Sponsor Session: Easy, Reliable, and Fast End-to-End Testing at Scale

Join Joseph Lust, a software engineer at mabl, as he shows you how to test the holistic quality of your web applications, from user experience to visual design to performance. mabl is a SaaS platform that simplifies end-to-end testing with a secure and scalable built-in infrastructure. With test data collected from all aspects of your […]

Sponsor Session: Ultimate Requirements & Test Management with SpiraTest

spreadsheets and documents? Do you have to juggle between separate tools such as Jira, Jenkins and Selenium to keep track of it all? Do you wish your requirements management, testing tools and defect trackers were all in sync? This session demonstrates SpiraTest – the powerful test management tool from Inflectra. SpiraTest is trusted by over […]

Refactoring for Those Who Don’t Code

Listen to “Addicted to Refactoring with Paul Merrill” on Spreaker. Ever hear your developers talking about “refactoring” as if it’s a magical spell that solves all problems? Ever wonder if they’d loan you that potion for your test automation scripts? Join us to learn the magic of Refactoring. We’ll discuss the proper definition of refactoring, […]

Truly Agile, or Just a Pretender?

Let’s be honest, Agile is not business as usual. Are you working for a company that has transitioned from other types of development models to Agile? If so, did you change your QA methodologies? If you did, why? If you did not, why? You say you have always been an Agile shop, really? How do […]

Workshop: Conquer Testing with a Risk Analysis Strategy Workshop

The scope and complexities of software testing are increasing significantly as new technologies emerge, applications become more advanced, and users become more astute! The quantity of test conditions and test cases can make the process of testing overwhelming, especially when factoring in aggressive deadlines and a lack of resources. Utilizing a strategic risk-based analysis approach […]

Workshop: Software Design Patterns for Quality Engineers … and Then Some

What’s the definition of “best practices” for designing software? How about automation frameworks? … your API test strategy? … for your GUI tests? What does it mean to design and code a scalable application? The core to ensuring that you, as an automation engineer, or software engineer, are creating a well-designed program, e.g. framework, tests, […]

Standing on the Shoulders of Testing Giants

There are so many wonderful ideas out there and amazing people doing amazing things in the world of software testing. The software testing industry has an immense amount of testing Giants. Many times, we get can get lost by focusing on one Giant alone or overwhelmed by the enormity of it all that we don’t […]

Automation Yoga: Stretching your ROI with Jupyter Notebooks

Automation is judged by its return on investment, to ensure a good return a great deal of effort is put forth choosing the just the right tests to automate. This creates a niche market, to maximize ROI you need to stretch the total addressable market (TAM) your automation can serve. In this talk I will […]