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Building an Independent Test Group[presentation]

Are you attempting to start an independent test group or increase the scope and value of your present group?

Scott Eder, Catalina Marketing
Assuring Testable Requirements[presentation]

One strategy for assuring testable software is to assure testable requirements, i.e., requirements that are clearly and precisely specified and cost-effectively checkable.

David Gelperin, LiveSpecs Software
Test Metrics: A Practical Approach To Tracking and Interpretation[presentation]

You can improve the overall quality of a software project through the use of test metrics.

Shaun Bradshaw, Questcon Technologies Inc
Contrasting White-Box and Black-Box Performance Testing[presentation]

What exactly do people mean when they say they are going to run a "black box performance test"? And why would they choose to adopt such a test strategy over a potentially more revealing approach such as "white box performance testing"?

Steve Splaine, Nielsen Media Research
Are We There Yet? Knowing When You Have Reached Your Quality Target[presentation]

Marketing may set the schedule for software delivery. Product management may create the budget. But as a test manager, how do you know when your product is ready to ship?

Sanjay Jejurikar, Disha Technologies Inc.
Validation vs. Testing in a Regulated Environment[presentation]

When the FDA approved the use of electronic signatures for drug acceptance by medical professionals, the software systems that captured those signatures fell under FDA audit scrutiny.

Andrew Oliver, Dendrite International, Inc.
Measuring Testing Effectiveness using Defect Detection Percentage[presentation]

How good is your testing? Can you demonstrate the detrimental effect on testing if not enough time is allowed?

Dorothy Graham, Grove Consultants UK
Building A Dynamic Test Automation Environment[presentation]

Even in a perfect world, building an organization's test automation environment is a daunting task.

Dave Kapelanski, Compuware Corporation
Testing Dialogues- Technical Issues[presentation]

Test professionals face a myriad of issues with immature development technologies, changing systems environments, increasingly complex applications, and 24/7 reliability demands.

Johanna Rothman, Rothman Consulting Group, Inc.
Testing Toolkit for J2EE Systems: A Case Study[presentation]

Taking a test team from a client/server environment to J2EE-based Web technologies and implementing test automation at the same time is a challenge.

Clay Coleman, CapTech Ventures
Test Driven Project Management[presentation]

In Test-Driven Development (TDD), you write a test that fails before you write the code that makes the test pass. Expanding on that concept, Glenayre Technologies set up its test organization to drive project management issues, too.

Scott Lazenby, Glenayre Technologies
Use of Inspections for Product and Process Improvement[presentation]

It is widely known that software inspections are a cost-effective approach for finding defects in source code as well as other project documents such as requirements specifications.

Lawrence Day, Boeing
Quality Assurance and .NET: How to Effectively Test Your New .NET Applications[presentation]

If your organization is migrating to .NET, you need to be concerned about how .NET will impact your department's testing and quality assurance efforts.

Dan Koloski, Empirix Software
Introducing Test Driven Development[presentation]

You may ask, why would anyone write an automated unit test for code that has not yet been written?

Matthew Heusser, Priority-Health
Test Automation: An Architected Solution[presentation]

What does it take to produce automation "testware" that is efficient, effective, maintainable, and usable?

Dan Young, Schwab Performance Technologies


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