zeigt.

Link zum Artikel: TestSPICE 3.0 die erste Wahl für agile Testprozesse 



Geschrieben von Detlef Vohwinkel am Mittwoch, 01. Dezember 2010 12:02.



The Version 2 of the SPICE compliant assessment set to analyses the Testing Processes is published


The current Version (2.0) already includes a big number of enhancements gathered from the
experiences in using the Model to analyse and improve Testing Processes.

The model is validated by intacs and accepted as a supported model and ISO 15504-2 compliant assessment model.

Move to the TestSPICE Document library for further information

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