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  • Culture & Methods Follow 887 Followers

    James Bach on a Career in Testing and Advice for New Players

    by Xiaoqian Geng Follow 0 Followers , James Bach Follow 0 Followers on  Nov 11, 2018

    In this interview, James Bach explores making software testing legible and how to assess the values of your testing work and risk in a software product. He talks about how to overcome the testing automation pesticide paradox, and how should we leverage AI and ML in our testing. With more than 30 years software testing experience, Bach gives three pieces of advice to software testing beginners.

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    Adopting Continuous Delivery at teamplay, Siemens Healthineers

    by Vladyslav Ukis Follow 1 Followers , Dave Farley Follow 2 Followers on  Sep 04, 2018

    Continuous Delivery is about working in a way that keeps the system in a releasable state throughout its development. This article describes how a large software development organization at Siemens Healthineers started the transformation towards Continuous Delivery. It describes the strategy and tactics used to gradually and safely change the development process in a regulated medical domain.

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    Deep Dive into JUnit 5 Extension Model

    by Uday Tatiraju Follow 2 Followers on  Aug 19, 2018

    JUnit 5 is a modular and extensible testing framework with support for Java 8 and higher. The Jupiter extension model can be used to add custom features. This is explained by building out a simple set of extensions that support the BDD approach to testing with full code examples.

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Q&A on the Book Agile Methods for Safety-Critical Systems

Posted by Brian Shoemaker Follow 0 Followers , Ben Linders Follow 29 Followers , Nancy Van Schooenderwoert Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 15, 2018

The book Agile Methods for Safety-Critical Systems explains how agile principles and practices can be used to build quality in from the start to develop medical and other safety-critical systems.

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How to Achieve Collaboration as a Key Driver for Continuous Testing

Posted by Alexander Mohr Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 11, 2018

This article describes how to avoid a team-centric testing approach from becoming a roadblock for agile transformation and why collaboration across teams is the key for overall success.

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The Cloud Native QA

Posted by Greg Simons Follow 0 Followers on  Aug 08, 2018

The advent and widespread adoption of the cloud ecosystem presents a new challenge to the modern-day QA. What does it mean to be QA in a Cloud Native software business? 2

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Improving Testability of Java Microservices with Container Orchestration and a Service Mesh

Posted by Sebastian Daschner Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 31, 2018

This article provides a practical demonstration of how container orchestration and service mesh technology provides an abstraction over service instances and networking, which enables better testing.

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How Contract Tests Improve the Quality of Your Distributed Systems

Posted by Marcin Grzejszczak Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 29, 2018

Catching bugs at the end of a development cycle is costly, but how do you incrementally test complex distributed systems? In this article, Marcin Grzejszczak looks at the problem and solution. 1

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Coaching Technical Practices

Posted by Pedro Santos Follow 3 Followers on  Jul 23, 2018

A software development coach, focusing on XP practices describes how he organizes sessions, including subjects, exercises and format and shares challenges faced, experiences and offers advice. 2

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Q&A on the Book Testing in the Digital Age

Posted by Ben Linders Follow 29 Followers , Tom van de Ven Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 19, 2018

The Book Testing in the Digital Age explains the impact that developments like robotics, artificial intelligence, internet of things, and big data are having in testing.

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Peer Reviews Either Sandbag or Propel Agile Development

Posted by Patrick Londa Follow 1 Followers on  Jul 12, 2018

Agile teams are hungry for rapid feedback. This article discusses how to unlock the potential of your peer code and document reviews to accelerate development and foster a culture of collaboration

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2018 State of Testing Report

Posted by Joel Montvelisky Follow 0 Followers , Ben Linders Follow 29 Followers , Lalit Bhamare Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 01, 2018

The State of Testing 2018 report provides insights into the adoption of test techniques, practices, and test automation, and the challenges that testers are facing.