10 Critical Lessons in Test Outsourcing

10 Critical Lessons in Test Outsourcing

Everyone wants to enjoy the benefits of outsourcing of test work.  Lower cost labor.  Flexible response to peak workloads.  Leveraging other people’s expensive and complex test environments.  Accessing skilled, certified testers on demand.  But, with all the horror...
Testers Behaving Badly

Testers Behaving Badly

Every software tester has a story about how they have been misunderstood or mistreated by co-workers or colleagues, or managers that don’t understand the work they do or its importance. Those things sometimes happen, but it’s a two-way street. There are...
Baselining Your Testing Team

Baselining Your Testing Team

Across the software testing market, tester’s skill levels differ tremendously. Some testers have experience with regulated environments, while others have worked exclusively on startup projects. Requirements and project management maturity levels vary across projects...
How to Pick A Winning Test Team

How to Pick A Winning Test Team

Automation Demands Special Skills; Field The Best Players Possible People are at the core of any successful automated software testing program implementation, and hiring competent and qualified people with the matching skill set is critical to the success of AST....