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Mastering Software Testing with JUnit 5 by Boni García

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Defect-tracking systems

A defect-tracking system (also known as bug tracking system, bug tracker, or issue tracker) is a software system that keeps track of reported software defects in software projects. The main benefits of this kind of systems is to provide a centralized overview of development management, bug reporting, and even feature request. It is also common to maintain a list of pending items, often called backlog.

There are a bunch of defect-tracking systems available, both proprietary and open source. In this section, we make a brief of several of the most well-known:

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