Implementing Crowdsourced Testing

Rajini Padmanaban, QA InfoTech & Mukesh Sharma, QA InfoTech

In today’s market, global outreach, quick time to release, and a feature rich design are the major factors that determine a product’s success. Organizations are constantly on the lookout for innovative testing techniques to match these driving forces. Crowdsourced testing is a paradigm increasing in popularity because it addresses these factors through its scale, flexibility, cost effectiveness, and fast turnaround. Join Rajini Padmanaban and Mukesh Sharma as they describe what it takes to implement a crowdsourced testing effort including its definition, models, relevance to today’s development world, and challenges and mitigation strategies. Rajini and Mukesh share the facts and myths about crowdsourced testing. They span a range of theory and practice including case studies of real-life experiences and exercises to illustrate the message, and explain what it takes to maximize the benefits of a crowdsourced test implementation.