Conference Presentations

Testing in the Age of Distraction: Flow, Focus, and Defocus in Testing
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We live in interesting times. Knowledge is available at our fingertips, no matter where we are. Social networks enable communication around the world. However, along with these marvels...

Zeger Van Hese, Z-sharp
Implementing Testing for Behavior-Driven Development Using Cucumber
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With the behavior-driven development (BDD) methodology, development teams write high level, plain natural language tests to describe and exercise a system. Unfortunately, it is...

Max Saperstone, Coveros
Continuous Test Automation
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Today’s test organizations often have sizable investments in test automation. Unfortunately, running and maintaining these test suites represents another sizable investment. All too...

Jared Richardson, Agile Artisans
STAREAST 2014: Continuous Testing through Service Virtualization
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The demand to accelerate software delivery and for teams to continuously test and release high quality software sooner has never been greater. However, whether your release strategy is...

Allan Wagner, IBM
Bugfest!
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Know any testers who have bugs opened more than a year ago and still sitting in their defect queue? More than two years ago? Three? The fact is that many software development efforts...

Shaun Bradshaw, Zenergy Technologies, Inc.
Extreme Automation: Software Quality for the Next Generation Enterprise
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Software runs the business. The modern testing organization aspires to be a change agent and an inspiration for quality throughout the entire lifecycle. To be a change agent, the...

Theresa Lanowitz, voke, inc.
The Impact of Cognitive Biases on Test and Project Teams
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Teams are a fundamental part of the way we all work. Understanding the ins and outs of team decision making makes us better employees, better co-workers, and even better people. As...

Thomas Cagley, The David Consulting Group
Automated Analytics Testing with Open Source Tools
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Analytics are an increasingly important capability of any large web site or application. When a user selects an option or clicks a button, dozens—if not hundreds—of behavior-defining...

Marcus Merrell, RetailMeNot, Inc.
STAREAST 2014: Risk-Based Testing for Agile Projects
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Many projects implicitly use some kind of risk-based approach for prioritizing testing activities. However, critical testing decisions should be based on a product risk assessment...

Erik van Veenendaal, Improve Quality IT Services BV
Designing for Testability: Differentiator in a Competitive Market
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In today’s cost conscious marketplace, solution providers gain advantage over competitors when they deliver measurable benefits to customers and partners. Systems of even...

David Campbell, MITRE Corporation

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