• Mobile Testing & ALM

    Quality and Testing Trends in the Digital Transformation Era

    Quality Assurance & Testing fulfills a critical role in any digital transformation journey. Identifying the right tools, methodologies and measures to assure customer experience is increasingly essential to success.
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    6 Key Steps to Successful Agile Testing Projects

    February 13, 2015 Share
    Application teams are continuously adopting agile software techniques as the principal method of building applications. Agile methodologies, such as Scrum, Extreme Programming, Feature-Driven Development and Test-Driven Development offer the ability to iteratively develop applications.
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Two Agile Myths- BUSTED!

    November 22, 2013 Share
    Agile is just a series of waterfalls There’s a lot more to being agile than just shortening the cycle. The waterfall process is defined by stages (or tollgates) that happen in serial - Requirements, Design, Construction, Verification, and then Maintenance. Agile incorporates all of these tasks in parallel, with a focus on collaboration, rapid feedback loops and the embracing of change. Each story (or item of value) moving through an agile queue can be labeled with similar states from waterfall. This does not make the sprint mini-waterfalls. Since the transitions are at the feature/story level (and not at the project ...
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    Personas- Who Are You Building Those Features For?

    November 11, 2013 Share
    All people are different. In bazillion ways. Some are young, some – old. Highly educated or just in pre-school. Some like cats, others like dogs. Some have an iPhone, others use an Android phone. When we build software we most often build it for someone else to use. And the people that use that software are different from us. They know different things, they expect different things, and they like different things. So you cannot possibly expect that when you build a feature, everyone will know how or why to use it. If you bet on a wrong design people ...
  • .NET Testing & ALM

    2 Quick Agile Myths- Busted?

    November 07, 2013 Share
    Agile Projects don’t use Project Managers It is true Scrum doesn’t discuss Project Managers – it focuses on the Product Owner, Scrum Master, and the Development Team. Scrum is only one implementation of the agile principles (albeit probably the most well-known). Even though Scrum doesn’t call out the role of Project Management in its literature, it never states that you can’t have one. Project Managers typically have different responsibilities, such as budgeting, reporting, and portfolio management. These are all extremely important, especially in larger organizations, and experience project managers excel at these tasks. Project Managers are also a vital link ...