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Assessing Automated Testing Tools: A "How To" Evaluation Approach[presentation]

You've been assigned the task of evaluating automated testing tools for your organization. Whether it's your first experience or you're looking to make a change, selecting the "best" automated testing tool can be a daunting task.

Dave Kapelanski, Compuware Corporation
Using Test Oracles in Automation[presentation]

Software test automation is often a difficult and complex process. The most familiar aspects of test automation are organizing and running of test cases and capturing and verifying test results.

Douglas Hoffman, Software Quality Methods LLC
Automated Database Testing: Testing and Using Stored Procedures for Testing[presentation]

Today's heterogeneous data environments place a heavy burden on test engineers. Applications must be tested for seamless interface with the back-end databases, but often this goes beyond what popular test automation tools can provide.

Mary Sweeney, Sammamish Software Services
Obtaining Management Buy-In and Support for Your Test Automation Efforts[presentation]

The success of your test automation efforts often depends not only on you and your team, but on your management as well. The number one complaint from test automation teams is that they don't have management support for their test efforts.

Eric Patel, RapidSQA
Optimize Application Infrastructure Performance Before Going Live[presentation]

Our surveys have shown that over 75 percent of applications fail to meet their performance goals.

Rajesh Radhakrishnan, Mercury Interactive
Avoiding Test Automation Pitfalls and Guaranteeing Return on Investment[presentation]

Companies that have attempted to implement test automation for functional testing have discovered-usually the hard way-that it isn't easy.

Jeff Tatelman, TurnKey Solutions Corp
A Formula for Test Automation Success: Finding the Right Mix of Skill Sets and Tools[presentation]

Not sure what elements to consider now that you're ready to embark on the mission of automating your testing?

Gerd Weishaar, IBM Rational software
Total Reliability Management- Test Automation to Production[presentation]

Most companies organize their application development teams in a manner that reduces communication. However, the end result of this is that the application is released with more defects and on a delayed schedule.

Rohit Gupta, Segue Software Inc
People Issues in Test Automation[presentation]

This session uncovers some of the key people issues you'll likely be confronted with as a team leader or test manager when using test automation. Examine alternative team structures, automation roles, common problems, and tips for obtaining fast payback.

Lloyd Roden, Grove Consultants
Application Performance and Reliability Management - 24x7[presentation]

Managing system performance and reliability has never been as significantx0151or as challengingx0151as it is now. These days, most organizations have multi-technology, multi-vendor, multi-tier environments.

Ross Collard, Collard and Company
Just Enough Software Test Automation[presentation]

To answer the question ''How much test automation is enough?'' we have to look at the areas of the software testing process that can be automated, followed by the areas that should be automated, as well as what levels and types of tests will be automated.

Daniel Mosley, Daniel Mosley & Associates
Testing Web Services: A Dose of Reality[presentation]

Web services truly have the potential to change the world! Along with the magic of Web services comes a dose of reality. For Web services to truly be a panacea to the masses, quality is imperative.

Theresa Lanowitz, Gartner Inc
Adventures in Test Automation of Embedded Systems[presentation]

Has your organization ever wondered about the various types, levels, and approaches to automation in testing embedded software-systems, and how you "stack up" in using them?

Jon Hagar, Jon Hagar Educational Services
Differential Testing: A Cost-Effective Automated Approach for Large, Complex Systems[presentation]

Differential testing is an automated method you can use in testing large, complex systems.

Rick Hower, Digital Media Group, Inc.
The Journey to Test Automation Maturity[presentation]

There's a pattern to the way test automation typically emerges within an organization.

Dorothy Graham, Grove Consultants


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