What are the countermeasures that test manager should take against risks?

Test manager must take following steps to mitigate the risk while developing product:

  • Avoidance: Eliminate the risk factor that is involved.
  • Reduction: Mitigation plan to decrease the impact of risks and to take corrective measures.
  • Sharing: Transfer the risk to another resource such as insource or insure.
  • Accept: Accept the risk and prepare a planned budget for these risks.