Estimating Test Effort--From Billiard Balls to Electron Clouds

Finding the Model That Is Right for You
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Estimation process improvement presents a significant opportunity to get more success out of your software projects. We can achieve this by leveraging many of the same principles that are applied as best practices in general estimation, while developing a specific framework for predicting test effort. The approach outlined herein offers the ability to approach the task in a systematic manner evolving increasingly valid estimates.

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Trevor Atkins's picture Trevor Atkins

Trevor Atkins is Principal Consultant with Silverpath Technologies and founder of QA Labs Inc. Trevor has been involved in all aspects of hundreds of successful software projects for the last 12+ years, and is dedicated to the design and improvement of quality processes for use across projects and organizations.

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