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Security Testing for Testing Professionals[presentation]
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Today’s software applications are often security critical, making security testing an essential part of a software quality program. Unfortunately, most testers have not been taught how...

Jeff Payne, Coveros, Inc.
Performance Testing in Agile: The Path to 5 Star App Reviews[presentation]
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Application performance is the first aspect of quality that every customer experiences. It can mean the difference between winning and losing a customer—between a 5-star app and a 2. No...

Shane Evans, Hewlett-Packard
Principles Before Practices: Transform Your Testing by Understanding Key Concepts[presentation]
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It’s one thing to be exposed to new techniques from conferences and training courses, but it’s quite another thing to apply them in real life. A major reason is that people tend to...

Randy Rice, Rice Consulting Services, Inc.
The Golden Rules for Managing Large Testing Initiatives[presentation]
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Large technology transformations and undertakings are challenging because they cut across multiple systems and domains of technology and solutions. They involve multiple organizations...

Krishna Murthy, Tata Consultancy Services
Game On: Automating Sports Video Game Testing[presentation]
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Sports video games are generally on a short cycle time—tied to the start of a particular sport’s season. Like all video games, the pressure is always on to add more features to sell...

Fazeel Gareeboo, EA Sports
Measurement and Metrics for Test Managers[presentation]
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To be most effective, test managers must develop and use metrics to help direct the testing effort and make informed recommendations about the software’s release readiness and...

Rick Craig, Software Quality Engineering
The Impact of Cognitive Biases on Test and Project Teams[presentation]
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Teams are a fundamental part of the way we all work. Understanding the ins and outs of team decision making makes us better employees, better co-workers, and even better people. As...

Thomas Cagley, The David Consulting Group
Video: Continuous Testing through Service Virtualization[presentation]
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The demand to accelerate software delivery and for teams to continuously test and release high quality software sooner has never been greater. However, whether your release strategy is...

Allan Wagner, IBM
Test Automation Patterns: Issues and Solutions[presentation]
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Automating system level test execution can result in many problems. It is surprising to find that many people encounter the same problems, yet they are not aware of common... 

Seretta Gamba, Steria Mummert ISS GmbH and Dorothy Graham, Independent Test Consultant
Next-Generation Performance Testing with Lifecycle Monitoring[presentation]
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With the increasing market demand for “always on” high performance applications, many organizations find that their traditional load testing programs have failed to keep pace with...

Scott Barber, SmartBear
Exposing Test Management Myths[presentation]
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We’ve all heard test management myths such as: “Utilize everyone, all the time”, “Don’t let people come to you without solutions to problems,” “Training time is useless,” and my...

Johanna Rothman, Rothman Consulting Group, Inc.
Automated Analytics Testing with Open Source Tools[presentation]
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Analytics are an increasingly important capability of any large web site or application. When a user selects an option or clicks a button, dozens—if not hundreds—of behavior-defining...

Marcus Merrell, RetailMeNot, Inc.
Getting Started with Risk-based Testing[presentation]
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Whether you are new to testing or looking for a better way to organize your test practices and processes, the Systematic Test and Evaluation Process (STEP™) offers a flexible...

Dale Perry, Software Quality Engineering
Succeeding as an Ethnic or Minority Tester[presentation]
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No one wishes to see himself as different or treat other people differently because of his uniqueness. Unfortunately, we are frequently judged and our skills presumed based on our...

Yousef Harfi, Medavie Blue Cross
Alan Page: On Testing[presentation]
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You name the testing topic, and Alan Page has an opinion on it, hands-on practical experience with it—or both. Spend the afternoon with Alan as he discusses a variety of topics, trends...

Alan Page, Microsoft

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