Test execution is a crucial phase in the software testing life cycle (STLC), where the test cases are run on the software under test and the results are recorded and analyzed. How do you know if your test execution is effective, efficient, and aligned with your quality goals? You need to use some key metrics and indicators that can help you measure and improve your test execution progress and quality. In this article, we will discuss some of the most common and useful metrics and indicators that you can use in your test execution and reporting.