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Testing Cloud Services: SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS[presentation]
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Cloud computing has changed the environment of testing. Its use is increasing for hosting business applications (SaaS) and testing (TaaS). Martin Pol and Jeroen Mengerink focus on SaaS...

Martin Pol, Polteq and Jeroen Mengerink, Polteq
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
Influence and Authority: Use Your Personal Power to Get Things Done[presentation]
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How often have you been in a situation where you could see the solution and yet did not have the authority to make a change? You tried persuasion; you tried selling your ideas; you...

Johanna Rothman, Rothman Consulting Group, Inc.
Continuous Test Automation[presentation]
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Today’s test organizations often have sizable investments in test automation. Unfortunately, running and maintaining these test suites represents another sizable investment. All too...

Jared Richardson, Agile Artisans
The Challenges of BIG Testing: Automation, Virtualization, Outsourcing, and More[presentation]
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Large-scale and complex testing projects can stress the testing and automation practices we have learned through the years, resulting in less than optimal outcomes. However...

Hans Buwalda, LogiGear
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
Rapid Software Testing: Reporting[presentation]
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Test reporting is something few testers take time to practice. Nevertheless, it's a fundamental skill—vital for your professional credibility and your own self management. Many people...

James Bach, Satisfice, Inc.
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
Role of Testing in Dev-Ops: Your Part in Driving Superior Customer Experience[presentation]
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The ability to offer superior end customer experience in real time has become an imperative for businesses today. Continuous testing, integration, delivery approaches executed by closely knit development-testing-operations (Dev-Ops) team can make a...

Tom Edwards, Nielsen, and Mathew Varughese, TCS Assurance Services
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.
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 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
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

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