Testers as Experts in Failure

Testers as Experts in Failure

How testing deserves respect for a legacy of failing forward. You’ve been there. Stuck in that post-mortem meeting to discuss the consequences of poor testing or no testing practices after being hit hard with a production failure or outage. It is tough being a...
Ask The Tester – Jari Laakso – YOPESO

Ask the Tester: Michael Larsen

Who’s Michael Larsen? Who’s Michael Larsen? Really? You need to get out more! He’s the lead tester at Sidereel. Michael Larsen has been testing software in Silicon Valley since Heavy Metal Bands had big hair. A former musician (one of those big...
Ask The Tester – Jari Laakso – YOPESO

Ask the Tester: Perze Ababa

Have you ever heard of the New York Times? How about iVillage, a division of NBC Universal? You have, eh? We suspected you might. It turns out these large companies have websites that serve readers from around the world with constantly changing content, pulling data...
Advanced Software Testing: Reviews

Test Strategies from Around the World

This webinar will give attendees an overview of the significant test strategies in use by testers in various industries and business domains around the world.  We’ll examine: analytical strategies (where testers analyze requirements or risks to identify the test conditions to cover);  model-based strategies (where testers develop a model of the environment in which the system exists, the inputs and conditions to which the system is subjected, and how the system should behave); methodical strategies (where testers use a predetermined set of test conditions, such as a quality standard or set of heuristics); process-compliant strategies (where testers follow a set of processes defined by others, such as Agile testing); reactive strategies (where testers react to the actual system under test rather than trying to pre-plan the testing); and, other strategies in common use.