Sitting With a Wizard

Sitting With a Wizard

Watching how computers are used in movies and TV shows can be amusing Some scenes have become (in)famous – the quote at the start of this post is from Jurassic Park.

A Bird’s-Eye View of Load Testing

A Bird’s-Eye View of Load Testing

While each kind of performance testing may have different goals and test designs, in most cases they use the same approach: applying multi-user synthetic workload to the system. The term ‘load testing’ is used further in this article because, by...
YU55 Near Miss

YU55 Near Miss

I dare to ask about the consequences of an eventually failing asteroid observation software. I think the good news is that there are a lot of amateurs out there who will use a broad variety of similar tools which calculate and “estimate” the same thing. If one of...
Advanced Software Testing: Static Code Analysis

Advanced Software Testing: Static Code Analysis

This is the sixth webinar in a series on advanced software testing.  This one is excerpted from Rex Black’s and Jamie Mitchell’s upcoming book, Advanced Software Testing: Volume 3, a book for technical test analysts, programmers, and test engineers.  In this webinar,...