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This track will help participants understand how they can fit traditional test practices into an Agile environment as well as explore real-world examples of testing projects and teams in varying degrees of Agile adoption.

Develop Yourself and Uplift Others

In the constant flux of software development, everyone involved in creating new technologies and features must adapt to changes or be left behind. One obstacle facing professional development is lack of support and/or guidance from management. According to a recent survey by Robert Half Finance & Accounting, only 26% of employers allow their employees to […]

What You Can’t Measure, You Can’t Improve

Hudl offers a cloud-based solution to help coaches and athletes edit and share video, and advanced analytics to help their teams win. We operate in a continuous integration/delivery model with multiple deploys to production daily. We recently embarked on a journey to collect meaningful data to allow us to learn and make decisions based on […]

Agile Testing Transformation Story

This session focuses on the agile transformation journey that test teams go through from formal waterfall process to mature agile process in large organizations with several dependencies outside their control. We will focus on various aspects involved in agile testing transformation including business drivers for adopting agile, organizational alignment, skills evolution of the workforce, tools […]

How to Succeed at Failing

Agile retrospectives are done with the full intent of not only reflecting what was accomplished in an iteration, but also what can be improved. With a Lean thinking underbody to Agile, it’s important that we learn from our failures and focus on continuous improvement. What we often do is “fail at failing”. This results from […]

Service Virtualization: How to Test More Faster by Testing Less

What is service virtualization and how does it hasten testing? Agile teams tend to struggle in getting development and testing in sync. Many teams run minified waterfalls, where testers get working code a few days before the end of the sprint. It’s rare that a tool will help. But Service Virtualization is one of those […]

Hyper-Parallelism – The Panacea of Automated Testing?

When it comes to most things in life, most people tend to think more is better. But does this maxim hold true to automated testing? Should you test every possible browser/OS combination possible with every functional workflow because an executive thinks it’s a good idea? Does this mean you need to build the biggest Selenium […]

Workshop: Practical Agile Testing Workshop

The Agile Manifesto was published in 2001. It took the software industry a good few years to truly understand what the manifesto means, and the principles behind it. However, choosing and implementing the right set of practices to get the true value from working the Agile way has been the biggest challenge for most! While […]

Today’s Regression Automation Challenge for CI/CD

Regression Automation is all over the map today. The software testing world is way more varied than people think. Some organizations have thousands of tests constantly running on all kinds of VMs taking multiple days to execute, while others have no test automation at all. Any hope of Continuous Delivery or Pipeline Automation makes this […]

Workshop: Test Case Design Intensive – Advanced

Many testers think they know how to write test cases. Writing great test cases is difficult but they are a valuable asset. In the new normal of Agile, continuous testing, rapid delivery, “automate everything,” lean documentation development lifecycles- you may not think there is time for thoughtful, intelligent test design. It is essential. Excellent test […]